KBM - Quality Specialist 2 (Water)


Portland, OR, US

Requisition ID: 162999 

Job Level: Entry Level 

Home District/Group: Kiewit Bridge Marine District 

Department: Quality 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

District Overview

Kiewit’s Bridge & Marine District headquartered in Vancouver, Washington, operates with heavy civil, marine, and industrial capabilities across North America. We are a leader in technical and traditional bridges, bridge like structures, marine structures, and dredge work. Kiewit Bridge & Marine is also the foremost constructor of floating bridges across the United States. 


This position is based out of Portland, OR 



• Maintain project-specific logs and reports
• Develop, define, and analyze solutions to documentation requirements
• Plan, control, and direct the activities of assigned Document Coordinators  
• Facilitate project deliverables, documents for operation, and final project turnover acceptance
• Work with the suppliers and Responsible Engineers to understand deliverables coming/past due
• Train and supervise the work of less experienced Specialists and/or Coordinators




• Ability to use appropriate tools and methods to collect and analyze data to identify and resolve business and/or technical problems
• Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written 
• Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative 
• Demonstrated commitment to business ethics and integrity
• Team player with the ability to lead others or work independently, as required, to meet deadlines, goals, and objectives
• Strong organizational skills, time management, and attention to detail 
• Comfortable with a fast-moving work environment, pressure, change, and ambiguity

Other Requirements:
•    Regular, reliable attendance
•    Work productively and meet deadlines timely
•    Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.
•    Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
•    Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.
•    May work at various different locations and conditions may vary.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

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.

There’s no limit to what you’ll do at Kiewit. Whether you’re building or supporting projects that provide communities with dependable energy, safe transportation, clean water, or access to health care, the work you do will positively impact people’s lives for generations to come. 

Here you’ll have endless opportunities to expand your expertise through on-the-job experience and internal and external training and development opportunities. 

We offer our full-time staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry. From top-tier health care programs to employee assistance programs and retirement planning, we aim to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in the areas of life that matter most to you.

Kiewit is an equal-opportunity employer, and we believe a diverse workforce is vital to the success of our business. We continue our efforts to attract, develop and retain employees from all backgrounds who are passionate about our industry.  

We are committed to veteran and military hiring and will consider relevant military experience as equivalent to qualification requirements.

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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