• Location: Tampa, Florida
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #2797

NextPath Career Partners is currently seeking a Construction Project Engineer / Assistant Project Manager join our client’s team. This is a remote, direct hire position. Candidate must sit in the Tampa Bay area.

SALARY: $80-130k (depending on experience)


  • Candidate must have a Bachelor’s of Science degree in construction management/science, engineering or related field or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 3+ years experience in large, commercial construction projects
  • Demonstrated experience with RFIs, submittals, and punch lists
  • Experience preferred in aviation, healthcare, high-rise, higher education, advanced technology, or corporate campus construction


  • Notifies subcontractors of commencement dates; solicits delivery schedules from suppliers; expedites deliveries to avoid costly construction delays
  • Participates in the detailed estimating of cost and construction time for proposed changes; may participate in direct negotiations with owners about change orders; when negotiations are concluded, the PE I ensures that contract plans and the master schedule are updated properly
  • Prepares submittal schedule as required to meet construction schedule and coordinates submissions with subcontractors; assumes overall responsibility for submittals to include checking for accuracy, transmittals to and from subcontractors, architects, superintendents, and maintaining logs
  • Prepares and/or oversees the preparation of a number of reports dealing with the project, such as material logs, submittal logs, RFI logs, drawing logs, long-lead items log as required by owners and/or company operating procedures
  • Assists the project manager in the preparation of subcontracts; assists in resolving any problems regarding the interpretation and/or execution of the subcontract; alerts the project manager to problems that have not been satisfactorily resolved at this level and proposes alternative courses of action
  • Assists in the verification of monthly subcontractor payment requests
  • May assume a role in locating suppliers for various building materials; reviews invoices upon request to verify quantity, quality, and prices for construction materials
  • Responds to requests for information (RFIs) from owners and subcontractors, preparing RFIs for the project architect and/or structural engineer of record when necessary to clarify technical issues concerning the project; ensures that information received in response to RFIs is routed to the applicable field superintendent and subcontractors
  • Assists in compiling close-out documents, including as-built drawings, guarantees, warranties, service manuals, and other related documents for delivery to the owner; may prepare warranty for inclusion in this package and assist in preparing other close-out documents as assigned
  • Participates in job site safety as outlined in company’s Safety & Health Manual

NextPath is a candidate centric recruiting firm focused on your career goals to help you find your next path! Our team of professional recruiters have over 80 years of combined experience to help you navigate a job change. Our clients span local and national with roles in sales, creative, marketing, and staffing on a direct, contract-to-perm, and contract (project) basis.
If the position above doesn’t appear to fit, we do have a host of clients with roles that could be a match and not every position will be posted. Feel free to reach out to find a better match by emailing your resume to apply@nextpathcp.com for a recruiter to engage.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer
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