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Kiewit Administrative Coordinator- Kiewit Industrial & Water Engineering in Lenexa, Kansas

Requisition ID: 167407

Job Level: Mid Level

Home District/Group: Kiewit Industrial & Water Engineering

Department: Administration

Market: Industrial

Employment Type: Full Time

Position Overview

We are currently looking for a proactive Administrative Coordinator to support our growing demands at Kiewit Industrial & Water Engineering. This role is located in Lenexa, KS. Office administration support duties may include: maintaining office systems, supplies, payroll processing, accounts payable, document management, owner billings/account receivables, office clerical/support services, printing, mail distribution, messenger services, expense reporting, greeting visitors, answering phones along with other assigned tasks.

District Overview

Kiewit Engineering Group, Inc is a full-service engineering consulting and design firm serving a broad range of the industrial markets. Our combined staff of more than 1,700 engineers and design professionals have expertise that spans all major engineering disciplines to serve the industrial, transportation, power, water/wastewater, mining, building, and oil, gas & chemical markets. Our operations-focused engineering provides our clients with safe and efficient facilities, and it integrates our 130 years of construction experience to finish projects on time and to make sure that Nobody Gets Hurt.

Our rapidly growing Industrial Engineering team, which includes process, mechanical, electrical, controls, structural, architectural, geotechnical, and civil disciplines, is a multi-faceted and leading-edge division of Kiewit with best-in-class technical expertise focused on EPC and design-build delivery of industrial projects in markets such as Food & Beverage, Mineral Processing, Renewable Fuels, Pulp and Paper, Steel & Aluminum, Industrial Buildings, and Industrial Energy, Water and Utilities.


This position is based out Lenexa, KS.


• Providing day-to-day support with general administrative functions and team management needs (e.g., meeting coordination, travel support, team-building efforts, phone and email communication)

• Collaborating with and supporting team members, working on key projects and initiatives

• Providing basic design support for key company branding and marketing materials and events; helping organize and support key online media and video projects

• Helping the team with messaging, writing, editing, researching and related support for external and internal communications, as needed

• Managing key expense reports, invoicing and purchasing card transactions

• Tracking budgets and preparing related reports for team and company use

• Managing and scheduling inter-group and cross-company meetings involving department staff


• At least 5 years of administrative support experience required

• A bachelor's or associate’s degree related to the role strongly preferred

• Strong written and verbal communication skills

• Strong expertise in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)

• Solid skills with peripheral technology such as printers, digital cameras, scanners and A/V equipment

• Previous track record of successfully meeting deadlines and project expectations

• Ability to work with people at all levels of the organization, including senior leadership, as needed

• Outstanding attention to detail and strong organizational skills

• Ability to maintain strict confidence of important, sensitive information and materials

• Enthusiastic team player with an interest in helping the team stay connected and working effectively together


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