Project Engineer

Subsidiary: Sully Miller Holding Co.


Sully-Miller Contracting Co., the Colas USA subsidiary that operates throughout Southern California, is a company with nearly 100 years in the construction industry. Since 1923, Sully-Miller has become one of the premier construction contractors in Southern California, building much of the region’s infrastructure including airports, seaports, rail and intermodal, military/federal, roads, highways, and specialty projects. To learn more about Sully-Miller Contracting Co. visit  

Throughout Colas USA, we provide competitive pay, outstanding benefits, career advancement opportunities, professional education, and extensive training for every employee. We pride ourselves on upholding the highest standards of safety, environmental conservation, and ethical conduct as we strive to grow our infrastructure products and services through empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company’s value chain. To learn more about the Colas USA Family of Companies, please visit

Sully-Miller Contracting Co., and the rest of the Colas USA Family of Companies, is part of the Colas Group, the worldwide leader in transportation infrastructure construction and maintenance. For information on our international network visit


Job Summary

Assist in the management of project(s) by means of cost management and analysis, scheduling, billings and project management.  Perform field and office engineering, administrative and technical duties.

Main Responsibilities



•    Ensure a safe project site and work environment in accordance with Sully Miller policy, participate with Goal Zero principles
•    Assist Superintendent(s) and project managers with project operations, schedules, and cost management
•    Analyze project(s) costs through time sheets, weekly quantities and job cost reports
•    Verify and approve vendor payables, track vendor quantities through timesheets and physical accounting
•    Assist in producing monthly billing estimates for agency and subcontractors
•    Assist with the development of project(s) long term and short term schedule
•    Communicate with agency(s), superintendent(s), subcontractor(s), foremen, estimator(s)
•    Attend pre-job and weekly meetings with agencies/owners
•    Coordinate subcontractor/vendors in accordance with project schedule
•    Establish and maintain both cost report and billing quantities
•    Assist the Project Manager with extra work billings and claims issues
•    Assist the Project Manager with final pay quantities, claims, and project closeout procedures
•    Manage positions that may report to the project engineer (project clerk, project engineer intern)
•    Compile all submittals and RFIs, review against the contract documents and submit to the owner. Receive all returned documents and distribute appropriately



•    4 year degree in Civil Engineering / Construction Management or Equivalent Experience or Combination


•    Self-Starter
•    Multi-tasking
•    Computer Skills: Excel, Word, JD Edwards, Heavy Job, P6
•    Knowledge of Caltrans & Greenbook Specifications
•    Plan Reading
•    Valid California driver’s license, clean driving record
•    Excellent math and communication skills
•    Ability to read and understand drawings
•    Good organizational skills



Colas Inc. and its subsidiaries (Sully-Miller Contracting Co.) are an Equal Opportunity Employer. For details on the specifics of this commitment, please click here to view the EEO document. If you need an accommodation to access the information provided on this website, please contact Colas Inc. 973-290-9082 or send an email to

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