Construction Engineer

Company Info
Bloom Companies, LLC.
Milwaukee, United States

Phone: 414-292-4525
Web Site:

Company Profile


Construction Engineer


Chicago, IL 

Job ID:


Job Description:

Bloom is currently seeking a Project Manager with experience in Highway Construction principles. Our family of engineers is growing, and we would love the chance to see if you fit in with the culture we have built. We believe that any person with enough self-motivation can achieve anything, and that everyone deserves the chance to prove themselves. Every new employee brings with them unique talents and perspectives. We see value in that here at Bloom. We have developed a mentor-mentee culture that allows us to all share our experiences with one another; and in return we can all grow personally and professionally. Where you have shortcomings, others in the company may have strengths. Keep that in mind as you read through our preferred additional qualifications below. We see value in anything you can bring to the table; even if it’s something other than what we have listed here.

Job Description
Highly motivated, qualified and client service-oriented Staff Engineer specializing in roadway/highway/bridge construction inspection
  • Construction schedule monitoring
  • Project budget monitoring
  • Field supervision of trained technicians
  • Translate and implement project plans and special provisions
  • Evaluate and document construction operations
  • Sample, test and provide acceptance for materials used on projects according to standards and special criteria
  • Complete required project documentation including progress payments and contract changes to achieve final project acceptance
  • Ensure quality control activities are performed for all assigned work and back check work of others
  • Interact and communicate effectively with design team members, clients and other agencies
Position Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
  • PE license preferred, EI required
  • 3+ years of progressive experience in construction inspection and construction layout staking.
  • IDOT Certification of Documentation of Contract Quantities (Required)
  • IDOT certification for material field testing PCC and/or HMA (Desired)
  • Familiarity with Illinois Department of Transportation, Illinois Tollway and City of Chicago construction engineering practices, standards and documentation
  • Good decision making skills, flexibility, focus on quality and attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word and Power Point) and CADD (MicroStation preferred)