Kiewit Corporation Entry Level Field/Office Engineer Spring 2018- TIC Southern in Various Cities/Nationwide, Texas

Date: Mar 7, 2018

Location: Various Cities/Nationwide, TX, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 73148

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

The Industrial Company (TIC)

TIC Southern provides general services & maintenance, and substation installation primarily for the chemical, refining and power industries. It also provides high voltage testing.


Entry Level Field/Office Engineer is primarily a hands-on, field position. We are looking for people who want to work out in the field on major construction projects as well as in the office.


TIC Southern is based out of The Woodlands, TX but has work all over the country. Work assignment is determined closer to the start date.

Field Engineering:

•Assist in interpretation of drawings and specifications for field crews and craft supervision

•Perform quantity calculations by taking measurements and determining percentage of completed/installed materials and work

•Assist in the preparation of work plans and work packages

•Assist in field surveying and work layout support including elevation, control points, and compilation of as-built data

•Assist in compiling, processing, and confirming daily labor timesheets

•Assist in the preparation of Job Hazard Analysis (JHA’s)

•Participate in jobsite safety reviews, toolbox meetings, mass safety meetings, and safety training

•Order and schedule material deliveries

•Plan, schedule, and coordinate work groups on the jobsite

•Supervise field operations

Office Engineering:

•Perform material takeoffs from drawings, specifications and other contract documents

•Perform basic engineering calculations and technical drafting to support field operations

•Assist Engineers to gather and prepare data for submittal or transmittal to the customer, vendors, subcontractors, governmental agencies, and internal use

•Assist in preparation of purchase orders and subcontracts, performing minor solicitations and purchasing as requested

•Assist in schedule maintenance and performing updates as directed by others

•Assist in the maintenance of basic project recordkeeping and correspondence functions including daily reports, photographs, requests for information (RFIs), and memorandums

•Assist with entering data into the job cost system and participate in reviewing cost reports with jobsite management

•Assist in generating change orders and as-built data to be reviewed by the Project Manager

•Provide field support and supervise subcontractor operations


•Assist in reviewing and analyzing historical data relative to the project, incorporating various productions and costs appropriate in preparation of a bid

•Complete a plan and specification review for an assigned project, assessing the risk areas and bringing them to the attention of the Senior Estimator

•Complete material and quantity takeoffs according to bid documents


•Ability to travel and relocate as required (average project life-cycle 1-2 years, beginning 2018)

•Ability to work in the United States without sponsorship, both now and in the future

•Undergraduate degree in engineering, construction management or related degree, or equivalent experience in a construction-related position

•0-1 years of related professional experience in the construction field

•Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications

•Working knowledge of computers and experience with Microsoft Word and Excel

•Strong organizational and time management skills

•Strong written and verbal communications skills

•Good attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies

•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

•Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environment

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.

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