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Bergman KPRS Project Engineers - Commercial Construction in Brea, California

BergmanKPRS , a General Contractor/Project Management firm - specializing in Restaurant projects is seeking an experienced "local" CONSTRUCTION Project Engineer to become an integral member of our restaurant project team that will be responsible for assisting us in delivering our restaurant retail projects that vary in size and complexity. The Project Engineer will be responsible for organizing, and controlling project activities under the direction of the Project Manager, so will need to be well versed in the "construction" processes and have knowledge in specifically Restaurants.


  • Document Control; Subcontracts, detailed scope of work preventing scope gaps, subcontract change orders, RFI's, submittals

  • Assist the Project Manager in the drafting and issuance of project proposals, RFP?s, budgets, cash flows and preliminary schedules

  • Attend client meetings and assist with determination of project requirements

  • Prepare project organization and communication charts

  • Chair site meetings and distribute minutes to all project team members

  • Track the progress and quality of work being performed by disciplines/trades

  • Use project scheduling and control tools to monitor projects plans, work hours, budgets and expenditures

  • Effectively and accurately communicate relevant project information to the client and project team

  • Ensure clients? needs are met in a timely and cost effective manner

  • Track field inspection reports throughout the lifecycle of the project ยท

  • Assist the PM in the review of Contractor quotations to ensure that only fair and reasonable pricing is recommended for approval

  • Track & manage contemplated change notices and change orders

  • Prepare substantial completion certificates and ensure all required project close out documents are obtained

  • Communicate ideas for improving company processes with a positive and constructive attitude, and for developing this attitude in others

  • Keep the Project Manager and other Team Members informed about project status and issues that may impact the schedule and/or client relations


  • Must be able to read plans & perform take-offs as you will be asked to do so in your interview

  • Experience in the Construction Field and/or Project/Construction Management working under a General Contractor.

  • 3-5 years of experience supporting Project Management in the delivery of projects

  • Computer literate and proficient in MS Project and/or ProCore and the MS Office Suite of products.

  • Familiarity with construction methods and the building codes

  • Understanding of kitchen equipment, Health Codes and installation.

  • Strong sense of presence -

  • Effective communication skills including verbal, written and presentation skills is a MUST.

  • Proven ability to work effectively both independently and in a team based environment

  • Demonstrated willingness to be flexible and adaptable to changing priorities

  • Strong multi-tasking and organizational skills


  • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Paid Vacation

  • Major Holiday Pay - 10 Days

  • Sick Days

  • 401K

We are searching and contacting "local" candidates to Southern California only.

The use of the word Engineer is NOT to be confused with "Aerospace-Chemical-Civil-Mechanical-Software-Structural"- etc.


PLEASE NO PHONE CALLS...once you have entered information into all pertinent fields, you can be assured it has been received. You will only be contacted if your qualifications are a match to the position. Time frame once you submit your resume is two weeks.