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US Engineering Company Project Engineer - USE Construction (Job ID 693527) in Kansas City, Missouri

Established in 1893, U.S. Engineering has grown to be one of the nation's top design-build mechanical contractors. Our success is centered on our commitment to providing the highest performing buildings while reducing total cost of facility ownership for building owners. The USE family of companies offers full-service, award winning plumbing, piping, HVAC, and sheet metal construction, service and maintenance.


In any given year, our people have a hand in installing, maintaining or operating hundreds of large mechanical systems – or supporting those that do. With each of those, there’s a story that is affecting people’s lives. That’s a responsibility we take very seriously, and it’s why we are driving innovation and disrupting the way people think about construction and facility service.

As a Project Engineer, you will play assist the Project Manager with a variety of project related functions including planning and coordinating onsite construction activities for designated projects, to ensure that project objectives are accomplished within prescribed time frame and funding parameters.

Principal Duties and Accountabilities:

  • Draft RFIs (Request for Information) and proposal letters.

  • Review submittals and specifications, and assist in documentation and budget control.

  • Assist Project Manager in the development and nurturing of client relationships.

  • Estimate change orders, developing and helping monitor the project schedule.

  • Maintain procurement, proposal and correspondence logs.

  • Facilitate quality control measures.

  • Perform cost coding.

  • Project forecasting.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Science Management, Architectural Engineering, or Mechanical Engineering preferred.

  • Equivalent technical training and related experience will be considered.


  • Minimum of 3 to 5 years’ technical or administrative experience in HVAC, piping, and plumbing at a commercial, industrial, or institutional level.

    Knowledge, skills, and abilities:

  • Knowledge of construction engineering technology, processes and standards.

  • Team orientation and collaborative spirit.

  • Self-motivation; ability to drive results.

  • Effective communication skills.

  • Ability to develop and foster strong professional relationships.

  • Basic level of business acumen.

  • Ability to proactively identify potential problems and their solutions.

    Benefits and Compensation:

  • Your total compensation will go beyond the number on your paycheck. Team members are eligible for a year-end bonus based on company and/or individual performance as well as paid time off. An industry-leading benefits package including health, dental, and vision plans, matching retirement contributions, and matching 529 contributions all add to your bottom line.

    U.S. Engineering is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and shall provide equal employment opportunities to all people in all aspects of employer-employee relations, without regard to race, color, creed, national origin, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

    U.S. Engineering is compliant with the Drug Free Workplace Act, and all offers of employment are contingent upon the completion of a pre-employment drug screen.

    Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans.