Project Engineer

MAI Construction | Thursday, March 21st 2019 | Blog

Job Title:

Project Engineer

About Us:

MAI Construction, Inc. is a full-service general contractor serving Northern California with a focus on the Greater Bay Area. For over 45 years MAI has built a reputation as a top contractor covering a wide variety of markets including Technology, Life Sciences, Corporate Office and Education.  Our dedicated and experienced project team takes pride in knowing every detail from conception to completion.  We are looking for a motivated Project Manager to join our team! Please email your resume to

Job Description:

  • Working with projects managers on all aspects of a project from bid through project closeout
  • Assisting in bidding out projects to subcontractors, estimating for self-performed work and preparing proposals
  • Assisting project manager with prime contract and issuing subcontracts
  • Integral part of the construction team, working on submittals, change orders, RFI’s, project documents, project meetings, invoicing owner, reviewing and approving subcontractor invoices and overall project processes 
  • Liaison between office and field
  • Participate in trade shows and industry organizations

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree with a preference in Construction Management or Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a project engineer
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office suite including Excel and Project
  • Good understanding of all trades-including MEP
  • Strong communication skills both verbal and written
  • Client-centered approach with a focus on customer development and satisfaction
  • Possess a “do whatever it takes” attitude
  • Creative thinker who is willing to think outside the box to achieve client goals
  • Autonomous individual who enjoys working with a team
  • Self-starter
  • Excellent time management skills, fully able to set own schedule


MAI Construction offers a comprehensive benefits package, including:

  • Competitive Salaries
  • Complete Health Care Plan
  • Performance Bonus
  • Profit Sharing Plan
  • 401K Plan
  • Personalized Benefit Planning
  • Vehicle Reimbursement/Company Vehicles