Project Engineer

May 02 2023
ALTRES Industrial |Hilo|Full Time, $55,000 - $97,000 / year
Job Description

Success​ful engineering company that oversees a large project portfolio is growing their team!

They are looking for someone to assist with projects on Hawai'i Island and will consider experienced as well as entry-level candidates!

The ideal candidate will have a degree in engineering, general construction knowledge and the ability to understand project contracts, specifications, and drawings. Candidates will also need to be able to learn quickly and adapt to a dynamic work environment.

Does that sound like you? If so, we want you to apply today!




Hilo, Big Island


$55,000 to $97,000 a year, depending on experience


  • Provide support to clients in all project stages.
  • Serve as the liaison between the client and contractor.
  • Ensure that projects are on schedule and within appropriate budget.
  • Coordinate projects with clients, contractors, and 3rd parties (e.g., Fire Department, Hawaiian Tel, DWS, HELCO, Hawaii Gas and DOT).
  • Coordinate project and schedule updates and workforce scheduling.
  • Review and process design requirements -- RFI?s, submittals, project changes.
  • Coordinate Field Inspectors and ensure all pertinent information is passed on and noted.
  • Perform work site visits and maintain logs.
  • Research and respond to RFIs as needed.
  • Review and process contract change orders.
  • Prepare weekly and monthly reports.
  • Prepare monthly progress payments.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Minimum bachelor?s degree in engineering.
  • Minimum 1-3 years of experience in engineering and/or construction.
  • Ability to read and understand project contracts, specifications, and drawings.
  • Professional Engineering license helpful.
  • ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician ? Grade I preferred.
  • Experience using scales and concrete/soil testing equipment helpful.
  • Proficient skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint), Adobe Acrobat, Primavera P6.
  • Good time management skills with the ability to balance demand amongst different projects.
  • Ability to obtain a MTRB Certification (Concrete, Bituminous, Soils and Aggregate) within first 6 months of employment.