Grading Superintendent - Houston

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Date: Apr 27, 2019

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 79756

Responsibilities:
• Oversee field personnel, daily/weekly schedules, and construction operations 
• Supervise and schedule grading crews and subcontractors on a daily basis 
• Take an active role in emphasizing safety, quality and production, leading by example 
•  Coordinate equipment and crews and other job related activities to maximize efficiency 
• Develop and train Superintendents, Engineers, Foremen and Craft Workers 
• Ensure that ALL resources assigned are maintained, protected, secured and used at optimum efficiency 
• Have a working knowledge of all required plans and specifications 
• Assist with survey and field layout 
• Carry out job duties while maintaining Kiewit values 
• And other duties as assigned 

Qualifications: 
• Must have a minimum of 10 years of experience for a Heavy Civil contractor 
• Demonstrated decision making skills 
• Ability to work in high production environment 
• Excellent communication and interpersonal skills 
• Working understanding of types of equipment necessary for production 
• Ability to respond quickly and effectively under pressure and deadlines 
• Must have experience with Federal requirements 
• Must be willing to travel if necessary 
• Excellent team building skills is a must 
• Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or similar is desired but not necessary 
• Must have superior math computation skills 
• Demonstrated ability to be flexible and quickly adaptable to changing conditions across all spectrums. 
• Demonstrated and verifiable ability to manage, supervise, schedule, and delegate on large and complicated projects
 

About Kiewit 
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different
•    Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record 
•    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
•    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
•    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
•    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is 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.


Nearest Major Market: Houston

Job Segment: Construction, Engineer, Wastewater, Water Treatment, Civil Engineer, Engineering

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