Structural Designer 2- Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering

at Kiewit
Location Seattle, Washington
Date Posted August 3, 2022
Category Construction
Job Type Not Specified

Description

Requisition ID: 150999

Job Level: Entry Level

Department: Design Engineering

Market: Transportation

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers (KIE) is seeking a Mid-Level Structural Designer for Construction Engineering Services (CES) in the KIE . Looking for the ideal candidate to perform a variety of structural design and CAD production tasks related to temporary structures supporting construction operations. The Designer should have at least 2 years experience in engineering plan production, and be familiar with current technical tools, software, and CAD best practices.

Our CES group provides value to the success of our clients projects by designing and building temporary works which are critical to quality project design, cost control, and construction excellence. The engineering design tasks our CES group performs to help Kiewit build projects include: Bridge demolition, cofferdam design, critical crane lifts, girder erection, hoisting and jacking, deep foundations and dewatering, excavation support, marine engineering, MSE wall design, pile drive analysis, ductwork analysis, falsework design, temporary bridge & trestle, working surface design, and on-site Designer support.

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 lead to safe, cost-effective, and innovative designs that exceed 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.

Location

This position is based out in our office in Seattle/Federal Way, WA.

Responsibilities

  • Work with our engineering teams to develop structural designs for temporary structures (steel, wood, concrete, manufactured items, etc.) supporting construction activities on Kiewit projects
  • Provide additional support on civil and geotechnical temporary designs
  • Use Revit, AutoCAD, and Civil 3D software to produce design for estimate and construction documents
  • Participate in design reviews to evaluate design concepts and make recommendations
  • Follow company s CAD and quality standards

Qualifications

  • 2 to 4 years experience in CAD design and production of structural design documents
  • Associate degree in Computer-Aided Design, Engineering Technology, or similar program experience
  • Proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD (2D and 3D)
  • Additional proficiency in Civil 3D, Tekla, or Navisworks is a plus
  • General knowledge of engineering principles and materials for structural and civil work
  • Read and understand construction documents
  • Ability to detail structural connections for steel and concrete structures
  • Ability to clearly communicate and collaborate with Engineers and Designers
  • Critical thinking skills necessary with the ability to plan and conceptualize
  • Capable of recognizing conflicts and discrepancies with strong attention to detail
  • Basic skills in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Construction experience is a plus

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.

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