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Engineering Technician

J A Watts Inc
Rosemont, IL 60018
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  • Job Code
    124896040

J. A. Watts, Inc. is a leading professional services and general contracting firm providing project management, programming, and construction for public and private clients since 1999. Known for our unmistakable culture of treating clients and employees like family, we've built our reputation by developing long-term relationships and providing an energetic, diverse and inclusive workplace. We are a growing family that values people who are innovative, respectful, committed to excellence, and looking to develop their talents.


This role is responsible for onsite and reporting support on various projects including documentation, field inspection, and project reports. This position will report to the assigned Project Manager or Project Engineer.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Monitor onsite activities for projects across multiple disciplines and companies.
  • Act as an inspector on job sites following contract and project guidelines.
  • Perform standardized or prescribed assignments involving a sequence of related operations.
  • Includes a role as a hands-on Field Technician.
  • Initiate action as needed to ensure projects follow contract and compliance obligations.
  • Conduct standardized tests for multiple projects and report out on results to project teams.
  • Gather and maintain data including testing results and drawings.
  • Schedule and attend job meetings. Assemble and distribute meeting minutes.
  • Provide support to the Project Team to help ensure those project deliverables are on time, within budget and at the required level of quality.
  • Perform other duties as required/directed.




  • An Associate's degree or equivalent work experience.
  • 0-4 years of experience, preferably in engineering, project or construction management; transportation and construction industries preferred.
  • Previous construction inspection experience preferred.
  • Strong interpersonal, administrative, and organizational skills.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Proficient analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to balance multiple priorities, work and communicate effectively in a team environment, and meet deadlines.
  • Experience using MS Office suite, Microstation or AutoCAD and industry related project management software.

Company Benefits

  • Matching 401(k) retirement plan.
  • Paid time off and holidays.
  • Professional development and tuition assistance.
  • Company sponsored social events.

EEO/AA: M/F/Vet/Disabled



PI124896040
Posted: 2020-10-15 Expires: 2020-11-16

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