Project Engineer II – West LA College (Closed)

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  • Full Time


Client / Project:                Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD) West Los Angeles College
Salary Range:                     $88.4K to $104.0K annual base salary, depending upon experience


  • Provides technical and engineering support to the College Project Teams (CPT) including Project Managers and Construction Managers.
  • Coordinates with Program Management Office (PMO) staff, contractors, architects, engineers, inspectors, consultants and College staff.
  • Participates in, and occasionally runs, design or construction meetings.
  • Makes field checks on construction, demolition, rehabilitation, alteration addition or repair projects to determine compliance with job specifications, plans, established College standards, and Division of the State Architect (DSA) requirements.
  • Reads and interprets construction plans and shop drawings.
  • Assists in preparing written materials including correspondence, reports, procedures, and guidelines.
  • Supports development of weekly/monthly status and photos reports for project team.
  • Reviews, estimates, negotiates, and processes construction change orders and construction field orders.
  • Reviews and enforces construction and professional services contracts.
  • Manages and directs contractors and outside consultants including reviewing and approving invoices.
  • Assesses project risks and develops risk registers including mitigation strategies.
  • Facilitates resolutions of construction and design issues.
  • Coordinates with Architects for timely and accurate responses to requests for information, submittals, Construction Change Documents, etc.
  • Generates and distributes meeting minutes (construction meetings, design meetings, etc.).
  • Confirms contractor’s maintenance of record drawings prior to monthly progress payments to the Contractor.
  • Maintain project files in both electronic and paper format.
  • Reviews submittals for conformance to plans and specifications.
  • Generates and drafts Proposed Board Actions (PBA).
  • Other job-related duties or projects as assigned.


  • 5-8 years minimum recent professional experience in a similar or equivalent position involved in project or construction.
  • BS/BA Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business or related degree. Additional qualifying experience in excess to the minimum stated above may be substituted for the required education on a year for year basis.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to take initiative and make sound decisions.


  • Experience on Educational programs/projects.
  • Experience on Division of State Architect (DSA) projects.
  • Experience on large public works programs.
  • Experience with Proliance or similar PMIS systems.
  • Professional Engineer License (PE), Certified Construction Manager (CCM), or similar credentials.


Deadline to submit resume:
Thursday November 18, 2021 @ 10:00am (late submissions cannot be accepted)
Please email cover letter, resume, and salary requirements: hr@paragon‐
Subject line: LACCD Project Engineer II WLAC

Approximate Processing Time:
Short list post: Week of November 29, 2021
Interviews: Week of November 29, 2021
Number of positions: 1
Anticipated Start: December 2021
Recruitment No.: SAC-319 Reissued

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