Kiewit Corporation Roadway Engineer Intern - Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers in Englewood, Colorado
Requisition ID: 106702
Job Level: Internship
Department: Design Engineering
Employment Type: Full Time Temporary
Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers is seeking an Rail/Transit Engineer Intern to join our Permanent Design team. Responsibilities would include performing engineering and design services to prepare calculations, plans, and specifications for rail transit related projects including new and rehabilitation type projects. The successful candidate would be able to manage a subtask of a larger project or study in accordance with contractual requirements, as well as have responsibility for completing the technical engineering functions of the project including: coordination of technical disciplines and construction planning assistance.
Clients turn to Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers (KIE) during all stages of design-build projects to manage their multi-disciplined design teams, improve scheduling, control costs, and minimize risk. We call it Construction-Driven Engineering. Our team performs and manages the design on infrastructure projects of all sizes throughout the company. Our staff collaborates with and leads design and construction teams to ensure safe, cost-effective, and innovative designs that achieve client expectations and further Kiewit’s legacy of excellence. We have many opportunities across Canada and the United States for the right candidates in the fast-track design-build infrastructure industry. Working hard with us will bring you satisfaction from a job well done, and 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. We offer top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities. Kiewit is a proud user of the In Eight suite of project management tools (InEight.com) and is a founding member of the Design-Build Institute of America (DBIA.org).
One 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.
Assist Senior and Mid-Level Engineers in the execution of technical, fiscal, and administrative functions of the project or study, including design calculations, plan production, construction planning, and cost estimation
Assist in developing the scope of work for engineering tasks, design schedules and budgets for assigned project elements; monitor progress against schedule and budget requirements; and identify and document changes in scope
Assist in determining the scope of work for procurement schedules and budgets for assigned project buy outs; monitor progress to maintain those procurements; and interface with procurement and subcontract personnel to facilitate the bid process
Assist in determining the technical skills and staff hours required for successful completion of the project
Expedite distribution of action items following discussions/meetings with the client and Senior/ Mid-Level Engineer
Assist in preparing technical reports and documentation of activity for the client and project management
Obtain, analyze, and circulate technical and contractual information to project disciplines
Perform other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate
Field engineering, operation planning, cost control, project scheduling, quantity tracking, material procurement, contract administration, estimating & supervision of field activities
0 - 4 years engineering experience, preferably with focus on rail/transit engineering
Enrolled in a Bachelor's Degree program in Civil Engineering or related engineering degree
Knowledge of current codes and industry standards including AREMA, TCRP, and AASHTO
Basic CAD skills in Bentley Microstation/InRoads and/or AutoCAD Civil 3D
Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite, including Microsoft Excel and Word.
Ability to travel or relocate as needed
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