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Kiewit Corporation Electrical Engineer - Kiewit Industrial Engineering in Lenexa, Kansas

Requisition ID: 150579

Job Level: Entry Level

Home District/Group: Kiewit Industrial Engineering

Department: Design Engineering

Market: Industrial

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

Kiewit Industrial Engineering (K-IND) is seeking an Early Career Electrical Engineer in the Lenexa, Kansas office. We are looking for Ideal candidates to grow the Kiewit team by helping establish, maintain, and improve company standards and tools while also utilizing these standards and tools to contribute to project success. Candidates shall be familiar with current drawing and technical tools, programs, and software with an understanding of design documentation creation and layouts. Candidates shall be capable of exhibiting flexibility in work assignments while maintaining a growth mindset and continuing to develop in their technical and professional career.

District Overview

Kiewit Engineering Group, Inc is a full-service consulting and engineering firm serving the infrastructure and engineering markets. Our combined staff of more than 1,300 engineers and design professionals have expertise that spans all major engineering disciplines to serve transportation, power, water/wastewater, mining, building, and oil, gas & chemical markets. Backed by 130 years of construction experience, our construction-driven engineering focuses on constructability and safety in the earliest phases of projects to ensure on-time and on-budget project delivery.

Our rapidly growing Industrial Design Group , which includes process, electrical, controls, structural, architectural, geotechnical, and civil disciplines, is a multi-faceted and leading-edge division of Kiewit with best-in-class technical expertise focused on EPC and design-build delivery of industrial projects in markets such as Food & Beverage, Consumer Products, Heavy Manufacturing, Industrial Buildings Industrial Water and Utilities. We have specialized expertise in plant floor process design, packaging, refrigerated/frozen facility design, and ammonia refrigeration systems.

We are a high performing team of engineers and designers that develop projects through the project life-cycle engaging exciting projects throughout North America. Our staff leads the industrial markets engineering process and collaborates with Kiewit’s construction teams to approach construction-driven engineering with a focus on safe, cost-effective, and innovative designs that achieve client expectations and further Kiewit’s legacy of excellence.


This position is based out of our Lenexa, KS office and typically requires less than 25 percent travel.


  • Develop preliminary engineering design and detail engineering design for industrial projects

  • Perform load calculations and coordination study for facility electrical systems utilizing engineering software, like ETAP

  • Develop technical reports and white paper

  • Perform field survey and field test

  • Experience with Food & Beverage work, area classification and sanitary design preferred


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical engineering or related fields

  • Master degree is preferred

  • GPA above 3.0 required

  • 0-3 years in preliminary and detail design performing Industrial or Food & Beverage engineering related duties

  • Great written and verbal communication skills

  • EIT (Engineer in Training) is preferred

  • Ability to travel as business requires

  • Proficient in CAD software, like AutoCAD and MicroStation

  • Proficient in MS office suite.#LI-IPLA

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

We 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.

Company: Kiewit