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Office Administrator- Mass Electric


Boston, MA, US

Requisition ID: 95039 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Business Management 

Market: Industrial 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As an Office Administrator, you will support several of our upper management level personnel.

At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative.  We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals — they’re the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won’t find just anywhere. We’re always pushing new limits. You can too. 

District Overview

Mass Electric Construction Co. is a subsidiary of the Kiewit Corporation.  Since our founding in 1928 in Boston, Massachusetts, Mass. Electric Construction’s philosophy has been to pursue electrical projects that require a higher level of technical and logistical skill.  MEC Industrial has organized strategically to actively participate and capture projects in the growing industrial market.  We intend to effectively compete and win in traditional and alternate delivery procurements and position ourselves for a sustainable future. We self-perform the majority of our work and are looking for people committed to the industrial construction industry. 


This position is based out of Waltham, MA . This is a shared service environment in a professional office setting.

  • Greet visitors, organize and arrange meetings, schedule conference rooms and set up catered meals.
  • Coordinate and arrange travel; prepare travel packets (itineraries, maps/directions and meeting notes).
  • Assist with presentation preparation.
  • Prepare outgoing mail and correspondence, including e-mails and faxes.
  • Order and maintain supplies, arrange for equipment maintenance as needed.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of current software package and new technologies to improve operations; submit recommendations for improvement.
  • Participate as a member of the District Meeting committee (secure meeting location, hotel contracts, arrange for catering, purchase prizes).
  • Maintain list of employees’ birthdays and send out e-mail birthday cards.
  • Investigate and visit local hotels as possible meeting sites for incoming guests, and make recommendations.


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.. SharePoint and Acrobat knowledge is a plus
  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) and at least five (5) + years applicable executive-level support experience, preferably in one of the following fields:  engineering, construction or oil/gas/chemicals
  • Must be a positive, pro-active, strong team participant with the ability to maintain strict confidentiality
  • Experience planning meetings in a fast-paced environment
Working Conditions

Fast-paced office environment; must be able to interact professionally with all levels of management while simultaneously manage a diversified workload and challenging situations efficiently and effectively; regularly sit, stand, walk and talk and listen; occasionally lift and move up objects up to 30 pounds.

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.

Mass. Electric Construction Co. (MEC) is one of the nation's premier electrical contractors serving the industrial and transportation markets. We’ve earned an industry-wide reputation for sticking to our high standards in everything we do. 

We believe in the benefits of investing in our people. Around here, learning and improving go hand-in-hand with going to work each day. You’ll constantly increase your knowledge, sharpen your skills and gain new experiences. 

If you're ready for a career that can take you places, look no further. 

Nearest Major Market: Boston

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