Project Engineer - Achen-Gardner Construction

Posted: March 14, 2017

Position Summary:

Achen-Gardner Construction LLC is currently hiring a full-time Project Engineer. The individual selected for this position will provide project management and field support services including, but not limited to: project administration, scheduling, cost monitoring and controls, job safety inspections and job documentation.

The position reports to the senior project manager.

  • Assist project manager and project superintendent in preparation of the construction master project schedule and assist the same in monitoring, reporting and updating master schedule based on field progress.
  • Continually monitor field activity costs and compare against project's budget estimate; develop and maintain a communication plan to inform project manager and project superintendent of any discrepancies.
  • Actively participate in and attend project construction meetings both with owner client and in-house to gain knowledge and insight into the mechanics of the project.
  • Promote, with cooperation of project manager, superintendent and company safety director, the site-safety program and monitor it closely to ensure a safe site in compliance with company, client and government requirements and regulations.


  • Basic knowledge of materials, methods and the tools involved in the construction or repair of highways, roads and underground wet utilities.
  • Basic knowledge of business and management principles involved in resource allocation and coordination, leadership techniques and production methods.
  • Skills Required: Basic skills in in Microsoft Office, Word and Excel; ability to problem solve and make effective decisions; and ability to develop and maintain effective and cooperative working relationships. Experience with HCSS Estimating and HCSS Heavy Job Reporting software, and bilingual speaking ability (English/Spanish) are a plus.

For more information, and additional job requirements and duties, please see the job description (PDF).

Interested applicants may contact human resources coordinator Lidia Castillo at 480.403.9424 or via email to


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