FIELD/OFFICE ENGINEER – TIC SOUTHERN at Kiewit

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Employer: Kiewit – Kiewit and TIC

Expires: 05/04/2020

Location:  The Woodlands, TX, USRequisition ID: 94041 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 OverviewTIC-The Industrial Company is a subsidiary of Kiewit Corporation. TIC-Southern District is a business unit of TIC-The Industrial Company. Headquartered in The Woodlands, TX, TIC Southern builds major industrial projects in diversified markets throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Alabama, Mississippi, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Arkansas. Located in Houston, TX, TIC-Southern is seeking individuals who are open to regular relocation for career development opportunities and who desire job responsibilities in field operations ranging from project controls, craft management, safety, quality, and contract administration. A new employee’s initial work assignments complement their previous work experiences and education, allowing the new employee to make significant contributions to the project success. Individuals seeking employment with a company known for their financial stability, a broad range of specialized capabilities, commitment to people development, and an outstanding performance record will find employment with TIC-Southern to be fulfilling career choice, with long-term benefit. LocationOne of the many things that makes Kiewit’s culture unique is that we go where the work is, which exposes your career to abundant opportunities. We relocate our teams based on the work that is available, combined with the development plans, skill sets and career goals of each team member. This means your Kiewit adventure is custom-designed to meet our shared needs.ResponsibilitiesField Engineering• Assist in interpretation of drawings and specifications for field crews and craft supervision• Perform quantity calculations by taking measurements and determining percentage of completed/installed materials and work• Assist in the preparation of work plans and work packages• Assist in field surveying and work layout support including elevation, control points, and compilation of as-built data• Assist in compiling, processing, and confirming daily labor timesheets• Assist in the preparation of Job Hazard Analysis (JHA’s)• Participate in jobsite safety reviews, toolbox meetings, mass safety meetings, and safety trainingOrder and schedule material deliveries• Plan, schedule, and coordinate work groups on the jobsite• Supervise field operationsOffice Engineering• Perform material takeoffs from drawings, specifications and other contract documents• Perform basic engineering calculations and technical drafting to support field operations• Assist Engineers to gather and prepare data for submittal or transmittal to the customer, vendors, subcontractors, governmental agencies, and internal use• Assist in preparation of purchase orders and subcontracts, performing minor solicitations and purchasing as requested• Assist in schedule maintenance and performing updates as directed by others• Assist in the maintenance of basic project recordkeeping and correspondence functions including daily reports, photographs, requests for information (RFIs), and memorandums• Assist with entering data into the job cost system and participate in reviewing cost reports with jobsite management• Assist in generating change orders and as-built data to be reviewed by the Project Manager• Provide field support and supervise subcontractor operationsEstimating• Assist in reviewing and analyzing historical data relative to the project, incorporating various productions and costs appropriate in preparation of a bid• Complete a plan and specification review for an assigned project, assessing the risk areas and bringing them to the attention of the Senior Estimator• Complete material and quantity takeoffs according to bid documentsQualifications• Ability to travel and relocate as required • Ability to work in the United States without sponsorship, both now and in the future• Undergraduate degree in engineering, construction management or related degree• Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications• Working knowledge of computers and experience with Microsoft Word and Excel• Strong organizational and time management 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• Ability to work independently as well as part of a team• Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environmentOther common names for this role: Field Engineer, Office Engineer, Engineer 1, Engineer I, Entry Level EngineerWe 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.