Tax Intern - Summer 2024


Omaha, NE, US

Requisition ID: 169747 

Job Level: Internship 

Home District/Group: DHO Tax Compliance 

Department: Tax 

Market: Corporate Home Office 

Employment Type: Full Time Temporary 

Position Overview

The tax intern will work as a valuable member of the tax department. The intern will be responsible for work that is meaningful to the success of the department and the company. They will work as an active, full time member of the team throughout the summer.

District Overview

Kiewit is  one of North America’s largest and most respected construction and engineering organizations. With its roots dating back to 1884, the employee-owned organization operates through a network of subsidiaries in the United States, Canada, and Mexico. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation; oil, gas and chemical; power; building; water/wastewater; industrial; and mining. Kiewit had 2020 revenues of $12.5 billion and employs 27,000 staff and craft employees.


This position is based out of Omaha, Nebraska.


  • Supporting tax department preparation of tax returns
  • Respond to governmental notices
  • Provide support for tax audits
  • Preparation assistance for tax payments
  • Research and analysis of tax issues
  • Obtain and summarize information to support income tax filings
  • Special projects as assigned


  • The candidate must be pursuing a Bachelor’s degree emphasizing Accounting
  • 3.0 or higher GPA
  • Willing to work in Omaha, NE
  • Strong organization skills
  • Proficient in Excel and Microsoft Office programs
  • High level of drive / motivation
  • Willing to work 40 hours per week during summer months
  • Basic knowledge of economic and accounting principles and practices
  • Effective communication skills 

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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