Requisition ID: 105141
Job Level: Mid Level
Department: Design Engineering
Employment Type: Full Time
Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering has an immediate opening for a Structural Engineer for our Construction Engineering Services (CES) group. The ideal candidate will become part of a growing team that supports all aspects of Kiewit’s most technical and challenging construction projects. The CES group provides design engineering solutions through brainstorming concepts, performing and/or reviewing structural calculations, developing plans and construction procedures, and scheduling tasks to meet client needs, all with the focus on mitigating risk to keep our construction crews safe.
Our Construction Engineering Services (CES) group consists of innovative design engineers whose expertise in designing and building temporary works adds value and ensures success of Kiewit’s projects. Additionally, CES provides on-site engineering and coordination support, leading and collaborating with Kiewit’s construction teams.
CES design engineering tasks include categories such as: bridge erection & demolition, critical crane lifts, erection sequencing & staged construction analysis, hoisting and jacking, temporary bridge & trestle, falsework, formwork, rebar cage stability, scaffolds, fall protection, marine engineering, working surfaces for equipment, excavation support, cofferdams, deep foundations and dewatering, and pile drivability analysis.
Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering Group’s Design Engineering team are driving clients to turn to Kiewit during all stages of design-build projects to manage their multi-disciplined design teams to improve schedule, control costs and minimize risk. Our construction-driven engineers analyze root causes and resolve design issues before they impact schedule and budget. Particularly on large design-build projects, clients benefit from the proven processes and tools used by Kiewit to minimize project risk. We are an in-house resource that supports projects throughout the company. Our staff shares experiences gained, innovative concepts, and design best practices for all projects that we support.
Our participation leads to safe, cost effective, and innovative designs that achieve client expectations and further Kiewit’s legacy of excellence.
On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. We will train you, develop your skills, and allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, by joining Kiewit, you’re ensuring a lifetime of success.
This role will be based out of Kiewit’s Englewood, CO (South Denver area) office and typically requires less than 25 percent travel.
Design of temporary structures including: falsework, heavy lift planning & rigging design, evaluation of existing structures for construction loads, erection procedures or planned sequences, support of excavation systems related to our construction operations
Perform calculations and structural designs• Ensure accuracy of the design drawings
Produce quantities and cost estimates• Have the knowledge and ability to analyze and design according to codes, design criteria, and structural theories
Capable of transferring structural design and ideas to contract drawings• Help identify design risks and assist with risk mitigation planning
Other responsibilities could include:
design of falsework & formwork, analysis of temporary bridges & trestles, and coordination of specialty designs in support of our construction operations.
Experience with temporary structures and/or construction engineering
Accredited Bachelor of Science degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
3+ years of relevant engineering experience
Professional Engineer licensure or eligibility within the United States
Strong all-around academic knowledge of structural engineering
Experience with engineering design software will be an advantage; this includes AutoCAD, BlueBeam, MathCAD, Navisworks, RISA-3D etc.
Experience with working in a team setting
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, with individuals at all levels of the organization
Strong inter-personal skills and an ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team environment
Ability to travel/TDY assignments and/or relocate based on business needs
Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environments
Master’s degree or greater in Structural Engineering is preferred
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