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Field Engineer 2-Central

Kiewit Corporation locationDenver, CO
285 positions

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Kiewit Corporation locationDenver, CO
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Job Location
Denver, CO, United States


Other locations:Denver, CO, US Nashville, TN, US Tucson, AZ, US Helena, MT, US Englewood, CO, US

Requisition ID: 95019 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Project Engineering 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Field Engineer II, you will be the primary and lead engineer on the Project, and report directly to the Project Manager.  All field level and office level Engineers report directly to the Engineer II. As an Engineer II, you will be expected to be a job-site leader in health and safety, ensuring quality of reporting and workmanship, and that all engineering work is completed in a professional and ethical manner. You main functions will include contract administration, project planning and scheduling, and project reporting, and you will play an advisory role to Project Management for contractual, legal, and other project issues.

District Overview

Kiewit's Central District is one of our largest infrastructure districts specializing in heavy civil, structural concrete/bridge, water/wastewater, and transportation projects. We self-perform work such as mass grading, drainage, paving, utility and more - so be ready to get your hands dirty! While headquartered in Denver, Colorado, the majority of our work is concentrated in the Central and South-Central regions of the United States. We are looking for people committed to the construction industry rather than design.


This opportunity will support Kiewit infrastructure projects throughout the United States.


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 delivery
  •      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
  • Qualifications

  •     Bachelor's degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or a closely related degree 
  •     3+ years of experience working in Infrastructure/Heavy Civil construction environment preferred
  •     Open to relocation throughout the United States
  •     Interest in heavy civil/transportation construction; such as highways, airports, mass transit systems, canals, dams, tunnels, earthwork, structural concrete, pipeline, etc.
  •     Committed to the construction industry and not the design industry- this is a hands on, construction career
  •     Knowledge and passion for construction safety- OSHA certification preferred 
  •     Must be willing to relocate throughout career 
  •     The ability to access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates, environment and terrain 
  •     Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications
  •     Strong organizational, time management  and multi-tasking 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. This position will require more than 40 hours/week.
  •     Working knowledge of computers and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point
  •     Ability to lift 30 lbs.
  •     Ability to access all areas of a construction site in all weather conditions. This can include walking up and down ladders and embankments 
  • We are 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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