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Internship

California Project Engineer Intern - Summer 2024

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Balfour Beatty

14d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

San Diego

AI generated summary

  • You must be enrolled in a related program, eager to learn quickly, work full-time for 12 weeks, master software systems, participate in training and meetings, expand construction knowledge, and excel in self-organization and communication.
  • You will learn to manage project budgets, coordinate safety measures, review submittals, handle correspondence, and attend meetings to address project issues and updates.

Summer Internship

EngineeringSan Diego

Description

  • At Balfour Beatty in California, we are seeking construction interns. We are looking for candidates who are interested in a hands-on internship experience with a commercial construction company. If you have a passion for what you do, a strong drive to achieve results, the ability to solve problems creatively, and a dedication to client service and relationship management, we invite you to join us.

Requirements

  • Currently enrolled in a Construction Management , Engineering, or related education program
  • Prior internships or work experience helpful but not required.
  • Able to develop new skills and knowledge quickly.
  • Able to work 40 hours a week for the duration of the 12-week program
  • Able to learn software systems including but not limited to Microsoft Office suite, ProCore, BlueBeam
  • Participate in training, seminars, task team meetings, etc.
  • Demonstrate expanding knowledge of construction details about miscellaneous metals, casework, doors, specialties, radiation protection, etc.
  • Possess good self-organizational and management skills, and strong verbal and written communication skills.

Education requirements

Currently Studying
Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Learn about managing the project budget by controlling expenditures, coordinating owner and subcontractor billings, identifying work not covered by subcontractor, and ensuring successful office support related to overall cost and schedule.
  • Learn about Safety and Quality Control programs and how to coordinate actions to address problems.
  • Learn about company procedures, the correspondence process and handling, etc.
  • Learn how to review and process submittal data and shop drawings.
  • Understand how to coordinate submittals, deliveries, etc. that affect the project schedule with the Superintendent.
  • Monitor/review weekly and monthly status reports and weekly subcontractor meeting minutes, change orders, etc. to understand process.
  • Understand change documents and change proposal requests for price review.
  • May join other team members at meetings with architect and owner representatives to understand information required by owner, necessary progress reports and summaries, and how action plans from owner/architect meetings address all outstanding issues related to the project.
  • Learn how changes, clarifications, directives, RFIs, etc. are updated on “as-built” plans and coordinated with company supervision and subcontractors/suppliers.
  • Learn how to maintain RFI logs and change request log.

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

San Diego