Zephyr UAS, Inc./Zephyr Rail (ZUI), a rapidly growing engineering and construction management firm, is hiring Resident Engineers to work in the exciting and vibrant transit program in Los Angeles, CA. Our culture, plus continuous opportunities for growth present candidates with unique opportunities. Don’t miss out!
The Resident Engineer oversees, manages and coordinates construction activities of major capital projects.
RESIDENT ENGINEER ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIP
The Resident Engineer is the lead member of the staff of the Construction Manager. Resident Engineer interfaces with Assistant Resident Engineer, Office Engineer, Clerk technicians, and field inspectors internally and with the contractor staff, designer staff, utilities, city and county agencies externally.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Monitor Contractor progress against project schedule.
Negotiate settlement of changes and claims.
Coordinate outside agency support of contractor schedule.
Coordinate design support of construction.
Monitor Contractor Quality Control effort through daily inspections.
Oversee and coordinate staff functions.
Assign inspectors tasks.
Hold Weekly Coordination Meetings with Contractor.
Assure maintenance of Project Records, Files and “As-Built” Data.
Prepare and issue daily and weekly resident engineer’s reports.
Monitor and enforce Contractor Safety Program.
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Construction Management is a must, or equivalent experience in construction or related field, minimum of 15 years in field office environment.
Professional Engineer License required
Ability to direct and supervise support staff in the field office
Ability to read, analyze and write concise and accurate reports
Ability to communicate effectively, participate in verbal presentation and discussions
Experience in claims disposition and working knowledge of scheduling software
Ability to work with people in a cooperative environment
Internal Number: RE01
About Zephyr Rail
Zephyr Rail (ZUI) was established in 2015 in Orange County, California. We are a family-owned company who aims to provide efficient and cost effective engineering and construction management solutions to meet the most aggressive schedule or budget constraints.
ZUI provides engineering design and construction management services for a variety of railroad projects. The firm’s areas of expertise range from feasibility studies requiring conceptual design and analysis to final design, including PS&Es and construction management. Our highly-qualified team of engineering professionals have extensive experience in the design and construction management of rail projects, including light, heavy, commuter and freight rail.
ZUI augments our design and construction management services by utilizing unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for various applications. ZUI uses a state-of-the-art fleet of UAVs to provide our clients with services that save time, reduce cost, and decrease safety risks on their projects. These services include aerial photogrammetric mapping, inspection, and construction monitoring.