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Max J. Kuney Company is one of the leading construction companies in the Northwest thanks to our outstanding people. Our current openings are shown below - if you are motivated to join our team and help build the northwest, we encourage you to apply. If there is not a specific opening for your type of position, you may still email your cover letter and resume to us. We are always accepting resumes for the following positions: Project Manager, Superintendent, Key Foreman, and Field Engineer.

CHALLENGING PROJECTS. MID-SIZED COMPANY. NORTHWEST FOCUSED.

That combination sums up much of what working at Max J. Kuney Company is all about. As a mid-sized company, we take on some pretty large, high profile, challenging projects. Kuney is a family oriented company and we strive to balance the demands of work and family life. We are extremely proud of our hard working employees who consistently produce top quality projects that build on the Company's reputation. Kuney is an equal opportunity employer, and encourages women and minorities to apply.

Current Openings

Quality Control Manager (Deputy)

Location: Bellevue / Redmond, Washington

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General Function:

The Deputy Construction Quality Manager (CQM) will work for the overall Project CQM and share responsibility for managing and performing the required QC responsibilities for the Project. The CQM role includes oversight and review of Project documentation, and physical inspection of the work.

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Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Lead planning, development, and implementation of the Quality Management Plan and systems for all work divisions from notice to proceed through final customer acceptance.
  • Establish and lead quality control initiatives, activities, and corrective actions.
  • Review drawings and submittals for conformance with project specifications by direct review and by leveraging the knowledge and experience of others in the project team when necessary.
  • Hold and document weekly QC meetings with the superintendent and provide written minutes.
  • Manage Non-Conformance Notices and the Request for Information process though corrective and preventive actions.
  • Review and approve Produce daily Quality Control Reports documenting that the Work is being constructed per the contract specifications.
  • Perform quality audits and surveillances on on-going activities.
  • Conduct preparatory, initial and follow up meetings to establish an understanding of the standards of care desired for each definable feature of work. Verify that checklists are being used and signed off prior to the placement of concrete, steel and other similar items of work.
  • Document final inspections and acceptance of the works and various phases thereof.
  • Stop work if necessary, to resolve matters that affect safety, quality and/or inhibit the logical progress of work.
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    Qualifications:

    Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field preferred.

    Experience: 5+ years construction quality control experience. 10+ years a plus.

    Knowledge, Skill, and Abilities:

  • CQM Certification
  • OSHA 30 hour
  • Technical knowledge of materials and construction concepts.
  • Demonstrated ability to work accurately, follow procedures and schedules, and prioritize multiple tasks.
  • Proficiency with all MS Office products (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint).
  • Ability to work in a team environment and fit in with company culture and processes.
  • Effective professional oral and written communication skills and ability to interface effectively with all levels of management.
  • Strong work ethic
  • Strong organizational, interpersonal skills.
  • Bellevue/Redmond Field, Office or Project Engineer

    Location: Bellevue / Redmond, Washington

    Kuney is seeking qualified Field, Office and Project Engineers for its 2019-2024 Downtown Redmond Link Design-Build Project. This is a great opportunity to get in on the ground floor of an exciting 3.5 mile extension of Link Light Rail. Pre-construction, design-build coordination work is starting July-September, 2019, and the construction phase will begin Spring/Summer of 2020.

    Entry level applicants are encouraged to apply for entry level positions. Experienced professionals are also encouraged to apply to join the team as a Project Engineer. Positions are ideally suited for professionals seeking a career in Project Management, who want to be located in the Northwest, taking on challenging heavy civil projects.

    This position is specifically located in the Bellevue/Redmond, WA area. Kuney is seeking candidates that want to join this project, and then have a career with the Company on future projects.

    Civil Engineering, Construction Management or similar degree required.

    Essential skills include:

    Office Engineer

    Location: Spokane, WA

    Kuney is accepting applications for an Office Engineer position, working out of the main office in Spokane. Entry Level applicants are encouraged to apply as are experienced professionals. Similar to the Field and Project Engineer positions, the Office Engineer position is ideally suited for Entry Level professionals seeking a career in Project Management, who want to be located in the Northwest, taking on challenging heavy civil projects. The Office Engineer works out of the main office supporting the Project Managers with design, submittals and other duties as assigned, and the Estimating team in the pursuit of new projects.

    Civil Engineering or similar degree required.

    Essential skills include:

    Field or Project Engineer

    Location: Seattle area &/or Spokane area

    Kuney is accepting applications for Field and Project Engineer positions. Entry level applicants are encouraged to apply for entry level positions. Experienced professionals are also encouraged to apply to join the team as a Project Engineer. Positions are ideally suited for young professionals seeking a career in Project Management, who want to be located in the Northwest, taking on challenging heavy civil projects. Position may be located on the project site, or in the main office in Spokane depending on the applicant.

    Civil Engineering, Construction Management or similar degree required.

    Essential skills include:


    Bridge or Marine Superintendent

    Location: Northwest

    The Superintendent works at the project location for the duration of the project, reports to and works with the Project Manager. The Superintendent directs all the field construction activities and is responsible for coordinating the efforts of all direct-hire job personnel and subcontractors.

    Position Responsibilities:

    Essential skills and experience:

    Based on experience and qualifications, applicants may be considered for a Key Foreman Position that reports to the Superintendent. The Key Foreman position offers opportunities for advancement into the Superintendent position.

    Position requires moving to the project location for the duration of the project (typically one or more years, project locations typically throughout Washington, Northern Idaho and Northern Oregon).

    Commercial Building Project Manager / Estimator

    Location: Spokane, WA

    Kuney is accepting applications for a PM/Estimator capable of leading commercial building projects from estimate to project completion. Position is located in the main office in Spokane, WA only.

    Requirements include:

    Intern: Summer 2020

    Possible Locations: Bellevue, Tacoma, or Spokane area

    Summer interns will have the opportunity to work on the job site alongside the Field Engineer and Superintendent, helping to advance one of Kuney's heavy civil projects.

    Position is ideally suited for students nearing completion of a Civil Engineering, Construction Management or similar degree, and considering a career in heavy civil construction.

    Duties may include: