Share this Job

 

 

 

 

Transportation Design Engineering Manager - Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers

Location: 

Burnaby, British Columbia, CA

Requisition ID: 155800 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Department: Design Engineering 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering (KIE) has an immediate opening for a dynamic Transportation Infrastructure Design Engineering Manager in our Design Build Group. The rapidly growing Infrastructure Design Department, which includes structural, geotechnical, civil, drainage, roadway, rail, and materials disciplines, is a multi-faceted and leading-edge division of Kiewit with best-in-class technical expertise focused on the design-build delivery of infrastructure projects.

District Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering's Design-Build team is driving clients to turn to Kiewit during all stages of design-build projects.  Through our integrated design and construction approach, our multi-disciplinary team works together to improve schedule, control costs and minimize risk.  Our construction-focused engineers work collaboratively with our estimators and builders to design solutions that are innovative, constructible, and designed with a focus on safety.  Clients benefit from the proven processes and tools used by Kiewit to minimize project risk. We are an in-house resource that supports projects throughout the company. Our staff shares experiences gained, innovative concepts, and best practices for all projects that we support.

Kiewit’s management and implementation of this process leads to safe, cost effective, and innovative designs that exceed client expectations and furthers Kiewit’s legacy of excellence.

On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. We will train you, develop your skills, and allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a generous RRSP contribution plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, by joining Kiewit, you’re ensuring a lifetime of success.

Location

This position is based out of our Burnaby, BC Canada office.

Responsibilities

•    Leads and manages technical teams for assigned design disciplines during a pursuit or final design project.
•    Responsible for completion of project design tasks within engineering disciplines, in accordance with project design criteria and project management plans.
•    Ensures Kiewit's Standard Operating Procedures are communicated and followed.
•    Controls cost of the design and all engineering services.
•    Manages quantities and constructability throughout the design process for assigned design discipline.
•    Has the flexibility to work within multiple design disciplines.
•    Reviews and administers design engineering contracts.
•    Monitors and reports progress against design schedule.
•    Partners with design discipline lead and construction estimator/superintendent to meet project objectives.
•    Mentors junior staff with technical and professional development.
•    Design quality management plan champion for the engineering design team.
•    Develops project budgets, schedules and staffing plans for KIE final design projects.

Qualifications

•    Bachelor’s degree or greater in Civil Engineering with a focus on transportation.
•    Licensed Professional Engineer with ability to obtain registration in other provinces/states as projects may require.
•    10+ years of directly related experience in delivery of design-build and/or P3 projects in both the pre- and post-award phases. At least three of these years in Project Management/Design Management roles, contributing to the management of large complex multidisciplinary projects. Prior work experience on transportation project valued at $50M+.
•    Proven experience in highway and bridge project delivery is required; and experience in delivery of projects in other transportation service sectors (rail & transit, aviation and ports) is desired.
•    Strong technical background as a design engineer for design-build projects in at least one of the civil engineering disciplines common to infrastructure projects (roadways, rail &, transit, drainage, structures, geotechnical etc.).
•    Experience administering engineering contracts for design-build projects.
•    Three or more years of managing an engineering and design team of five or more.

Required Characteristics
•    Strong organizational and time management skills.
•    Strong written and verbal communications skills.
•    Good attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies.
•    Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative.
•    Strong work ethic and 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
•    Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
•    Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environment.
•    The ability to travel when needed.

#LI-SANDHIA

Additional Requirements:

  • Absent an approved exemption, due to federal, state, local, provincial and/or client-requirements, this position may require an individual to be fully vaccinated by a Health Canada-approved or authorized COVID-19 vaccine upon hire and as a condition of continued employment.


We believe in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination and comply with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.


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.


Job Segment: Design Engineer, Construction, Civil Engineer, Engineering Manager, Geology, Engineering