Constructability Project Manager-Kiewit Nuclear Solutions


Lenexa, KS, US Kansas City, KS, US Olathe, KS, US Overland Park, KS, US Aiken, SC, US Knoxville, TN, US Oak Ridge, TN, US

Requisition ID: 172829 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Home District/Group: Kiewit Nuclear Solutions 

Department: Field Operations 

Market: Nuclear 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Are you looking for an opportunity to be a part of a new, emerging nuclear market? Our nuclear safety culture is strong at Kiewit Nuclear Solutions. We are seeking experienced Constructability Project Managers. Our Constructability Project Managers are responsible for the overall direction, completion, and financial outcome of a nuclear-related construction projects. You will be responsible for directing and supervising the work of project administration, project superintendents, and engineers to establish operational priorities and maintain effective relationships with owners, subcontractors, etc. In an ever-changing job market, we offer a rare opportunity to be a part of a stable company with a proven track record of success. Your role will be essential to our operations, ensuring that your contributions are valued and impactful within Kiewit Nuclear Solutions.

District Overview

Kiewit Nuclear Solutions. is a full-service engineering, project management, and construction provider operating across North America. Our experience and expertise span all aspects of the nuclear-related market from carbon-free, small modular reactors to Dept of Energy science, environmental and nuclear security mission capabilities. With these broad capabilities, we operate in the power utility, renewable energy, industrial, and infrastructure markets.  As part of Kiewit, we are integrated with 135 years of construction and engineering excellence that provides wholistic solutions, differentiating our team from the rest of the industry.  

Our rapidly growing nuclear solutions business has opened new locations across North America to strengthen our market presence while executing work within the communities we live within and support. We are committed to build upon our history as one of the safest companies to work for by equipping our craft and staff with the best technology, processes, equipment, tools, and safety programs available.  

We are an innovative team that prides itself on excellence through continuous improvement and an unwavering commitment to deliver for our clients. Our staff collaborates with Kiewit’s vast internal network of resources that span heavy civil and infrastructure, vertical and commercial buildings, industrial, as well our oil and gas and power generation markets, to drive safe and cost-effective solutions that achieve client expectations and further Kiewit’s core values of People, Integrity, Excellence, and Stewardship.  

On our team, you will have the opportunity to see, design and construct 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. Kiewit’s culture encourages training, developing your skills, and tailoring your experience and knowledge to allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, joining Kiewit can bring a lifetime of personal success and satisfaction.  


Lenexa, KS. One of the many things that makes Kiewit’s culture unique is that we go where the work is, which exposes your career to abundant opportunities. We relocate our teams based on the work that is available, combined with the development plans, skill sets and career goals of each team member. This means your Kiewit adventure is custom-designed to meet our shared needs. 


•    Develop complete discipline specific estimates for very large, complex industrial projects for electrical equipment and systems. 
•    Read/interpret contract requirements and specifications and develop notes for the unique or extraordinary items and capable of addressing technical challenges or inconsistencies during bid preparation. 
•    Coordinate with Estimating Management on Electrical related issues. 
•    Responsible for coordination between the estimating electrical discipline and estimating management. 
•    Know how to build the project (best practices, sequence, geographical challenges etc.). 
•    Understand what design deliverables by discipline are required and assure that the delivery schedule is met . 
•    Verify quantities and deliverables meet estimate required . 
•    Train and mentor other estimators. 
•    Stay current on various trends and developments such as new equipment, means & methods, and procedures developing in the industry or specialized discipline (e.g., mechanical, electrical, etc.). 
•    Advanced knowledge of various construction disciplines, union agreements and jurisdictional issues, safety regulations, scheduling, cost control, engineering drawings and other documents. 
•    Understand project past cost data for benchmarking to compare to estimates.   Will be expected to perform site visits to learn our building methods and processes and past cost generation. 
•    Conduct detailed formal reviews of all engineered equipment, subcontract, and permanent material pricing. 
•    Prepare special studies or reports required by the unusual nature of some bid items or conditions. 
•    Assist Electrical Estimating Department Manager in developing and maintaining standard tools. 
•    Assist Electrical Estimating Department Manager in developing any Departmental Initiatives. 
•    Travel to project sites to collect data, as required. 
•    Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative with strong leadership, negotiation, planning and contract administration skills. 
•    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. 


•     Degree or diploma in a nuclear-related field, or a related combination of training and experience. 
•    10+ years of nuclear and management experience required. DOE/DOD experience managing field execution. 
•    Familiar with technical drawings systems and planning & reporting systems.  
•    Knowledge and understanding of construction mean/methods. 
•    Strong attention to detail; strong communication, interpersonal, leadership, and team-building skills. 
•    Demonstrated proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office products (e.g., Excel, Word, Outlook, PowerPoint). 
•    Strong organizational and time management skills. 
•    Strong written and verbal communications skills. 
•    Ability to work independently as well as part of a team. 
•    Leader that seeks and accepts responsibility and leads by example. 
•    Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite; Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. 
•    Must be able to travel time from 10-20%. 

Working Conditions

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Other Requirements:

  • 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.
  • May work at various different locations and conditions may vary.


We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

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 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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