Project Engineer

General Sheet Metal

Project Engineer

Clackamas, OR
  • Responsibilities


    We are proud to be recognized in Oregon’s Business Journal, “100’s Best Companies to Work for in Oregon”. Our internal mission is to create and nurture a culture of highly successful people in alignment with our core values, working towards common goals, thus driving results.

    At GSM you will experience a safe place to work, collaborative team environment, supportive leadership, challenging work/projects with unique perks such as access to an onsite café (chef) for breakfast, lunch and/or take-home dinner, monthly birthday celebration lunches, 100% employer sponsored health and wellness plan for employees and dependents and access to a personal Financial Planner. Our competitive compensation package also includes, 401k, profit sharing program, Paid-Time-Off, holidays, tax savings on dependent care & out of pocket medical expenses, life insurance, voluntary AFLAC plans such as short-term disability, EAP and other discounted programs.

    POSITION SUMMARY: The Architectural Division at GSM focuses on design and installation of exterior sheet metal cladding and building envelope systems, including rain screen systems, ACM panels, insulation and WRB. The Project Engineer supports the Project Manager and Foreman to successfully and safely manage all jobs assigned to be on time, under or within budget while maintaining constant communication (information hub) with all personnel related to the projects to avoid or minimize any potential issues.

    Essential Responsibilities:

    • Prepares, submits, tracks and reviews all submittals, change orders, RFI’s and ASI’s logs for assigned project(s). Typically, at any given time 2-6 projects.

    • Create job book for foreman with all current project documentation.

    • Setup and maintain all project drawings and documents. Linking drawings to specifications.

    • Reviews and identifies all RFI’s, ASI’s and other design changes for impacts to our scope. Communicates impacts timely.

    • Compile and write change orders for review by Project Manager.

    • Prepares draft PO’s and subcontracts for projects.

    • Equipment procurement and release log updating. Releasees approved equipment and subcontractors and arranges schedule and deliveries and notifies foreman of status of equipment shipments and arrivals.

    • Assists with obtaining permits, warranty, LEED, and O & ‘s/Close out documents.

    • Coordinates and attends meetings, job site visits/walk thru’ s as required.

    • Support Project Manager with various other tasks as requested and field personnel as needed (examples: Smartsheet, HH2

    • Responsible for identifying areas of opportunity to work on continuous improvements and notifying Project Manager.


    • Minimum 3-5 years of relevant experience in the construction industry and High School/Ged diploma.

    • Knowledge in metal panel systems, building envelope enclosures and rain screen systems is preferred but not required.

    • Preferred but not required, relevant industry certifications/ Associate Degree/technical school.

    • Possess excellent verbal, written communications and active listening skills.

    • Detail-oriented and sets high standards for accuracy.

    • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, email, excel spreadsheet and word processing, Smartsheet and Blubeam.

    • Strong interpersonal, organizational, analytical, time management, and problem-solving skills.

    • Understanding of project documents, ability to read blueprints, document control and tracking processes.


    General Sheet Metal specializes in mechanical, architectural and HVAC fabrication, installation and repair services for the commercial and industrial markets serving the Northwest and beyond. The company was founded in 1932 and continues to evolve and expand its offerings securing a strong presence in our market. For more information about us, please visit

    EQUAL OPPORTUNITY: General Sheet Metal (GSM) is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. GSM does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by applicable state or federal civil rights laws.

    If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may call (503) 650-0405 for assistance.

    APPLY: For consideration, please visit to upload your resume and cover letter with salary/pay requirements by 6/28/19.