INTERN - JOB DESCRIPTION
Seeking interns/Co-Ops NATIONWIDE. Please see additional document requirements to indicate office location.
WHAT IT TAKES
Open to undergraduate students interested in gaining hands-on practical experience in the construction field. Qualified applicants will assist project team in acquiring and managing construction projects; assist in all phases of the process from bidding to final completion.
In addition to the general fields of construction, excellent opportunities exist for specialization in a field of your interest such as concrete and foundation work, steel work, interior finishes and design/build construction.
Assignments include office and job site; relocation to a remote sites may be required.
Transportation is required.
Work periods are 10-12 weeks; 40 hours/week.
Housing may be provided in certain situations.
INTERN JOB DESCRIPTION
Reporting Relationship: Depending on the work assignment, interns will report to a project manager, superintendent, or project engineer. You may be assigned to the office, jobsite or mix of both.
Tasks Assigned: You will be learning the engineering and technical aspects of the project both in the field and in the office. Your experience will include some or all of the following:
Shop drawing review/approval & maintenance of log
Submittal review/approval & maintenance of log
Request for information (RFI) review/submission & maintenance of log
Respond to subcontractor RFIs
Interfacing with subcontractors & suppliers
Attending weekly progress meetings
Assist with coordinating the work between the owner, architect & subcontractors
Assist during the bid process
Assist with reviewing construction documents & specifications
Assist with reviewing all document revisions & clarifications
Assist with maintaining field record keeping
Assist with estimates/budgets/value engineering/constructability surveys Assist with writing contracts & purchase orders
Assist with preparing billings to owner & submitting change orders
Assist with approval of invoices
Assist with ordering & expediting materials
Assist with scheduling & updates
Assist with quality control & safety
Assist with settling contracts
Assist with permit process
Assist with performing costing, scheduling, estimating & project management
Punchlist & project closeout
Cooperating & working with field project management
And any other duties that may be assigned
You should be familiar with the following software: Suretrak, Primavera, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Exchange, etc.