Kiewit Corporation Mine Engineer in Christine, Texas
Date: Jul 11, 2017
Location: Christine, TX, US
Requisition ID: 66964
Kiewit is one of North America's largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2016 revenues of $8.6 billion and employs more than 20,000 staff and craft employees.
How We’re Different
• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record
• Consistently recognized as one of the best places to work in North America and in 2015, named one of Fortune’s Most Admired Companies
• Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from day one of employment
• 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent
• Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development, and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs
• Understand and comply with all federal, state, and company health, safety, and environmental requirements.
• Perform long/short range equipment planning, scheduling, and budgeting.
• Establish and maintain communications between all levels of supervision and management.
• Perform engineering tasks requiring standard techniques and handling minor problems of a technical nature arising during mining operation.
• Short-range mine planning involving dragline design, truck-shovel design, regrade design and estimating.
• Integrate plans with short and mid-range mine plans.
• Develop and assist in annual budgets including cost and financial analysis.
• Assist in regulatory permitting.
• Investigate problems and/or reported incidents; identify and recommend solutions/alternatives as appropriate.
• Perform all other duties as assigned.
• Undergraduate degree in Mining, Civil Engineering, or equivalent degree.
• One or more years’ post-graduate field experience in mining or similar environment.
• Effective written and verbal communication skills.
• Experience with the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
• Participative experience in mining operations safety.
• Understanding of process improvement and change initiatives.
• Willingness and ability to travel to or relocate, long term, to job sites.
• Fast-paced working mine environment; must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management, staff and craft personnel while simultaneously manage a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively; regularly sit, stand, walk and talk and listen; occasionally lift and move up objects up to 50 pounds. Work in potentially wide ranging climates and environment in uneven terrain.
Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Nearest Major Market: San Antonio
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