Employer: Kiewit – Kiewit
Location: Ingleside, TX, USRequisition ID: 95219 Job Level: Entry Level Department: Construction Operations Market: OGC Employment Type: Full Time Position OverviewAs a Field Engineer, you bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality and unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building “the next big thing” from the ground up. There’s a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won’t find anywhere else. Our mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make make a difference in our construction operations. Whether we’re boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled, and safety-obsessed construction professionals to get it done right.District OverviewKiewit Offshore Services, a district (or business unit) of Kiewit Corporation that builds structurally complex jackets and topsides for offshore oil drilling rigs. Located in Ingleside, TX, 20 minutes outside of Corpus Christi, the 550-acre fabrication yard is the workplace of 300 staff employees and 1400 craft employees who work in the yard year-round. The projects built by Kiewit Offshore Services require significant equipment planning, detailed cost estimates and schedules, a commitment to safety by all employees, and are truly unforgettable. The Kiewit Offshore Services team is a diverse, tight knit group that enjoys fun team building events such as deep-sea fishing, golfing, and sporting events throughout the year. The employees are extremely schedule driven, high-energy, friendly, and hard workers. Within the Oil, Gas & Chemical Industry, their teams are the best evidenced by the countless project opportunities from owners who seek their expertise when challenged with complex projects. Kiewit Offshore Service leaders are seeking employees who would enjoy living in Southern Texas, ready for a fast-paced career, trainable, and can work well within a diverse team. LocationThis position is in Ingleside, TX, 20 minutes outside of Corpus Christi.ResponsibilitiesBuild, estimate, and schedule mechanical, electrical, and heavy industrial constructionSupport both administrative and construction activities as assigned by supervisor Review proposals/specifications and drawings; perform material takeoffs and prepare cost estimatesAttend pre-bid investigation meetingsSupervise subcontractors and communicate with vendors Prepare work plans and ensure quality controlManage and track costs and materials; schedule necessary equipmentAdminister safety programs to adhere to company standards Maintain exceptional owner relationsQualificationsBachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Maritime Engineering, Civil Engineering or related field is required Knowledge of construction safety and current federal & OSHA Requirements is preferredStrong attention to detail; ability to recognize discrepanciesStrong analytical and problem-solving skillsShould have broad knowledge of project scheduling and cost control; able to understand project owner specifications and engineering drawingsFamiliarity with Sure Trak, Hard Dollar, Revit, SAP, Pro Log and/or Primavera “P6” is a plusDynamic thinker with the desire to lead, motivate and mentor teams Self-starter with the ability to set standards of excellence in leadership, safety, quality and productivityProficient computer knowledge including Microsoft SuiteStrong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first timeDemonstrated commitment to ethics and integrityPassion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurtStrong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectivesStrong organization, time management, and attention to detailOther common names for this role: Project Engineer, Office Engineer, Engineer 1, Engineer IWe 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.