Current Job Opportunity

Assistant Office Engineer

Washington, DC
Lighting & Station Revitalization
Career Level
Delon Hampton & Associates, Chartered a minority-owned, professional consulting engineering services firm headquartered in Washington, DC, currently has an excellent opportunity for a talented and energetic, Assistant Office Engineer.


  • Maintain full familiarity with plans, specifications, construction schedules, and contractor's plans on assigned contracts, the PMP, and current safety regulations in order to be knowledgeable of the project team responsibilities, disseminating such information to office and field staff as required to keep client's personnel accurately informed of relevant matters;
  • Maintain cost control for all project-related activities in strict adherence to the approved budget;
  • Assist in processing change orders and contract modifications;
  • Responsible for document control, assisting configuration management, and maintaining project records;
  • Update date in the Procore system through direct input of contract-related information or uploading other data files;
  • Prepare project status reports to identify progress and monitor the project schedule and budget;
  • Maintain the contract files and project logs that include contractor correspondence, invoices and progress payments, contract changes and claims, timesheets and overtime, and cost estimates for changes to contract work, assisting the client in reviewing contractor claims to determine the merit of claims and negotiating cost and/or time adjustments based upon such claims;
  • Monitor and maintain contract logs with distribution of documents between contractor and staff for compliance with contract time commitments; and
  • Support staff with the collection of contract data and documentation to resolve contract changes and claims.


  • A bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field is preferred (in lieu of a degree, a minimum of five (5) years of work experience in a related field, of which one (1) year shall be in the transportation industry);
  • A minimum of three (3) years of experience in teams involved in the design, construction, or major repair/rehabilitation of infrastructure projects;
  • Demonstrated experience in a fast-paced engineering environment;
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills and strong technical writing skills; and
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, AutoCAD, and Procore.

New employees MUST be fully vaccinated prior to their start date. Fully vaccinated means two weeks have passed since the final dose of a primary vaccine series.

Special Instructions

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Delon Hampton & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer for VEVRAA protected veterans and all other protected classes. DHA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. We encourage minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled individuals to apply. Click here for EEO law and policy.

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