Project Engineer, Mixed-Use Multi-Family Construction

Compass is an established Seattle-based General Contractor looking for Project Engineers. There are definite career growth opportunities for a motivated individual.

Our company has developed strong partnered relationships with its private-sector owner/clients, design consultants, and subcontractors. Its project teams are energetic, motivated and independent. Candidates will be running the majority of their work from preconstruction to closeout. Typical projects are Mixed-Use Multi-Family construction and Senior Housing projects—wood or metal frame over retail/parking. Projects are located in the Seattle region and range from $10 to $50 million.

Qualifications & keys to this position are:

  • Preferred experience in wood-frame multi-family construction.
  • Preferred 2 or 4 yr degree in Construction, Business Mgmt, or Engineering/Architecture.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to make sound, informed decisions.
  • Self-motivated with integrity and ability to prioritize
  • Ability and willingness to do the hands-on field work when necessary.
  • Strong organizational skills for coordinating, tracking and updating information pertinent for drawings, permits, materials and correspondence.
  • Review and record subcontractor change orders and closeout documents.
  • Schedule, attend and take meeting minutes for meetings with owners and architects.
  • May be assigned variety of other tasks directed by project manager.


Excellent opportunity to work for a progressive, team oriented company offering a competitive wage and benefit package. Salary offer will be based on background and experience. We offer standard health insurance benefits, bonus for meeting established goals, 401k/Simple, and a great working environment (little to no ‘corporate’ bureaucracy). We are open to discussion of reasonable relocation expenses for out of state candidates. Qualified applicants should apply by e-mailing their resume with work history and cover letter to for consideration for the position. Thank you. Excellent opportunity!

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