Early Career Structural Designer - Kiewit Power Engineers

Job Description:

Includes, but not necessarily limited to the following:

  • Utilizes Section 7.4, Design and Development of the Operations Quality Assurance Manual on all projects.
  • Utilizes the Operations Drafting/Design Standards Manual with each task or assignment.
  • Utilizes each applicable document of the Department Quality Standards and Procedures to implement each task or assignment.
  • Utilizes Section 7, Design and Design Verification Procedures, of the Project Procedures Manual
  • Reports project progression updates and/or issues to Lead Designer as required. Informs Manager and/or Lead Designer of project decisions that differ from Kiewit Engineering & Design Co. standards.
  • Learns applicable engineering national and local codes.
  • Participates in meetings as required: i.e., Weekly Project Meetings.
  • Assists in job related activities with project team members.
  • Checks design for consistency, safety, operability and maintenance requirements before submitting to checking.
  • Develops 3D models utilizing drawings, sketches, and design skills.
  • Develops the capability of checking and navigating in the 3D models for interferences and constructability.
  • Creates plan drawings and details.
  • Creates Plot Plans and General Arrangement drawings.
  • Files the master sets/originals, superseded drawings and originals as required in a timely manner.
  • Completes as-builts by utilizing RFIs, ECNs and red-marked drawings from construction to develop “Conformed to Construction Records” as required.
  • Completes miscellaneous tasks to support project development.
  • Creates guidelines, checklists or other applicable knowledge based documents as assigned.
  • Provides lessons learned throughout the project by utilizing the Lessons Learned Database.
  • Gathers information needed to develop drawings.
  • Resolves checked drawings; prove and understand the comments made.

Job Title:

Early Career Structural Designer


Lenexa, KS, US


DOE (Depending on experience)

Job Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

  • The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and constructively with other team members and disciplines both verbally and in written form. Must be able to complete assignments in a timely manner.
  • Demonstrated ability to interpret multi-discipline engineering and vendor documents. Must be able to represent Kiewit Engineering & Design Co. in a professional manner to owners, contractors, vendors and any other contacts outside the Kiewit Engineering & Design Co. organization.

Must be capable of utilizing a computer-aided drafting program (MicroStation, AutoCAD, GeoPak, NavisWorks, Tekla), and have a basic knowledge of the latest computer operating systems. Must be able to communicate through emails and utilize electronic meeting requests. Must have a working knowledge of spreadsheets and databases.

Pursuing Associate or Bachelor degree in Computer Aided Design & Drafting Technology or related field.

How to Apply:

Apply online at https://kiewitcareers.kiewit.com/job/Lenexa-Early-Career-Structural-Desi...
Closing Date: April 30, 2019