Examination introduction: The legal basis of the construction engineer system stipulates in Article 14 of the "Building Law of the People's Republic of China": "Professional and technical personnel engaged in construction activities shall obtain the corresponding professional qualification certificate according to law and engage in construction activities within the scope permitted by the practice certificate. "On February 27, 2003, the" Decision of the State Council on Cancelling the Second Batch of Administrative Examination and Approval Projects and Changing the Management Mode of a Batch of Administrative Examination and Approval Projects "(Guo Fa  No. 5) stipulates:" Canceling the qualification approval of project managers of construction enterprises , Replaced by a registered builder, and established a transition period. " According to the above requirements of the State Council, the Ministry of Personnel and the Ministry of Construction decided to implement the construction engineer qualification system for professional and technical personnel of general contracting and construction management of construction projects, and issued the "Provisional Regulations on Construction Engineer Qualification System" ( 111).
Construction engineer examination: Construction engineers are divided into construction engineers and construction engineers. The English translations are: Constructor and Associate Constructor. The second-level constructor is a qualification in the construction category and a prerequisite for serving as a project manager. The qualifications of second-tier construction divisions are subject to a unified national outline, a system of propositions and examinations organized by provinces, autonomous regions, and municipalities. At the same time, candidates can also choose to participate in the national unified examination for the qualification of second-tier construction division, the national unified examination by the national unified organization of propositions and examinations. Since 2009, the second-level construction division has implemented local management and local proposition systems. Those who have obtained the qualification certificate of construction engineers and meet the registration requirements will obtain the second-level construction engineer registration certificate after registration, and the registered construction engineers can only be employed.
Second-level construction engineer's practice direction: After the construction engineer is registered and employed, he can act as a construction project manager in the name of a construction engineer, engage in the management of other construction activities, engage in laws, administrative regulations, or other businesses specified by the construction administrative department of the State Council. In performing the duties of a project manager, a second-level registered builder can serve as a project manager for the construction of a construction project with the qualification of a second-tier construction enterprise. However, whether a person who has obtained the qualification as a construction engineer can serve as a project manager for a large or medium-sized engineering project should be left to the discretion of the construction industry.