Kiewit Corporation Field/Office Engineer Intern 2018- Eastern District in Nationwide, New Jersey
Date: Oct 17, 2017
Location: Nationwide, NJ, US
Requisition ID: 69221
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 company operates through a network of offices and projects in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia. Kiewit offers construction and engineering services in a variety of markets including transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building and mining. Kiewit had 2016 revenues of $8.6 billion and employs more than 20,000 staff and craft employees.
How We’re Different
• Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record
• Consistently recognized as one of the best places to work in North America and in 2015, named one of Fortune’s Most Admired Companies
• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development
• Internships are a great opportunity to explore many different specialty construction and engineering areas within Kiewit and get important hands-on experience
• Our interns have meaningful relations to the industry's top talent for guidance, and have significant responsibilities in real world areas of the Kiewit organization
• Our long-standing internship program has launched many Kiewit careers, including our Chairman and CEO’s
Kiewit Eastern District is currently seeking Engineer Interns for their Summer 2017 Intern Program! Kiewit’s Eastern District primarily performs heavy civil projects specializing in infrastructure, transportation, roadways and rail, while developing builders to lead the future of our company.
An Intern position with Kiewit provides a hands-on learning experience directly related to the skills needed in a full-time construction career. You will have the opportunity to develop, participate and learn key roles and functions within construction management. Some responsibilities may include, but are not limited to; reviewing shop drawings, submittals, schedules, take offs, pay requests, contract changes and project documentation.
We have projects all across the Northeast of America so our people must be willing to go where the work is. Our work predominatelyexsists within the Great Lakes Area and the Northeast. Job assignment location will be determined closer to your start date. Must be able to travel and relocate as frequently as business needs require.
•Pursuing a degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering or a closely related degree
•Must be willing to relocate for first assignment and throughout career as we operate on a national scale not a regional one
•Committed to the construction industry and not the design industry- this is a hands on, construction career
•Interest in heavy civil/transportation construction; such as highways, airports, mass transit systems, canals, dams, tunnels, earthwork, structural concreate, pipeline, etc.
•Knowledge and passion for construction safety (OSHA certification preferred)
•Working knowledge of computers and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point
•Strong organizational, time management and multi-tasking skills
•Strong written and verbal communications skills
•Good attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies
•Strong work ethic - willing to do what it takes to get the job done. This position will require more than 40 hours/week.
•The ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates, environment and terrain
Kiewit is 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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