Kiewit Corporation Entry Level Fire Sprinkler Designer - Mid-Atlantic Office in Glen Burnie, Maryland

Date: May 23, 2018

Location: Glen Burnie, MD, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 74251


Continental Fire Sprinkler Company is a full-service fire suppression company that designs, installs, services and inspects fire protection systems. With talented people and extensive resources, Continental Fire Sprinkler Company has completed a wide range of projects within 46 different states throughout the nation since 1971. Our headquarters are in Omaha, NE, with area offices in Davenport, IA; Des Moines, IA; and Glen Burnie, MD. We pride ourselves on developing top-notch people into the managers and leaders of the future. Our success is evidenced by the number of successful, long-term Continental employees. We commit extensive resources to training and developing our people through formal programs and hands-on experience. Our experienced personnel, use of innovative technology and genuine dedication to customer service has established us as a trusted source for fire protection services.


We are looking for candidates to perform design work in connection with the installation of the fire protection system based from our Mid-Atlantic office in Glen Burnie, MD. Other responsibilities include but are not limited to:

• Detailing of shop drawings

• Field engineering

• Operation planning

• Project scheduling

• Quantity tracking

• Material procurement

• Contract administration

• Estimating and supervision of field activities


• Desire to pursue a career in fire sprinkler design work

• Bachelor or Associate Degree in Engineering, Fire Protection Engineering, Construction Management, or related degree strongly preferred

• 0-2 years' fire sprinkler design experience

• Experience with Excel, Word, and AutoCAD preferred

• Strong organizational and time management skills

• Strong work ethic. Willing to do what it takes to get the job done

• Ability to work independently as well as part of a team

• Willing to travel as required for assigned projects

About Kiewit

As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built in to every career at Kiewit.

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

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: Baltimore

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