Kiewit Corporation Field/Office Engineer Intern (Summer 2018)- TIC Marine in Savannah, Georgia

Date: Apr 3, 2018

Location: Savannah, GA, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 73089

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 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 2015 revenues of $9 billion and employs more than 22,000 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

• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development

• Internships are a great opportunity to explore many different specialty construction and engineering areas within Kiewit and get important hands-on experience

• Our interns have meaningful relations to the industry's top talent for guidance, and have significant responsibilities in real world areas of the Kiewit organization

• Our long-standing internship program has launched many Kiewit careers, including our Chairman and CEO’s

Field/Office Engineer Intern- TIC Marine

Are you preparing yourself to enter an industry where you are on the “Front Lines” of the engineering effort on a construction project? Are you able to master and execute all aspects of operational and technical project controls? Do you have an unyielding desire to build work at the lowest cost while elevating our safety and quality programs? If so, then our team is looking for you. We’d like someone with proven construction experience and a particular passion for building best-in-class construction projects. We are a team that is working towards some pretty lofty goals. As we keep working hard, we have plenty of fun along the way and stay focused on helping execute our long term strategic goals. Can you keep up and are you ready?

Key Responsibilities

•Direct or assist with all project Safety, Quality and Compliance programs and processes. This is our first and foremost focus

•Manages all quantity and production records. One of the essentials of continuous improvement is keeping accurate and detailed records of our past performance. Once the processes are in place, a thorough and organized document control system is a must

•Develop and implement project contract administration plans. This can be a critical task including; risk analysis, tracking, change order coordination and owner communications. This is all possible by your intimate knowledge of the projects plans and specifications

•Subcontractor and Material Supplier management and coordination. This can range from communications, agreements and contracts, drawings and submittals, owner clarifications and payment accuracy and timeliness

•We can’t forget about the field operations. You will have a big hand in work plans, access, engineering calculations, etc.

•We need to strive for continuous improvement. You will help us find better ways to build our work through time studies, operational analysis, tools and technology.

There’s much more including Surveying, Civil Work, Temporary Structures, Utility Coordination, Materials and Tools and Equipment Management.Again, you will be involved in all aspects of your project – it needs your support.

Qualifications

•This position requires just the right person with a motor that never stops running and has the ability to help lead the effort in developing our project controls and ensuring our operational excellence. Think you have what it takes?

•Must be actively enrolled in an undergraduate program in engineering, construction management or related degree, or equivalent experience in a construction related position.

•Must have a combination of skills in project controls tools, estimating, cost engineering, scheduling, construction management and / or corporate business management acumen

•Must be willing to relocate initially and on an as-needed basis

•Related experience in the transit or electrical industry is preferred

•Must possess a valid driver’s license

•Must be proficient in MS Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Primavera, and Construction Accounting Software

•Pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering or Construction Management from an ABET accredited four- year college or university program is required.

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: Savannah

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