Civil Designer III

Kiewit Houston , TX 77020

Posted 4 months ago

Requisition ID: 77146

This position will be located in our Energy Corridor office on the west side of Houston.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Comprehends and identifies issues and analyzes the situation to propose solutions.

  • Seeks out assistance for complex issues.

  • Little to no supervision required to apply standard correctly to civil design.

  • Initiates development of personal objectives aligned with those of the organization.

  • Complete as-builts by utilizing Request for Information (RFIs), Engineering Change Notices (ECNs) and red-marked drawings from construction.

Communicates effectively with supervisor and members of immediate department


  • Associate degree or High School diploma + 2 years' experience as a minimum.

  • 4-10 year minimum relevant experience in civil design of land development, roadway design and civil engineering related projects.

  • Strong technical background in general site civil design, drainage systems, grading and roads/paving.

  • Knowledgeable in multiple engineering design software. ACAD Civil 3D experience is a must.

  • Receives little to no instruction on routine work and detailed instruction on new assignment from more experienced engineer. Receives guidance on high risk or advanced conditions.

  • Can provides guidance to less experienced engineers.

  • Adjusts to varying demands of work and performs well.

About Kiewit

As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We're Different

  • Consistently ranked within the top five of the "Top 400 Contractors" according to Engineering News-Record

  • Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment

  • 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay

  • Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year

  • We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

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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