Construction Engineer

Sevee & Maher Engineers, Inc. | Cumberland, ME

Posted Date 6/22/2017


SME is looking for a qualified candidate to join our project construction team as our onsite representative for projects under construction.  As the onsite representative, you will be responsible for observing site construction activities, acting as the primary liaison between the construction contractor(s) and the SME design team, interacting with the project owner, and performing quality assurance and quality testing.

Because the Construction Engineer works closely with SME’s multidisciplinary staff and many contractors and clients, your strong interpersonal and communications skills will be important to this role.  At SME, we pride ourselves on building and maintaining very positive long-term relationships.

It is anticipated that the Construction Engineer will travel 50 to 95 percent of the time in and around the eastern United States.  Extended periods of travel may be required.


  • Minimum of 3-5 years of construction related experience,
  • An A.S. or B.S. in Civil Engineering/Construction Management,
  • Good working knowledge of heavy construction equipment (i.e., excavators, dozers, and compactors, etc.), survey equipment, pipe fusion equipment and techniques, compacting and materials handling equipment,
  • Must be familiar with, or able to become familiar with, general landfill gas and leachate collections system, construction techniques and components,
  • Proficient in the use of a PC, specifically with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, and Outlook),
  • Able to use professional business documents such as timesheets, dailies, expense reports, email, etc., and
  • U.S. citizenship is required.


SME offers an excellent compensation and benefits package.  Compensation is commensurate with skills and experience.


Please submit your resume and cover letter to:

No telephone calls please.

SME is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Greater Portland/Casco Bay
Engineering Services
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Address4 Blanchard Road
P.O. Box 85A
Cumberland, ME 04021