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Overhead Transmission Engineer - KC - Kiewit Power Engineers

Kiewit Corporation
Lenexa, KS 66215
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Other locations:Lenexa, KS, US
Requisition ID: 109240
Job Level: Entry Level
Department: Design Engineering
Market: Power
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

We are an innovative team of engineers and designers that supports projects throughout the company. Our staff leads and collaborates with Kiewit's module fabrication and 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.

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 Power district, which includes structural, civil, piping, mechanical, process, process safety, electrical, instrument and control disciplines, is a multi-faceted division of Kiewit with best-in-class technical expertise focused on the EPC delivery model for power facilities. We offer a variety of engineering services, including owners engineering, project development, detailed engineering and design, construction management and plant services. Our engineering teams bring power projects to life across North America in the following areas:

  • Gas-fired generation
  • Power delivery
  • Environmental retrofits
  • Renewables and new technology
  • Water/wastewater


This position is based out of Lenexa, KS.


  • Work collaboratively on a team environment to understand scope, prepare deliverables, and provide project updates.
  • Performing cost effective designs based on industry, company, and/or client standards.
  • Generating design criteria, reports, design verifications, and clearance tables for PLS-CADD.
  • Building and modifying pole and tower models for PLS-CADD design.
  • Developing construction assembly drawings, material selection, and structure loading packages for submittal to vendors.
  • Developing construction specification packages that include drawings, one lines, phasing, and standard installation specifications.
  • Traveling out of town for short periods of time as required by projects and assignments.
  • Attending external and internal meetings to support processes.


  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related field from an accredited Engineering Institute.
  • 0-2 years of experience as a transmission engineer, transmission line engineer, civil engineer or related positions and preferably include:

- lattice Tower linear/non-linear analysis and design utilizing PLS-Tower and ASCE 10
- route alignment planning, structure spotting, and structure Design optimization of overhead transmission lines using PLS-CADD, PLS-POLE, and SAG10 software
- foundation design of transmission Structures using FAD, LPILE and PLS-Caisson
  • Understanding of ANSI, ASTM & ASCE standards and NESC
  • Experience with AutoCAD or MicroStation (desired)

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.

Posted: 2020-10-05 Expires: 2020-11-03
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