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Kiewit Corporation Quality Intern (Summer 2019) - KEG Quality in Nation Wide, Colorado

Quality Intern (Summer 2019) - KEG Quality

Date: Apr 5, 2019

Location: Nation Wide, CO, US

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 78802

Position Overview

A part of Kiewit Energy Group (KEG), our Quality Team is looking for individuals who have a passion for continuous improvement for all aspects of quality witihin the industrial construction industry. If quality means more to you than quantity, then an internship with KEG - Quality is a perfect opportunity to kick start your career of doing things right the first time!

Our mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations. Whether we’re boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled, and safety-obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from the ground up. There’s a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won’t find anywhere else.

District Overview

Kiewit provides engineering, procurement, installation, and construction projects for multiple industries. It is Kiewit’s policy to meet project requirements as defined by the project contract documents and to adhere to corporate quality objectives and principles. Our principal quality objectives are to meet or exceed clients’ expectations and to eliminate rework by performing our work “right the first time”.


KEG - Quality has teams all over North America, with main hubs in Denver, CO and The Woodlands, TX. During the internship expereince you'll have the opportunity to truly be a member of the Quality Team, and go where the work is or support projects from an office location.


• Perform assignment specific engineering and construction management duties to and assist in facilitating and implementing the quality program.

• Review and prepare welding procedure specifications, conduct welder performance qualification testing, and maintain quality records

• Conduct non-desctructive examaninations, reviewing sub-contractor processess and qualifications


• Ability to travel and relocate as the business requires (25%-50%)

• Pursuing an undergraduate degree in construction management, engineering, welding technology or related field

• Working knowledge of quality control procedures relating to construction activities is preferred

• ASQ, CQM, CQA or CWI certified and inspection experience a plus

• Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in a wide-ranging climates and environments

• Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative

• Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time

• Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity

• Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt

• Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills

• Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives

• Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail

Other common names for this role: Quality Engineer Intern, Quality Coordinator Intern, Quality Internship

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, and Mexico 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 into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different

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

• We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development

• Internships are a great opportunity to explore many different specialty construction and engineering areas within Kiewit and get important hands-on experience

• Our interns have meaningful relations to the industry's top talent for guidance, and have significant responsibilities in real-world areas of the Kiewit organization

• Our long-standing internship program has launched many Kiewit careers, including our Chairman and CEO’s

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.

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