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Kiewit Corporation

Building Desgin Coordinator

Kiewit Corporation - Lenexa, KS

Building Desgin Coordinator

Kiewit Corporation



Job #673422901


May 24, 2018


Lenexa, KS, US



Requisition ID: 74964

The Building Design Coordinator/Lead position within Kiewit serves as the liaison between the Building Design Services group and the industrial facility project design team. This person will be assigned to various power/water/food and beverage and other industrial project teams and serve as the lead for building designs and will coordinate with other project team members associated with the plant design.


• Building Design Coordinators/Leads work as part of overall project team overseeing the design of the buildings for the project. They are responsible for:

o building design compliance with the contractual requirements

o coordinating the building design with process mechanical and electrical equipment and design related to the industrial plant processes

o collaborating with engineers, contractors, and government organizations for successful execution of the building design

o support of building estimating

o support of building construction contract administration

• Manage the Architectural, Electrical, HVAC, Plumbing and Structural design process, scope of the building design execution, budget & schedule using their commercial, contractual, program/time awareness, and technical expertise.

• Manage 3rd Party / Outside Consultants as needed.

• Ensuring design information is of the right quality and manages schedule scope and budget. Help prepare and review full construction documents and ensure documents are in compliance with EPC requirements.

• Provide technical bid analysis reviews during the bid period, determining practicality of designs and creating cost analysis reports. Accurate representation of the best interests of the overall project is a major aspect of the coordinator's duties.

• Coordinate all building related design items including Architectural, MEP & Structural items requiring clarification from the Owner and/or Building Official / Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ).

• Checks and navigates in 3D models for interferences and constructability.

• Reviews and coordinates shop drawings during construction administration.

• Coordinate/Prepare conform to construction documents (2D drawings and 3D models) as required per the project contract.


• Bachelor’s degree in architectural engineering, structural engineering or construction management or equivalent experience (minimum).

• Six to Eight years of experience in preparing or reviewing design documents or equivalent construction management experience.

• Strong understanding of all phases of how building projects are executed from estimating to design to construction.

• Understanding of various execution approaches including Design-Build and Design-Bid-Build. Note: A thorough understanding of the EPC (Engineer-Procure-Construct) execution approach is a bonus

• Familiar with Revit, AutoCAD Architecture 2014, Microsoft Office applications and Navisworks.

• Self-starter that can integrate and coordinate with various engineering and design disciplines.

• Strong written and verbal communication skills.

• Able to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

• Understanding of Metal Building Structures for industrial projects a plus.

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, Mexico and Australia 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 in to every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different

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

• Consistently recognized as one of the best places to work in North America and in 2015, named one of Fortune’s Most Admired Companies

• 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

• 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.

Nearest Major Market:

Overland Park

Nearest Secondary Market:

Kansas City

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Updated 05/25/2018

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Building Desgin Coordinator Kiewit Corporation - Lenexa, KS, United States


Location: Lenexa, KS

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