Industrial Engineering Manager

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Date: Apr 22, 2019

Location: Lenexa, KS, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 77809

Industrial Engineering Manager (Process)

Excellence, Innovation, and change has defined Ibberson as a design-build firm in the agricultural, industrial, and infrastructure marketplace for over 135 years.  Due to our record performance last year, and the challenge of advancing our position in the food & beverage and industrial sectors, we are seeking high caliber candidates to fill a newly created position of Industrial Engineering Manager. 
This person will be responsible for taking a design scope from concept through deliverbales completion incorporating solutions from the engineering, estimating, environmental, procurement, construction and start up services groups.  Core objectives are to provide management for engineering functions included: functional cost-effective designs, energy efficiency,  code compliance, air and surface cleanliness, and assure industry standards adherance. Additionally, this person will assist in the management of engieering integrated estimates, and foster the development and growth of the engineering department staff through mentoring and improved work processes to meet the needs of industrial clients.

Primary Responsibilities
•Responsible for the delegation of authority to assemble project teams and be responsible for all engineering deliverables, procurement support, estimates, constructability, safety, quality, and field support activities. Must be able to work within a matrix environment to communicate and coordinate needs.
•Lead project planning processes within the proposal phase; synthesize the required scope and collaborate with company resources, SME’s and functional leadership in preparing written technical engineering scope, services estimating, schedule and other proposal deliverables.
•Develop the most cost-effective design engineering and construction execution plan to develop a competitive proposal to assist the company to win profitable work in a highly competitive design environment.
•Support business development functions by representing the company capabilities to prospective clients or directly participating in soliciting new work opportunities in the marketplace in coordination with business development and in alignment with business line strategic direction.
•Coordinate the work-flow between engineering disciplines, SMEs, to assure coordination of design work and perform quality checks of the deliverables to be in conformance with the contract and project execution plan requirements.
•Engage with or lead portions of activities for the pre-construction process planning projects and developing the best execution process for engineering and design deliverables.
•Project engagement from concept development, scoping, planning, engineering, construction support, safety (in design/site engagement), walk down/punch list development and successful turn-over to plant operations.
•Establish and engage a rigorous change management process within the engineering process managing scope changes and elevating such changes to project management and negotiating contract change orders in engineering-only settings.
•Manage project design quantities within engineering deliverables to align with proposed and priced project quantities. Track and report compliance and/or excursions to project management.
•Assure engineering deliverables are aligned with the construction execution process coordinating deliverables and schedules with project management.
•Support the construction process within the design-build delivery by providing field engineering services when called upon, responding to RFI’s during construction, reviewing and approving shop drawings, and supporting project completion and turn-over as called for within the prime services contract.
•Conduct/support monthly project design and performance status reviews with client representatives.
•May serve as primary client contact on select engineering (only) assignment(s) – maintain and nurture client relationships.

•Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or chemical engineering
•Professional Engineering (PE) license is preferred
•At least eight years’ experience performing engineering-related engineering & design within the industrial market with a specialty in mechanical process discipline


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: Overland Park
Nearest Secondary Market: Kansas City

Job Segment: Industrial, Engineer, Industrial Engineer, Construction, Business Development, Manufacturing, Engineering, Sales

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