Sr. Project Engineer in Tampa, FL at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 10/28/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
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  • Experience:
    At least 10 year(s)
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Job Description

JobID: 376696

Johnson Service Group is Recruiting for a Sr Project Engineer for a great client of ours in the Tampa, FL area. 

*****All candidates must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship*****

  • Responsible to the Project Manager for the day-to-day engineering oversight and technical coordination of a combined cycle construction project.
  • Coordinate and collaborate with lead contractor (Engineer, Procure and Construct), internal staff, and other contributing contractors to ensure coordination of technical designs, test plans, and provide guidance for resolution of all technical issues. 
  • Provide engineering and technical support to the project team from start of detailed design engineering and initial construction through commercial operation and final delivery of the facility. 
  • Monitor ongoing project progress and assess actual and potential risks to schedule and budget.
  • Positively contribute to a project culture that results in extraordinary safety, quality, budget and schedule performance. 
  • Investigate potentially serious situations and recommend corrective measures. 
  • Assess and report on project work, ensuring objectives are met on time and within budget.
  • Closely monitor progress and identify any potential and critical issues..

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in technical or business field. Experience in managing and leading construction projects with values in excess of $150 million. 
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of experience in major project and construction or power plant engineering roles including engineering oversight and technical conformance review.  
  • Excellent written and spoken English language communication skills.
  • Desirable: Power plant development and operations experience, advanced business or technical degree, PMP certification.

Essential Functions

  • Ensure adherence to safety and quality standards
  • Assure as-designed conditions meet contract requirements
  • Oversee the development and maintenance of technical drawings, plans and procedures
  • Manage the owner’s engineering project tasks, review invoices for accuracy, review budgets, assess performance, and monitor progress
  • Participate in processes to identify, monitor, mitigate and report on project risks
  • Collaborate on all aspects of project engineering from detailed design through commissioning
  • Contribute to the development and completion of project management plans (PMPs)
  • Work collaboratively with internal cross-functional teams and externally with project counterparties
  • Facilitate interaction between contract personnel involved in construction activities with Owner’s operations personnel from commissioning through initial operation and plant acceptance
  • Support technical aspects of the change management process
  • Actively manage constructability / operability / maintainability design reviews

Qualified candidates apply direct or send resumes to Chris at