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Sr. Compensation Analyst - HR Operations


Omaha, NE, US

Requisition ID: 98359 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Human Resources 

Market: Corporate Home Office 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Kiewit is now looking to bring on a motivated and driven Compensation Analyst to join our Compensation Center of Excellence. Building, Mining, and Engineering are booming right now for Kiewit, and with that business growth, comes employment expansion. You will have an opportunity to work with one of the top Compensation groups in the industry and be a part of building something truly remarkable. So the only real question is, are you up to the challenge? If so, we want to speak with you and see what we can accomplish together.


Successful candidates for this role will have prior experience in designing and administering base pay and incentive pay programs, completing salary surveys, and support mobility pay practices. The successful candidate will have excellent analytical and communication skills, be proactive and diligent, and enjoy performing in a fast-paced and innovative environment.


At Kiewit, the scale of our operations is huge. Our construction and engineering projects span across the United States, Canada and Mexico, improving and connecting communities with every initiative.  We depend on our high-performing operations support professionals — they’re the glue that holds multiple areas of the business together and the catalysts that make things happen. We hire only the most driven people and we offer them diverse career opportunities, strong leadership and mentorship, rewarding, collaborative work, and responsibility they won’t find just anywhere. We’re always pushing new limits. You can too. 

District Overview

HR Operations is an integral partner and service provider at Kiewit.  In recent years, we have gone from decentralized HR groups to a unified, shared service team, with various HR Centers of Excellence.  Our vision is to be a best-in-class international HR organization. 


This position is based out of Kiewit Plaza at 3555 Farnam Street in Omaha, NE.  This is a shared service center in a professional office setting.

  • Oversees compensation review cycles, including process and systems
  • Researches and analyzes data to determine appropriate salary levels and job titles 
  • Conducts and participates in salary surveys, interprets salary data, and performs detailed analysis 
  • Assists in developing compensation policies, guidelines and procedures 
  • Conducts impact analysis, data modeling and costing of compensation program changes
  • Provides compensation support to business and shared service units 
  • Assists in audit support 
  • Monitors and supports mobility pay program 
  • Special projects as required
  • 4+ years’ relevant experience in field
  • Expert using Excel, and or other data analysis tools
  • North American experience required
  • Experience presenting to senior leadership while influencing decision making
  • Ability to work with senior level leaders, business unit HR Managers, shared services compensation managers, and information technology representatives
  • SAP and SuccessFactors compensation modules experience a plus
  • Accounting or finance classes or experience a plus

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 work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.