Field Engineer

Location: Cleveland, Ohio

Independence Excavating, Inc., a nationally recognized industry leader in challenging site development, demolition, environmental remediation and concrete crushing seeks to fill the position of a Field Engineer for completion of high profile projects throughout the country. Position offers full benefits including healthcare. If you meet the qualifications below please apply: 

A Field Engineer is responsible for various functions including, but not limited to:

  • Read, understand and interpret drawings and specifications
  • Review estimated productions with Superintendents to finalize the bid
  • Make a detailed list of subcontracts and purchase orders along with contacts for Superintendents prior to the start of the job
  • Assemble job cost codes for projects and regularly update
  • Work with Superintendent to determine equipment & crew needs
  • Make sure that Superintendents, Subcontractors and Suppliers receive amended drawings and specifications as well as a working contact list for the project
  • Assist Superintendent and Foreman in keeping as-built drawings up to date
  • Monitor production, resource utilization and overall job cost vs. estimated cost to maintain profit margin on projects
  • Other duties as assigned


  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required and Associates or Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • 1-2 years previous related experience is required
  • Must have strong organizational skills in order to handle the variety of tasks assigned
  • Must develop positive working relationships with Owners and Project Engineers as well as local government offices
  • Must be able to prepare letters that present a concise and logical point of view
  • Demonstrated ability to manage budget, schedule, people, and quality of work at multiple construction sites
  • Strong project computer systems experience required
  • Traveling is required 50-75 percent of the time
  • Must be able to effectively communicate verbally with employees, external vendors, owners and general contractors


Along with a competitive salary, we offer a comprehensive and rich benefits package.  Interested candidates should submit/fax their resume along with salary history and requirements.

Independence Excavating, INC. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

Interested applicants can contact us and submit their resume online.