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You might hire a project engineer to:

  • Design and implement the details of technical and engineering projects
  • Coordinate project responsibilities, such as overseeing resource scheduling and ensuring things run according to plan

  • Ensure that technical and engineering projects follow applicable codes and regulations

  • Maximize the efficiency and profitability of technical and engineering projects

Required skills and qualifications Preferred skills and qualifications
Degree or equivalent certification in engineering Experience with database design and development
Previous experience in project management, project engineering, or project planning Strong communication and organizational skills
Knowledge of relevant regulations, codes, and policies, to ensure that the best standards for a project are met Ability to problem-solve with innovative and creative thinking
Experience in field management Strong attention to detail
Up-to-date Professional Engineer license Understanding of safety management