Project Engineer

1 week ago
# of Openings
Construction - New Construction


Cortland Partners is seeking a Project Engineer (PE) to support construction project teams. The PE performs a variety of engineering and administrative activities relative to project planning, estimating, scheduling, project buy-out, budget administration, contract and subcontract administration, procurement, expediting, cost control and document control.


  • Provide technical support for resolution and tracking of project issues.
  • Manage all project document control
  • Process submittals and RFI’s
  • Support Procurement in the distribution of bidding documents and tracking of bidders
  • Maintain project schedule
  • Prepare and issue meeting minutes
  • Assist with planning and managing site logistics
  • Enforce corporate safety policies on jobsite
  • Receive and review/evaluate contractor quotations for changes and process change orders
  • Manage plan review and approval process with local and state municipalities


Required Knowledge and Experience


  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Construction Management, Engineering or Architecture or comparable experience
  • Previous experience as intern or entry-level PE with commercial contractor a plus
  • Ability to read plans and specs
  • Ability to work with budgets
  • Provides solutions to issues, problems and challenges that are creative, thorough and complete
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Demonstrates a proactive commitment to increase overall job/industry knowledge
  • Ability to work with Microsoft Office Suite and enterprise software system


Company Overview


At Cortland, we create, reimagine, and manage apartment communities for over 100,000 residents nationwide. Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, we have communities in ten states and regional offices in Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, Houston, and Orlando. From product design and procurement to general contracting and property management, we do it all – to make sure our communities are the perfect setting for living life to its fullest.


Our success is fueled by our belief in a better life – where hospitality is always a given, each detail is worth a second thought, and every open door is a new opportunity to go beyond expectations. We come to work every day to create possibilities for people – possibilities that translate into superior living spaces and experiences designed to inspire our residents, associates, and investors to live a better life focused on what matters most to them.



Cortland Partners is an equal opportunity employer, and we’re proud to support and celebrate diversity in the workplace.  We are committed to equal consideration for all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  If you have a disability and need an accommodation or assistance with the application process and/or using our website, please email or call 404.965.3988.


Cortland Partners is a drug-free workplace.


Cortland Partners participates in e-verify to verify the employment status of

all persons hired to work in the United States.



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