Create a Job Alert.

Enter your email below to save this search and receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Thank you. We'll send jobs matching these to
You already suscribed to this job alert.
No Thanks
US
What job do you want?

Takeoff Specialist- Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering job in Arvada at Kiewit

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

You’re being taken to an external site to apply.

Enter your email below to receive job recommendations for similar positions.
Takeoff Specialist- Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering at Kiewit

Takeoff Specialist- Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering

Kiewit Arvada, CO Full Time
Apply on company site

Create Job Alert.

Get similar jobs sent to your email

Requisition ID: 116601 

Job Level: Entry Level 

Department: Estimating 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 



Position Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering (KIE) District is a multi-faceted and leading-edge division of Kiewit with best-in-class technical expertise focused on the design-build delivery of infrastructure projects. KIE has an immediate opening for a Takeoff Specialist in our growing Design-Build Delivery group. You will be part of our rapidly growing Infrastructure Design-Build Estimating Department, which includes management of all pursuit engineering efforts and estimating for the following disciplines: structural, geotechnical/foundations, civil, drainage, roadway, MOT, rail, and materials.



District Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering's Design-Build Management team are driving clients to turn to Kiewit during all stages of design-build projects to manage their multi-disciplined design and construction teams to improve schedule, control costs and minimize risk. Our construction-driven engineers analyze root causes and resolve design issues before they impact schedule and budget. Particularly on large design-build projects, clients benefit from the proven processes and tools used by Kiewit to minimize project risk. We are an in-house resource that supports projects throughout the company. Our staff shares experiences gained, innovative concepts, and design best practices for all projects that we support.
 
Our participation leads to safe, cost effective, and innovative designs that exceed client expectations and further Kiewit’s legacy of excellence.
 
On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do 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. We will train you, develop your skills, and 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, by joining Kiewit, you’re ensuring a lifetime of success.



Location

This position will be based out of Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers Englewood, CO (South Denver) office. 



Responsibilities

•    Quantifying construction elements using PDF plans, 2D CAD files, and 3D models.   Scopes of work to quantify typically include concrete structures, light rail trackwork, mass earthworks, retaining walls, bridges, site work, and underground utilities.  
•    Developing 2D CAD files and 3D models of construction elements to be used for constructability review and operation planning. 
•    Using Microsoft Excel to create spreadsheets that can calculate, compare, and summarize quantities of construction materials.
•    Reviewing contract documents, including drawings, and specifications.  Ability to understand the scope of work, project constraints, construction tolerances, and different material types.
•    Complete takeoffs utilizing partially complete or in progress design documents. Be able to conceptually visualize the general intent on incomplete drawings.
•    Coordinate with other takeoff personnel working together to facilitate the takeoff off and quantity comparison of a project’s construction components in a timely manner.  
•    Ability to stay on schedule and gauge the level of effort to complete the task at hand.
•    Maintain organized records, working drawings, and take off summaries.
•    Identify missing design elements or an overlap in work areas with other disciplines.
•    Create exhibits for review purposes showing take off assumptions and communicating to others what has been included or excluded from quantity take off.



Qualifications

•    Familiar with reviewing construction drawings and project specifications including general arrangements, plans and elevations, topographic site plans, site grading plans, typical sections, details, and cross sections.
•    Engineering math skills, with ability to measure, calculate, and convert material volumes.   
•    Proficient with use of Microsoft Excel.  Able to use Excel to create pivot tables, calculate end areas, calculate volumes, and summarize quantities.  Must be able to create and or review complex mathematical formulas to assist with calculating area measurements.
•    Ability to work on multiple projects, under tight deadlines with minimal direct supervision.
•    Associate degree in CAD Technology or engineering related field or Engineering or Construction Management Degree
•    Proficiency with at least one infrastructure-focused modeling software such as Bentley MicroStation, InRoads, AutoCAD Civil 3D, or Trimble Business Center
•    Experience with takeoff software such as Onscreen, Bluebeam, Plan Swift, or similar preferred but not required.
•    Relevant work experience in heavy civil construction and experience using CAD technologies preferred but not required.
•    Experience working on design build construction projects or estimates preferred but not required.

Base Compensation: $41,368  - $62,052 
(Actual compensation is subject to variation due to such factors as education, experience, skillset, and/or location)

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.

 

Recommended Skills

Elevation
Earthworks
Topography
Auto Cad
Construction Management
Foundations

Recommended Jobs

Takeoff Specialist- Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering
Kiewit Arvada Full Time
Apply to this job.
Think you're the perfect candidate?
Apply on company site

Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this job

Report this Job

Once a job has been reported, we will investigate it further. If you require a response, submit your question or concern to our Trust and Site Security Team

Job ID: 116601-en_US

CareerBuilder TIP

For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more.

By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions.