Job Information

HNTB Office Engineer in Riverdale, Maryland

What We're Looking For

An individual who will perform basic contract administration functions for small to large projects. Assists in performing field engineering inspection and contract administration functions in order to monitor individual contractor's compliance with specifications, plans and other contract provisions.

Primary Focus Will Include:

  • Reviewing outgoing and incoming technical submittals for compliance with plans, specifications, and project technical provisions

  • Coordinating and managing submittal workflows through construction, design, and owner representatives

  • Supporting the resident engineer and field inspection staff with current construction documents

  • Assisting the resident engineer with daily staff management and coordination

Preferred Qualifications and Skills:

  • MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook) proficiency

  • MS SharePoint or other document management platform proficiency

  • PDF software (Adobe Acrobat, Bluebeam Revu) proficiency

  • EIT


What You'll Need

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Inspects and documents individual activities performed by the contractor.

  • Performs measurement of completed work to date.

  • Reads and comprehends contract documents.

  • Keeps inspectors daily report of assigned work activities.

  • Maintains overall project daily diary.

  • Prepares monthly construction estimates.

  • Assists in on-site material testing.

  • Maintains project data and documents, including drawings, specifications, test results and reports.

  • Coordinates testing and monitoring services.

  • Coordinates and schedules quality control inspections.

  • Prepares routine reports on construction progress.

  • Performs mathematical calculations for quantity payments.

  • Produces as-constructed sketches are required.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Architecture

About Us

For more than a century, HNTB has helped deliver infrastructure solutions that best meet the unique needs of our clients. With client relationships spanning decades, we understand infrastructure life cycles and have the perspective to solve technical challenges with clarity and imagination. We are far more than a design firm. We see and help address far-reaching issues of financing, legislation, design, construction, community outreach and ongoing operations. As employee-owners committed to the highest levels of performance, we enable clients to achieve their goals and inspiring visions.

Just like we are committed to delivering for our clients, HNTB is also committed to delivering for you by offering benefits to protect the health of you and your family, help you balance family and career, and build your savings for retirement. Learn more at

HNTB Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.

The HNTB Companies are an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, marital status, genetic information, citizenship status, or other status protected by law. In compliance with the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, we will hire only U.S. citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States (if the position is or will be one which is subject to U.S. law). We will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individual with a disability where appropriate.

Work Authorization

Applicants for U.S. based positions with HNTB Corporation must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is typically not available for entry level positions.

EOE including Disability/Protected Veterans

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