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Civil Roadway Engineer - KIE - WCL


Woodcliff Lake, NJ, US Jacksonville, FL, US Brooklyn, NY, US Atlanta, GA, US Raleigh, NC, US Tampa, FL, US Manhattan, NY, US JerseyCity, NJ, US Charlotte, NC, US Miami, FL, US

Requisition ID: 126779 

Job Level: Mid Level 

Department: Design Engineering 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering (KIE) has an immediate opening for a dynamic Civil and Site Engineer in our growing Design Engineering Services (DES) Group. You will be part of our rapidly growing Infrastructure Design Department, a multi-faceted and leading-edge division of Kiewit with best-in-class technical expertise focused on the design-build delivery of power and transportation infrastructure megaprojects.

In the civil group, you will join a team of elite engineers that are reinventing how we deliver engineering outcomes and are redefining the limits of what is possible. 

District Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering's Design-Build team is driving clients to turn to Kiewit during all stages of design-build projects.  Through our integrated design and construction approach, our multi-disciplinary team works together to improve schedule, control costs and minimize risk.  Our construction-focused engineers work collaboratively with our estimators and builders to design solutions that are innovative, constructible, and designed with a focus on safety.   Clients benefit from the proven processes and tools used by Kiewit to minimize project risk. We are an in-house resource that supports projects throughout the company. Our staff shares experiences gained, innovative concepts, and best practices for all projects that we support.

Kiewit’s management and implementation of this process leads to safe, cost effective, and innovative designs that exceeds client expectations and furthers Kiewit’s legacy of excellence.

On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. We will train you, develop your skills, and allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, by joining Kiewit, you’re ensuring a lifetime of success.


This role will be based out of Kiewit’s Woodcliff Lake, NJ office. Coordination time will take place at project offices (primarily in the NY/NJ area but extending to DC and Chicago metro areas). Focus time can be WFH. The engineering team will meet occasionally in the home office for all staff meetings. 


•    Perform highway and civil design (both conceptual/preliminary and IFC), acting in responsible charge as needed
•    Execute conventional and 3D(+) engineering design using InRoads, Civil3D, and Trimble Business Center.
•    Prepare engineering calculation packages complying with department, contractual, and industry standards.
•    Implement project- and program-specific QA/QC procedures
•    Use data-driven design to solve engineering problems involving cost, time, geometric, and human constraints
•    Develop tools that optimize data flows between various parts of the project lifecycle


•    4+ years of civil / highway design experience
•    PE license 
•    Experience designing civil/highway infrastructure or similar projects
•    Understand typical design-build project risk items and mitigation strategies
•    Basic understanding of programming (e.g. python or C) is a plus
•    Basic understanding of probabilistic approaches (design or cost estimating) is a plus
•    Experience developing construction plans (transportation or power transmission projects preferred)
•    Ability to effectively communicate verbally, in writing, and visually    

Additional Requirements:

  • Absent an approved exemption, due to federal, state, local, provincial and/or client-requirements, this position may require an individual to be fully vaccinated by an FDA-approved or authorized COVID-19 vaccine or undergo weekly testing upon hire and as a condition of continued employment.

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.

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.

Nearest Major Market: New York City

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