Senior Environmental Coordinator


Westlake, TX, US Grapevine, TX, US Irving, TX, US Dallas, TX, US Fort Worth, TX, US

Requisition ID: 171844 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Home District/Group: South Central District 

Department: Environmental 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Senior Environmental Coordinator for Kiewit, you will provide expertise, implement policies and procedures, ensure compliance, supervise efforts on construction projects, and mentor/develop other employees to support environmental functions at both the project and corporate level.

District Overview

Kiewit's South-Central District is one of Kiewit's leading infrastructure districts specializing in heavy civil, transportation, and water resource markets. Projects you could be working on could include construction of highways, bridges, airports, and more. Although most of our work is regionally based in the south-central region of the United States, we also pursue various projects stretching across the United States. We are looking for individuals who are committed to the construction industry as opposed to design.  


This person will sit in Westlake, TX – DFW metroplex. Occasional travel (40 – 50%) as needed to project sites and offices (approximately 2 – 3 day trips) located in AR, LA, and TX is also required (travel expenses covered by Kiewit). 


  • Implement programs and procedures to assure the compliance of the site with applicable federal, state, and local environmental regulations.
  • Supervise job environmental processes and address any concerns at the job level.
  • Assist supervisors, managers, and others in obtaining and maintaining environmental permits.
  • Assist engineering and operations management in planning for compliance of new and modified processes and operations with environmental regulations.
  • Oversee the drafting and preparation of permit applications and application renewals in compliance with environmental regulations.
  • Develop and implement environmental training programs.


  • Bachelor’s degree in environmental engineering, biology, or related field.
  • At least 6 years of demonstrated work experience related to the areas of responsibility for environmental compliance within the construction industry.
  • Major heavy civil infrastructure and/or transportation construction projects or similar is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of environmental codes, standards, and compliance.
  • CPESC, CESCL, ENV-SP, and/or CESSWI certifications are a plus.
  • Proficient in MS Office (Power Point, Word, Excel) and other relevant software systems.
  • Strong work ethic and professional demeanor.
  • Effective time management and organizational skills with the ability to perform multiple tasks efficiently and accurately.
  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals, and objectives.
  • The ability to travel to project sites and offices as needed (approximately 2 – 3 day trips) located in AR, LA, and TX (travel expenses covered by Kiewit).


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. 
  • 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.

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