Office Positions

CG Schmidt believes that we are not just a construction company – we are THE construction company to work for. If you pride yourself on being the best at what you do, we’d like to hear from you!

Below are detailed job descriptions of the open positions. Click “apply” for the position you are interested in and you will be directed to fill out a short form and upload your resume. Applications will only be accepted for open, posted positions. Open positions are also listed on the Employment Hotline which can be accessed by calling 414.577.1179.

Please check the site frequently as positions will be posted as they become available.

MEP Coordinator

Position Summary

 Assist Pre-construction and Operation Departments in developing MEP estimates and options, overseeing the MEP bidding process, coordinating field installations and commissioning. The MEP Coordinator reports to the Manager of MEP Services

 Major Responsibilities

  • Understand and demonstrate the Company’s mission, policies and values
  • Develop MEP budgets for all business groups– including Healthcare, Corporate, Senior Living, Education, Industrial, and Community
  • Provide design options to enhance the systems
  • Track historical costs
  • Research and evaluate new technologies as the market evolves
  • Work with project managers, designers, and owners to procure MEP services
  • Assist project teams in selecting the appropriate contracting approach, such as hard bid, design-assist, and GMP’s
  • Assist project teams in the management of construction projects involving cost control, expediting, trade coordination, and scheduling
  • Provide field observations and troubleshoot problems that arise during construction
  • Review change order requests
  • Assist in the commissioning process
  • Develop relationships with subcontractors, vendors, architects, engineers and owners
  • Conduct facility assessments and develop early options during the conceptual stages of projects
  • Review customer energy usage and propose solutions to save operating costs
  • Be knowledgeable in the USGBC LEED process and help develop approaches to maximize sustainability
  • Be knowledgeable in BIM approaches and aid in high-level coordination when requested
  • Organize and manage multiple preconstruction events
  • Participate in sales interviews and business development strategies
  • Knowledgeable of NEC and electrical codes to ensure installations meet quality and electrical code standards
  • Expert understanding of low voltage electrical systems

Position Background Requirements

 A bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering, or related degree, from an accredited university is preferred. Five (5) to eight (8) years of project experience with a mechanical or electrical contractor and/or engineering design firm is required. Strong attention to detail and an understanding of the construction process, in addition to mechanical and electrical systems, is critical. Strong organizational, communication, and social skills are needed to fit with the wide range of tasks and teams.