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Project Engineer - Water/Wastewater

Location: 

Atlanta, GA, US Miami, FL, US Orlando, FL, US Tampa, FL, US

Requisition ID: 103825 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Project Engineering 

Market: Water/Waste Water 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Project Engineer, you will be responsible for the administrative and technical aspects of constructing a project, managing a team of field and cost engineers. Do you have strong interpersonal and information management skills?  In this role, you will be the main conduit of information between the construction manager and the team for cost, revenue, cash flow information. Do you have strong mentorship skills?  You will have the opportunity to develop the people below you. If this sounds like a match for you, read on!

District Overview

Kiewit's Water Facilities South group is one of Kiewit's leading water/wastewater districts specializing in constructing water treatment facilities, wastewater treatment facilities, and desalination plants. Although we are headquartered in Dallas TX, with regional offices in Miami FL and Atlanta GA, we also pursue various projects stretching across the country. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about infrastructure and committed to the construction industry as opposed to design. Because our people receive continuous and extensive training, hands-on experience and challenging responsibilities from the day they join our team, they quickly develop the expertise that has earned our district its reputation as the premier contractor in the southeast United States. 

Location

We are looking for one Project Engineer in the Georgia Market (Atlanta), and 1 project engineer in the Florida market (Miami).

Responsibilities

•    Develop, update and maintain resource loaded project schedules that are fully integrated with Kiewit Energy’s engineering partner(s). Organize and document project planning sessions.
•    Merge project engineering and procurement with construction and commissioning schedules then maintain throughout the job.
•    Develop and publish monthly deliverable curves and graphs.
•    Develop and maintain budget and cost reports, earned value analyses, and resource planning and allocation. 
•    Compile summary level project reports for management. 
•    Analyze project controls data to assist project manager in directing project activities. Assist in the tracking of project change orders and development of projections.
•    Assist project managers with development of project procedures.  
•    Travel to jobsites to participate in project status updates.
•    Provide analysis and feedback regarding project closeout information to the business development department. 
•    Assist in developing projections for projects.
•    Utilize the quality assurance manual.
•    Complete progress and quantity audits to validate reported progress.
•    Complete time impact analyses and support contract management in resolution to impacts.
•    Assist the project in compiling and management the short term schedule development and reporting (90 day, 3 week and 1 week look ahead schedules)
•    Produce monthly process report to include reporting on schedule and cost progress, trends and forecasts.

Qualifications

•   Ability to travel and relocate as needed
•   Undergraduate degree in Construction Management, Construction Engineering or equivalent
•   3+ years’ work experience in construction or engineering
•   3+ years' working in a project controls position specifically on water/wastewater treatment construction projects
•   Ability to read, analyze and identify discrepancies on engineering plans, specifications, and contract documents
•   Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative
•   Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time
•   Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
•   Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt
•   Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills 
•   Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
•   Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail

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 work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.