Construction Engineer
Kansas City, KS 
Posted 7 days ago
Job Description
Simply Put, A Great Place to Work

Benesch is a growing, multi-disciplined planning, engineering, and professional services firm. We enhance infrastructure and communities across the country - creating spaces and providing connections in ways that make a difference.

We pride ourselves on being nimble enough to remain responsive to client needs, yet large enough to offer exceptional bench strength. As a member of our team, you'll have an opportunity to draw from those resources when you need them, and likewise, contribute your expertise when you have something to share.

At Benesch, we are looking for candidates with varied backgrounds and worldviews. Diverse ideas come from diverse people, and we are committed to offering an inclusive work environment where everyone feels valued and respected.

Benesch is a great company to work for! Our comprehensive benefits package includes paid over-time, exceptional retirement fund contributions, flexible schedules, wellness incentives, and all-around great people to work with. Take your career to the next level by applying today.

Statistics show that women and underrepresented groups are less likely to apply for a position if they don't meet 100% of the qualifications. If this statement resonates with you - don't be so hard on yourself. Apply for the job!

Construction Engineer - Kansas City, KS

We have a career opportunity for a Construction Engineer with a proven track record of successfully managing a broad range of construction projects. In this role you will both self-perform and direct project teams in the planning and design of construction projects, as well as play an important role in managing client relationships. You will also contribute to strategic initiatives that drive the growth of the construction group.

The Impact You Will Have:
  • Review applicable construction standards, regulations, and contract requirements necessary for the completion of assigned tasks
  • Field inspection and materials testing for compliance and detailed documentation of construction activities
  • Assist in the design of projects and preparation of construction specifications, cost estimates, and contract documents for bidding
  • Inform Project Manager on the progress of work and pertinent issues by compiling written, oral and/or a diagram presentation
  • Comply with all applicable safety and environmental requirements
  • Contribute to schedules, track project progress, keep contract conflict from escalating into a problem
  • Interaction with contractors and their representatives while representing the contract owner
  • Any other duties assigned by the Group Manager
  • Being part of a team of civil engineering and technical professionals constructing transportation and municipal infrastructure in KS.
  • Assist in civil infrastructure construction and design opportunities within a company that extends across the multiple regional areas.
What You Will Need:
  • B.S. Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related required
  • License Kansas PE preferred
  • Experience related to road or bridge construction management preferred, KDOT experience a plus
  • Construction management background or interest in working on field/construction engineering projects preferred
  • Industry training or certifications a plus
  • Knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work outside on foot for extended periods of time
  • Willingness to be flexible with variable work shifts during the entire work week and day/night shifts.
  • Willingness to travel to project sites, sometimes out-of-town
  • Good driving record and valid driver's license


Alfred Benesch & Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action/ Disability/ Protected Veteran Employer. Qualified applicants are evaluated without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other protected characteristic.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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