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Weston & Sampson Resident Project Representative in Worcester, Massachusetts

Weston & Sampson is seeking a Resident Project Engineer for oversight and inspection of utility and infrastructure projects in Massachusetts. We are seeking a candidate who is looking to expand their knowledge and experience and grow their career as part of a team of professional engineers.

What you’ll do:

  • The projects will require careful coordination with abutters and the client, contract administration and reporting, and coordination with engineers working in support.

  • The candidate needs to provide a flexible working schedule as project needs arise.

  • Review contract documents and construction management requirements to identify and report degree of Contractor's compliance.

  • Review and evaluate Contractor’s work schedules and updates with the Project Manager.

  • Attend pre-construction meetings; check compliance of shop drawings and other construction modifications; measure the quantities and observe quality of construction; prepare daily records of construction work; record and report problems and failures to comply with contract documents and construction management requirements.

  • With municipality involvement, negotiate claims for extra work/change orders.

  • Maintain, liaison and attend regular site meetings to anticipate construction work, potential problems, progress, and other job-related conditions.

  • Resident Project Engineer shall also review and recommend Contractor’s monthly payment estimates; maintain construction “punch lists:” to be completed or corrected; provide coordination and assistance related to other requirements; supervise subordinate consultant staff and survey crew as appropriate.

    What you will bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Construction related field.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and organizational/time management skills.

  • 5+ years of experience with horizontal water/sewer/drain design and/or construction. Sewer pump stations a plus .

  • Trenchless rehabilitation and AutoCAD experience a plus.

  • Experience with general construction inspection policies, procedures, and administrative requirements.

  • Working knowledge and experience with interpreting contract documents, including compliance with prevailing safety regulations.

  • Excellent public relations and communication skills.

  • Ability to prepare and maintain electronic field records efficiently and accurately.

  • Ability to work well with contractors, engineers, municipality, and residents.

  • Valid driver’s license and able to provide own reliable transportation.

  • Some overtime and local travel may be required.


Your world is always changing, and so are we. Since 1899, Weston & Sampson has strived to make the world a better place by offering interdisciplinary design, engineering, and environmental services. Innovative and reliable for more than a century, we seek to implement a workplace culture in which all employees are empowered to do their best work while sharing the advantages of their own voice and experience. Join us as we grow.

About Us:

Weston & Sampson is an employee-owned company service public and private clients throughout the easter United States. With a staff of more than 700 professionals in offices along the East Coast, Weston & Sampson strives to achieve an exceptional workforce to support the diverse communities we serve and value differences as assets to the organization.

COVID-19 Response:

Employee health and safety remain at the forefront of our response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Our Corporate Response Team meets regularly to stay up to date with employee needs and concerns, safety protocols and equipment, stay-at-home advisories for all the states in which we operate, and current protocols for our office spaces. The majority of our personnel currently work from home with secure remote access to the company network. We have clear safety standards for in-person site visits or other situations that cannot be accommodated virtually. We also expanded accommodations for flexible schedules and established meeting-free Fridays.


Weston & Sampson is dedicated to improving the quality of life of both our clients and our employees. We are committed to treating our staff with the highest degree of professional respect, valuing differences, learning from each other, and encouraging our team members to grow and achieve. We provide a comfortable, safe working environment along with the state-of-the-art tools and equipment. We offer competitive salaries, a generous benefits packaged, and a welcoming corporate culture where people are recognized for their contributions.


Learn and contribute with collaborative teams in a friendly, professional, constantly improving environment.


Competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and career growth, in an equitable, family-friendly work environment.


Weston & Sampson is an equal opportunity employer, seeking talented, diverse technical and professional staff members. We encourage people of all backgrounds to apply.


Work on meaningful projects that transform the environment, with a team who values your ideas and shares your vision.

If interested, please submit your resume through our career portal:

Job LocationsUS-MA-Worcester

Posted Date2 weeks ago(11/24/2021 9:55 AM)

ID 2021-2124

of Openings 1

Category Engineering