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Risk Manager - DHO Risk Management and Insurance

Location: 

Omaha, NE, US Lenexa, KS, US Houston, TX, US

Requisition ID: 166788 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Home District/Group: DHO Risk Management and Insurance 

Department: Risk Management 

Market: Corporate Home Office 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Kiewit has recently been rated as #1 by ENR in the top 400 Contractor firms for the Transportation, Petroleum and Domestic Heavy markets.   We have a strong Risk Management team with dedicated individuals that are passionate about what they do and are inspired by the challenges of today. 

We are seeking a Risk Manager to join our team to support our 7 markets by providing insurance and risk management support for our projects.  In this role, you will review, and assess contracts and insurance bid reviews, and execute insurance strategies and agreements to protect our people and assets.  You can expect to support our business strategy through a programmatic approach to risk management by methodically determining, assessing, and managing our insurance and bond requirements to assist our leadership team in project pursuit and execution. 

If you are passionate about insurance strategy and are skilled in negotiating the best possibly insurance programs and are motivated to collaborate with others to mitigate risk, we would love to talk with you!  Be a part of a dynamic team that serves a growing business that spans across various market areas including Industrial, Oil & Gas and Petrochemical, Transportation, Water/Wastewater, Power, Mining and Vertical Building engineering and construction.  You will have a wide range of responsibilities which includes supporting Kiewit District personnel, interactions with Corporate departments and others in the profession, including insurance brokers and carriers.   

District Overview

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 Corporate Risk Team and 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.

Location

This position can be based out of one of our major Kiewit Offices in Omaha, NE; Lenexa, KS; Houston, TX.

Responsibilities

  • Provide project insurance bid reviews, insurance and bond requirements, pricing, and other information necessary to assist operational estimating pursuits
  • Assist with project contract review and negotiations as they relate to insurance and other risk management matters
  • Provide support by participating in selection of and negotiation with brokers and insurance carriers
  • Manage and assist projects with the investigation and settlement of builders’ risk, property and equipment claims
  • Gather underwriting information and prepare specifications for insurance renewals
  • Obtain project specific insurance as required by contract, including builders’ risk, pollution liability and professional liability
  • Manage insurance policy extensions
  • Tracking project insurance program data
  • Reviewing and filing insurance policy changes
  • Special projects as assigned

Qualifications

  • BS / BA Undergraduate Degree
  • 10 years of multi-line property casualty experience (insurance brokerage, claims adjusting, underwriting or risk management)
  • Experience with Contract reviews, project insurance bid reviews, insurance and bond requirements, and pricing is preferred
  • Experience in selection and negotiation processes with brokers and insurance carriers is preferred
  • Engineering and construction experience is preferred
  • Strong organization, time management and attention to detail
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, specifically Excel
  • High level of motivation, willingness to learn – a go-getter willing to go the extra mile
  • Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals, and objectives
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • High level of flexibility and adaptability to changing environments
  • Ability to travel as needed for training, broker / carrier meetings, project sites, less than 20% of the time

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Other requirements:

 

  • Regular, reliable attendance .
  • Work productively and meet deadlines in a timely manner.
  • Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees and others; individually or in a team environment.
  • Perform work safely and effectively.

 

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.


Nearest Major Market: Omaha
Nearest Secondary Market: Council Bluffs

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