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Traveling Field Engineer - Nationwide

Nationwide, New Jersey, 08226

Job ID:  61515

Traveling Field Engineer - Nationwide 


Centennial is a national leader in renovation, construction, and design-build services, with a national reach spanning from Florida to Alaska, with offices led by construction professionals sharing a common goal; to keep promises, honor commitments and exceed client expectations. Our performance is what has helped, and continues to help forge strong partnerships, which are strengthened over time.  


Driven by integrity and a long-standing culture of performance excellence, Centennial doesn’t just build structures – we transform spaces and create places. These are unique places for our clients to learn, teach, work, play, and heal. With 30 years of nationwide experience, on over $4 billion in diverse projects, we excel at making the impossible possible.  Centennial provides employees opportunities, both internally and externally, to further develop in their role, yet also grow into other roles, and even leadership positions.


The Role


The Travelling Field Engineer assists project team members in various areas to include but not limited to preparation of field-related reports including scoping, estimating, procuring, and submittals.




  • Some experience in the construction industry with a commercial or industrial general contractor

  • Experience with estimating, design, and scheduling software highly desired

  • Knowledge of construction means and methods

  • Experience with blueprint reading a plus but not required

  • Must demonstrate a strong ability to:

    • Adapt and be flexible to frequent changes in a fast-paced work environment

    • Demonstrate integrity consistent with Centennial’s core values

    • Collaborate and work effectively in a team environment with people of various backgrounds and styles

    • Strong verbal and written communication skills, to include clear, concise, and professional presentation of information

    • Adapt to the constantly evolving world of technology, design, means and methods, systems may include but not limited to: Microsoft Office suite, ProCore, Adobe, and BlueBeam

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or related field highly desired




  • Project Support: Assists with daily reports and other field assignments; Assists with writing scopes of work and performing job walks; Provides support with project buyout, procurement of subcontractors, materials, and equipment; Prepares AutoCAD as-built drawings and operation and maintenance manuals; Assists Project Manager during bid negotiations


  • Estimating:  Assists in the development of detailed line-item takeoffs and pricing; Assists with entering line items into Unit Price Book software using RS Means or other line items estimating tools


  • Subcontractor Support:  Prepares bid documents for subcontractors; Assembles subcontractor quotes for review; Gathers subcontractor safety information; Assists in tracking progress payments and invoicing from subcontractors; Prepares subcontracts and other subcontractor safety information


  • Scheduling:  Helps develop and maintain detailed project schedules


  • Safety:  Ensures compliance with Centennial’s Health, Safety, Environment and Quality (HSEQ) guidelines, and procedures along with all local requirements (OSHA, USACE EM385.1.1, etc.)


This role will require ongoing travel to support projects in various locations in the United States.


  • Responsible for driving between project sites that are often miles apart or miles from the assigned office location.

  • Performance of the required job duties will be in an office environment along with visits to sites that are under construction which may include various weather conditions.

  • The physical demands described below are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:

    • The ability to walk terrain and surfaces that may be far, uneven, or temporary.

    • The ability to regularly sit, stand, walk, talk and hear.

    • The ability to frequently use hands to finger, handle or feel.

    • The ability to occasionally climb, balance, stoop, kneel, squat, or reach.

    • The ability to frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

    • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


The salary range for this position is $41,600.00-103,284.00

Please reach out to Kelly Cocca Baker (281) 714 - 6883 for any questions related to this position. 


Centennial Contractors Enterprises Inc.  is an Equal Opportunity Employer – All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin or ancestry, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, on the basis of traits historically associated with race (including hair texture, hair type, and protective hairstyles such as braids, locks, and twists), or any other status protected by the law.


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