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Construction Project Engineer

Watervliet, NY, USA

For several years, MJ has been awarded a “Best Places to Work” from the Albany Business Review and “Top Workplace” from the Albany Times Union. These designations are employee driven awards. MJ is accepting applications for a construction project engineer for work at Watervliet Arsenal. This full-time position includes a complete benefits package and advancement opportunities.

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MJ is seeking a full-time project engineer with a minimum of 5-7 years of construction related experience. This position provides leadership and comprehensive construction management and engineering support for on-site construction projects for the Army Corps of Engineers in Watervliet, New York.

NYS Fair Entrance


  • Oversight of inspectors and coordination and accountability of all projects, administrative and in-field responsibilities.

  • Notify government of discrepancies found during inspections and ensure compliance.

  • Interpret plans and specifications for the government and discuss deviations from specified construction procedures to ensure compliance with regulations governing construction.

  • Prepare and track construction schedules and requests updates as schedule changes.

  • Implement change orders to project when required.

  • Review design drawings for constructability.

  • Review / prepare inspection reports, indicating discrepancies and evidence of noncompliance and determining states of construction progress.

  • Provide feedback and updates of pertinent day-to-day site conditions, deficiencies and site discussions with field representatives.

  • Implement change orders to project when required.

  • Coordinate and perform daily field site visits to verify that work is proceeding with contract documents and approved submittals.

  • Provide and review submittals, RFI logs, maintenance logs, and other project related materials in a timely manner.


  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with a valid driver’s license

  • Possess a bachelor’s degree in engineering/construction from an ABET- accredited college or relevant number of years’ experience.

  • Excellent writing and communication skills

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Wilton Town Court


  • 401(k) Plan with employer match

  • Health insurance – several affordable healthcare options, including two fully paid by MJ

  • Dental/vision insurance

  • Telemedicine, free with company health insurance

  • Health savings account

  • Employee assistance program

  • Employer paid Life insurance

  • Employer paid short- and long-term disability insurance

  • Voluntary Life Insurance

  • Accident insurance

  • Critical Illness insurance

  • Dependent Care Spending Account

  • Legal Benefit option

  • Flexible work schedule

  • Paid time off

  • 10 paid holidays

  • Performance bonuses

  • Professional development opportunities and reimbursement

  • Referral bonus program

  • Wellness programs

  • Team building events

  • Lunch and learns

  • CPR training

  • Paid time for volunteer and community service events

  • Monthly company socials and work parties (like our MJ Spirit Week!)

  • From a Mach-E to the new Ford Broncos, we offer a full employee vehicle fleet for travel

  • Fully stocked kitchens – endless soda, seltzer, snacks, and coffee

  • Corporate apparel

Must be a US citizen or eligible to work without an employer sponsorship. Pay is based on applicant’s ability/experience and will be rated accordingly. We offer a very competitive benefit package. If you are ready to start a new career or need a change in venue, please send resume and cover letter to:

M.J. Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to assembling a diverse, broadly trained faculty and staff. M.J. Engineering and Land Surveying, P.C provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran, or disabled status.

Salary Range: $90,000-110,000

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