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Equipment Manager - Kiewit Equipment Services


Lenexa, KS, US Kansas City, KS, US

Requisition ID: 151626 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Home District/Group: Kiewit Equipment Services 

Department: Equipment 

Market: Power 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

As a Equipment Manager,  you will  support Regional Construction & Mining operations.  In this role, you will be responsible for the planning, scheduling and budgeting for the maximized utilization equipment fleet, you will deal with both day-to-day and long term fleet related issues focused on improved equipment reliability and preventative maintenance programs.

District Overview

Kiewit Equipment Services (KES) helps to ensure the profitability of Kiewit projects through the improved equipment utilization and mechanical reliability by delivering world-class equipment and service. 


This position will be based out of Lenexa, KS, and typically requires 25% travel across the United States and Canada.  


•    Ensure crews understand and comply with all federal, state, and company health, safety, and environmental requirements.
•    Long/short range equipment planning, scheduling, and budgeting.
•    Use reliability and failure analysis data to increase equipment availability and reliability.
•    Interpret parts and service manuals for proper and timely diagnosis and repairs.
•    Ensure accurate record keeping of daily tasks performed by maintenance team.


•    Undergraduate degree in Diesel Technology or similar in Mechanical Engineering preferred.
•    7-15 years field related experience.
•    Must be willing to travel and relocate as required.
•    Strong work ethic – Willing to do what it takes to get the job done.
•    Strong organizational, time management and communication skills.
•    Willingness to work in both office and field environments.
•    Ability to freely access all points of a construction or mining site in wide-ranging climates and environment.

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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