Title: Field Engineer

Location: Murrieta, CA

Salary: $70,000.00 – $85,900.00


Why Join Our Team

At Lyles Group, we take pride in our employee and client-centric culture. Our employees and customers are at the forefront of everything we do and how we operate our business. Safety is our top priority, and we work hard to ensure everyone goes home to their loved ones each day.

We are looking for ambitious individuals to join our team, who are passionate about their performance and who will continue to execute and believe in our core values of:

  • Teamwork: We recognize our primary asset is our people. Mutual respect provides the foundation for our success.
  • Integrity: Our work is performed with high standards of service, quality, and integrity and because of this, we have had the privilege to lead some of the most innovative projects in California.
  • Commitment: We understand that lasting relationships are the lifeline of our business, so we pay personal attention to our clients by focusing on them as collaborative partners.

If you are looking for a company who will value you and provide you with great employee benefits, training and development opportunities, career growth and the opportunity to be a part of something bigger, then Lyles Group is right for you!


Job Summary:

This position is responsible for providing on-site field administration, supervision, and technical management for all construction operations, including direct supervision of foreman, subcontractors, and other construction related personnel.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities 

Essential duties and other responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

  • Review design documents, shop drawings and submittals for consistency with contract scope of work.
  • Set-up job site logistics.
  • Identify, define and procure required craft and subcontractor services.
  • Monitor project costs and identify areas for improvement.
  • Develop, maintain, and distribute meeting agendas and minutes.
  • Document daily construction activities.
  • Assist with preparation of CPM schedule.
  • Implement project engineering procedures, and other work controlling documents.
  • Prepare proposals, change orders, RFI’s and letters of intent as needed.
  • Change order documentation and associated cost reporting and maintenance.
  • Timecard review and invoice processing.
  • Maintains a good working relationship with field personnel and subcontractors.
  • Dedicated to achieving a “Zero Accident Culture” by adhering to site safety protocols and OSHA safety standards.
  • Compile contracts close out documents.
  • Executes additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position.

Position Requirements


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Required Education and Experience 

  • A Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Management or Civil Engineering or related field preferred.
  • One (1) year of experience and past internships in the construction industry are required.
  • Strong computer skills and familiarization with software programs to include project design, job costing, scheduling and estimating.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations 

  • A valid California Driver’s License

Physical Requirements 

Physical Demands 

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel, reach with hands and arms, talk, hear, taste, and smell. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, and/or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to sit. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment 

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Office: The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Job Site: While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is frequently exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, outside weather conditions, extreme cold, extreme heat, and vibration. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. Equal Employment Opportunity Posters  If you’d like to view a copy of the company’s affirmative action plan or policy statement, please email careers@wmlylesco.com.  If you have a disability and you believe you need a reasonable accommodation in order to search for a job opening or to submit an online application, please e-mail careers@wmlylesco.com or call 559-441-1900. This email and phone number is created exclusively to assist disabled job seekers whose disability prevents them from being able to apply online. Only messages left for this purpose will be returned. Messages left for other purposes, such as following up on an application or technical issues not related to a disability, will not receive a response.