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Fall 2024 Engineer Intern/Co-op - Underground Construction & Tunneling

  • Internship
    Full-time
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Engineering
  • San Francisco
    Austin
    Dallas
    Houston
    Los Angeles
    San Diego

AI generated summary

  • The candidate must be currently enrolled in a Civil Engineering or related program, have completed their sophomore year, possess leadership potential, be a problem-solver, able to make decisions quickly, have AutoCAD experience, and meet physical requirements such as lifting up to 25 pounds and working in various weather conditions.
  • The candidate will be responsible for applying engineering and management thinking, assisting in safety plans, conducting site audits and material testing, performing inventory checks and cost analyses, assisting with drawings and estimations, supporting procurement and quality assurance, maintaining files and records, processing designs and proposals, and assuming additional responsibilities as directed.

Requirements

  • Candidate must be currently enrolled in Civil Engineering, Construction Engineering & Management, or other related program at the time of their internship, as well as having completed their sophomore year
  • Candidates should possess leadership potential, be problem-solvers, and be able to make decisions in a fast-paced environment
  • AutoCAD experience preferred
  • Physical Requirements:
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use their hands and fingers to handle, feel objects, tools, or manipulate controls; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to stand, walk, and sit. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and construction equipment; in high, precarious places; and in outside weather conditions and is occasionally exposed to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals, and risk of electrical shock where employee must utilize the proper personal protective equipment and/or other safeguards for their protection. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to high.

Responsibilities

  • Apply critical engineering and management thinking
  • Assist in development and implementation of safety plans
  • Conduct site audits and material testing and analysis
  • Perform inventory checks, daily field engineering tests, and cost analyses
  • Complete change order preparations and production tracking
  • Assist with drawings (method/field) estimating, scheduling, and surveying
  • Support with procurement and quality assurance reviews
  • Maintaining files and records, copying, and scanning
  • Process charts/graphs, designs, and proposals
  • Assume additional responsibilities as directed

Our vision is to be the most respected, preferred and consistently performing heavy-civil contractor in North America.

Real Estate & Construction
Industry
201-500
Employees
1946
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

William F. Traylor founded Traylor Bros., Inc. in 1946, finding success by taking on — and succeeding with — extremely challenging projects. His combination of honesty, courage, and innovative abilities are the traits that embody the firm to this day. Traylor is one of the nation’s leading heavy civil contractors. We have a staff of dedicated professionals employing some of the most innovative construction techniques in the industry to build landmark bridges, tunnels, and marine structures.