Structural Engineer Intern - Kiewit Power Engineers

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Date: Jan 10, 2019

Location: Lenexa, KS, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 78842

•    Close to moderate supervision by a more experienced engineer.
•    Develops familiarity with departmental design standards, applicable engineering codes and Kiewit Power Engineers policies, guidelines and standards.
•    Understands, contributes to, and adheres to the Kiewit Power Engineers Quality Plan requirements and objectives.
•    Prepares basic engineering calculations and following standard methods and principles used in similar engineering analyses.
•    Prepares basic design sketches for drafting and incorporation into final plans.
•    Calculates cost and quantity estimates for project based on analysis of collected data.
•    Assists in checking of various Kiewit Power Engineers calculations, prepared drawings and documents as assigned and within established guidelines.
•    May inspect construction site to monitor progress and ensure conformance to engineering drawings, specifications, and construction.
•    Checks vendor's drawings for structural construction commodities.
•    Submits lessons learned to the Kiewit Power Engineers database.
•    Communicates with other disciplines to coordinate design interfacing issues.

•    Should be comfortable with use of basic spreadsheet, database, and word processing programs. Must be familiar with basic structural analysis software, engineering software, and basic CADD software for reviewing drafter’s work. 
•    Highly desirable that the individual will have specific knowledge of SAP2000, MathCad, and Navisworks.
•    Completed a fundamental of structural analysis course which includes computer application.
•    Completed a strength of materials course with statics and dynamics application.
•    Completed a fundamentals of steel design course and/or fundamentals of concrete design course.
•    Highly desirable that the individual is pursuing a degree in Civil Engineering (with structural emphasis), or Architectural Engineering (with structural emphasis), or a degree in Structural Engineering from an ABET accredited college or university.

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: Intern, Engineer, Construction, Structural Engineer, Drafting, Entry Level, Engineering

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