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Kiewit Mechanical Piping Engineer-Kiewit Nuclear Solutions 1 in Overland Park, Kansas

Requisition ID: 172536

Job Level: Mid Level

Home District/Group: Kiewit Power Engineering

Department: Design Engineering

Market: Power

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

Kiewit Nuclear Solutions is seeking a Piping Engineer to join our Engineering Team. The Piping Engineer functions in a mid-level engineering capacity and must have an aptitude for practical engineering, a willingness to immerse one’s self in the position and rapidly learn the business, ability to work with little supervision, have strong leadership skills, and be willing to travel periodically.

District Overview

Kiewit Nuclear Solutions. is a full-service engineering, project management, and construction provider operating across North America. Our experience and expertise span all aspects of the nuclear-related market from carbon-free, small modular reactors to Dept of Energy science, environmental and nuclear security mission capabilities. With these broad capabilities, we operate in the power utility, renewable energy, industrial, and infrastructure markets. As part of Kiewit, we are integrated with 135 years of construction and engineering excellence that provides wholistic solutions, differentiating our team from the rest of the industry.

Our rapidly growing nuclear solutions business has opened new locations across North America to strengthen our market presence while executing work within the communities we live within and support. We are committed to build upon our history as one of the safest companies to work for by equipping our craft and staff with the best technology, processes, equipment, tools and safety programs available.

We are an innovative team that prides itself on excellence through continuous improvement and an unwavering commitment to deliver for our clients. Our staff collaborates with Kiewit’s vast internal network of resources that span heavy civil and infrastructure, vertical and commercial buildings, industrial, as well our oil and gas and power generation markets, to drive safe and cost-effective solutions that achieve client expectations and further Kiewit’s core values of People, Integrity, Excellence, and Stewardship.

On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see, design and construct more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. Kiewit’s culture encourages training, developing your skills, and tailoring your experience and knowledge to allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, joining Kiewit can bring a lifetime of personal success and satisfaction.


The position is located in Lenexa, KS.


  • In this position, you will be responsible for piping analysis work on new generation nuclear projects and DOE projects, and will interface with systems engineering, structural engineering, piping design, and support design groups, for the design of piping systems and pipe supporting elements

  • Reconciliation of pipe stress reports for as-built conditions

  • Utilize AutoPIPE software

  • Prepare analytical reports determining the reactions of piping on equipment and structures

  • Interpret and apply code requirements

  • Review proposed piping support systems, identify issues, and recommend appropriate, cost-effective solutions

  • Interface and exchange engineering details between external contacts including equipment suppliers, clients, and installation contractors

  • Manage workload to meet project commitments

  • Consult with client and others on field-related issues including follow-up reports or design modifications

  • Coordinate and provide guidance to other engineers, project managers, client personnel, and suppliers to ensure a complete and timely design


  • BS or MS degree in Engineering; Engineering Mechanics, Mechanical Engineering, Structural Engineering or Aeronautical Engineering is required

  • At least 5-10 years of experience working on nuclear power plant design and/or modification projects

  • Working knowledge of the ASME Pressure Vessel and Piping Code Section III and ASME Power Piping Code B31.1

  • Knowledge of and proficiency in AutoPIPE piping analysis software

  • Good verbal and written communication skills are necessary


Other Requirements:

• Regular, reliable attendance

• Work productively and meet deadlines timely

• Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.

• Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.

• Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.

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