Weeks Construction - Field Engineer 1


Aiea, HI, US

Requisition ID: 172828 

Job Level: Entry Level 

Home District/Group: Weeks Marine - Construction 

Department: Field Operations 

Market: Marine 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

A Staff Engineer will enter our Construction Division Accelerated Development Program (CDADP). Staff Engineers rotate through office and project assignments that provide experience in the following areas: engineering, estimating, supervision, field engineering, project controls, safety, and equipment. This position provides new employees the opportunity to become proficient with Primavera scheduling, AutoCAD, and HCSS Heavy Bid software.

District Overview

Weeks Marine’s vast reach and deep expertise, combined with the sheer size and diversity of its equipment fleet, enables the company to serve as a one-stop shop for clients in both the private and governmental sectors, providing exceptional customer service, environmental sensitivity, operational efficiency, and a long-standing commitment to safety. Weeks Marine is headquartered in Cranford, New Jersey, and manages a network of regional offices in Louisiana, Texas, Hawaii, Guam, Ontario, and Nova Scotia.


This position could be based in various: NJ, NY, CT, LA, VA & TX.


• Develop scope of knowledge, skills and understanding of WMI operations, policies, and procedures
• Assist in project startup, field engineering, scheduling, contracts administration, safety, estimating, engineering of temporary structures, and auto-cad drawings for construction means and methods 
• Project submittal preparation and review 
• Follow company and work site safety policies/procedures and commits to an “Incident and Injury Free” work environment 


• 0-3 years of experience with a Degree in Civil Engineering, Civil Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management, Construction Technology, or Coastal Engineering
• Experience with AutoCAD, Solidworks, Primavera and HCSS Heavy Bid preferred 
• Proficient in Microsoft Office 
• Ability to work a 40-hour work week with additional hours as required by project
• This position requires fluent use of the verbal and written English language 

Physical Requirements 
• While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, climb, kneel, crawl, stoop and/or sit. 
• Ability to remain seated in a stationary position for long periods of time 
• Ability to navigate around the office to use equipment as needed
• Light lifting (Up to 20 lbs.) as needed 

Other Requirements:

  • Regular, reliable attendance 
  • Work productively and meet deadlines timely
  • Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.
  • Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
  • Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.
  • May work at various different locations and conditions may vary.


We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Weeks Marine. With marine construction and dredging projects across North America, you’ll be challenged and have more opportunities to grow from Day One.

At Weeks Marine, you'll develop multidiscipline capabilities to grow your knowledge of marine infrastructure construction, waterway maintenance and creation, tunneling and other environmental coastal protection projects — all while helping people across the globe live better.

If you're looking for a career that can take you places, look no further.

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