Looking to join the KBENY team?

Check out our new career opportunities with KBENY! We are currently looking for a Project Superintendent and Project Engineer. Please review the project descriptions below and email your resume to hr@kbeny.com.

We also encourage anyone interested in a position with KBENY to email your resume to us at hr@kbeny.com and check back here frequently for new opportunities.

Project Engineer

There’s no business like show business…or like the construction industry in New York City. Are you looking to work in one of the greatest cities in the world? To gain invaluable experience that will propel your career forward? KBENY is looking for a Project Engineer who is prepared to take on the fast-paced, deadline driven environment that is NYC. If you possess excellent organizational skills, a keen attention to detail, and the passion to learn as much as you can about construction in NYC, then KBENY is the place for you!

As Project Engineer, some of the things you’ll be doing are:

  • Compiling the necessary information for the project kick-off team meeting;
  • Studying plans and specifications to understand the project;
  • Reviewing owner contracts for project specific requirements;
  • Performing document control procedures both on site and electronic;
  • Initiating and coordinating project close-out;
  • Reviewing as-built drawings for compliance and accuracy prior to making monthly subcontractor payments-Raising identified issues to the Project Manager;
  • Ensuring as-built set is maintained by Superintendent and Subcontractors;
  • Working with the Superintendent to compile and process RFIs;
  • Tracking for possible costs and schedule impact;
  • Processing owner contract revisions, change proposals and change orders;
  • Processing Owner fixed price billing;
  • Sending out for pricing/estimates, as applicable.
  • Maintain RFQ log;
  • Revising change proposals/requests as a priority;
  • Flagging outstanding change orders to PM that may impact timeline or when there is no response from owner;
  • Processing and reviewing submittals for accuracy in specifications. Consulting with Superintendent for all MEP items or items that need clarification;
  • Tracking/follow-up of submittals to and from field, consultants and subcontractors;
  • Processing subcontract change orders;
  • Working closely with the PM and Superintendent on various assigned tasks;
  • Occasionally acting as/providing coverage as Assistant Superintendent on a project.

Do you possess:

  • A BS in Construction Management or Engineering Technology and 0-3 years of building construction experience years of construction administrative experience.
  • Or 2+ years of administrative construction industry experience and/or construction industry course work beyond secondary school.
  • Basic understanding of construction principles and practices.
  • Comfortable with technology.
  • Experience with BIM and LEED is beneficial.

Superintendent

Like the challenges of building NYC? Thrive in a fast-paced, high-pressure environment? Want to work with other seasoned construction professionals who know how to get things done? Come to KBENY. We are currently searching for a strong communicator, effective leader, and someone with excellent relationship-building skills to join our team as Superintendent.

As Superintendent, you will:

  • Oversee the on-site management of construction projects large and small;
  • Provide expertise and supervision while directing on-site personnel and subcontractors in the planning, coordination, and execution of quality work;
  • Work in tandem with the project manager(s);
  • Interact with clients;
  • Represent KBENY in the marketplace.

Some of the qualities we are looking for:

  • 5-7 years of experience;
  • Individuals capable of handling most project types/delivery methods/phased and non-phased projects;
  • Experience in the residential, retail, higher education, mixed-use, and senior living markets;
  • Successful completion of at least one project greater than $10 million as a Lead Super;
  • Strong history of controlling job costs and adherence to project schedules;
  • Ability to manage and motivate subcontractors and coordination construction teams;
  • Proficient in the use of software programs such as MS Office Suite (Excel, Outlook, etc.) and other job site technology;
  • Experience with BIM360 a plus.

Contact

hr@kbeny.com or 212-235-1523 and select the key for Human Resources.

KBENY is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

KBENY is a VEVRAA Compliant Federal Contractor.

KBENY is committed to ensuring that our online application process provides an equal employment opportunity to all job seekers, including individuals with disabilities. If you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an application please note your request in a call to 1-860-284-7610 and leave your request with HR. Only messages sent for this purpose will be considered.

We will work to assist disabled job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Only messages sent for this purpose will be considered. A response to your request may take up to two business days.

A Note to 3rd Party Recruiters: KBENY does not accept resumes from non-approved 3rd party recruiters. Any resumes sent to any member of our staff will be considered the property of KBENY.