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Civil Engineer - Kiewit Engineering Group


Calgary, AB, CA

Requisition ID: 160800 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Home District/Group: KEG Oil Gas and Chemical BD 

Department: Design Engineering 

Market: OGC 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Our rapidly growing multi-discipline engineering group requires additional intermediate and senior civil engineers. If you are looking for a career with a progressive and construction-focused engineering group that will provide you the opportunities to work in a wide range of energy and industrial projects, this position is for you. Current projects underway include the design of green and blue hydrogen production facilities and associated blue products, solar and wind renewable power generation, large-scale CCGT power generation, lithium battery manufacturing, lithium recovery and processing, LNG, carbon capture and low carbon fuels just to name a few. 

District Overview

The Kiewit Engineering Group Inc. delivers construction focused engineering services for all phases of development in the infrastructure, industrial and energy markets and has been recognized by our clients for providing safe, high quality and constructable designs that yield certainty of outcome and outstanding value.

Kiewit Engineering Group, Inc is the full-service consulting and engineering district of Kiewit. Our combined staff of more than 2,500 engineers and design professionals have expertise that spans all major engineering disciplines to serve transportation, power, water/wastewater, mining, building, and oil, gas & chemical markets. Backed by over 130 years of construction experience, our construction focused engineering delivers on constructability in the earliest phases of projects to ensure safe, on-time and on-budget projects.  


These positions are based out of Calgary, AB but may also include short term relocations to alternate engineering centers. Alternate base locations could be considered. 


  • Lead a civil engineering design team to complete the required design tasks on a project.
  • Or as part of a civil engineering design team be a senior civil engineering design contributor
  • Perform civil engineering design work that will typically include the design of roads, drainage, grading, domestic/fire water system, stormwater management system, engineering reports and design drawings.
  • Ponds and pond liner systems. 
  • Work with project team as representative and coordinates work within discipline department.
  • Provide guidance, leadership and training to less experienced designers. 
  • Review and or check the work of other civil engineers and designers.
  • Independently develop and manage effective and efficient discipline deliverables utilizing industry and company standards. 
  • Review application of standards and make suggestions on improvements needed 
  • Serve as a resource to the civil engineering department, to assigned projects and to the construction team.
  • Be aware of the project cost estimate basis and manage the design to maintain material quantities while maintaining the design intent. 
  • Perform assigned work efficiently and effectively to maximize person productivity.
  • Review vendor documentation and comment as it applies to the client and project needs.
  • Be aware of the project cost estimate basis and manage the design to maintain material quantities while maintaining the design intent. 
  • Field support including RFI management, field reviews, constructability reviews and site inspections.


The ideal candidate for this position will possess the following qualifications:

  • 5 -10+ years civil engineering experience.
  • Construction support and field experience.
  • Work experience in leading engineers.
  • Undergraduate degree in civil engineering.
  • Professional engineer (P.Eng) designation.
  • Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative.
  • Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity.
  • 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.


Other 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 or undergo weekly testing upon hire and as a condition of continued employment.
•    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.

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.

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