Resident Engineer - NYCDEP

Posted Date 8 months ago(2/17/2023 2:53 PM)
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Job Description

Dewberry’s Construction Services Office is seeking a Resident Engineer with a NY PE License and 5-10 years experience with at least 5 years of Resident Engineering experience on water/wastewater infrastructure projects specifically including wastewater treatment plant and/or pump station projects for NYCDEP. Excellent communications and client relations skills with are a must with the ability to manage a large staff of field personnel and work as a team player.  


Dewberry is a leading, market-facing professional services firm with more than 50 locations and 2,000 professionals nationwide. What sets us apart from our competitors are our people. At Dewberry, we seek out exceptional talent and strive to deliver the highest quality of services to our clients. Whether you’re an experienced professional or a new graduate, you’ll have the chance to collaborate with the best and brightest and work on innovative and complex projects at the forefront of the industry. Our commitment to excellence stems from our personal integrity and from other defining attributes, which we call “Dewberry at Work,” that have inspired our employees to be successful for more than a half-century.


  • Supervises all staff necessary to complete assignments.
  • Provides daily on-site construction management and site inspections to verify compliance with plans, specifications, codes and other contract documents
  • Manages CPM project schedule and budget, including preparation and negotiation of change orders
  • Coordinates with design engineer to ensure timely review of Contractor submittals and issuance of RFI responses
  • Reviews and recommends payment of construction progress payments.
  • Interacts with client on a regular basis and builds positive working relationships
  • Holds regular project progress meetings and provide updates to client and Construction Manager regarding critical issues and risks.
  • Assists Construction Manager in preparation of proposals to provide professional services.

Required Skills & Required Experience

  • 5+ years’ experience as Resident Engineer on water/wastewater projects
  • Bachelor’s degree in construction management, Engineering or closely related field.
  • NY Professional Engineer (PE) License required
  • Construction Management Association of America Certified Construction Manager (CCM) preferred
  • Excellent communications and client relations skills
  • Must have the ability to manage a large staff of field personnel and work as a team player
  • Working knowledge of project management information software e-Builder preferred

*At this time, Dewberry will not sponsor a new applicant for work authorization.

*Dewberry is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

*Only recipients of an offer of employment from Dewberry, will be required to submit to a background screening which may include, but is not limited to, employment verification, educational and other credential verification, driving record check, criminal background check, and an investigative consumer report. These screenings will be conducted by Dewberry’s background vendor of choice and will be conducted in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local law.


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