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Internship

Office-Engineer-Co-op - Tunneling - Underground-District

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Kiewit

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25d ago

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Omaha

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Off-cycle Internship

Construction & Surveying, Engineering•Omaha

Description

  • An Intern position with Kiewit provides a hands-on real-world learning experience directly related to the skills needed in a full-time construction career. You will have the opportunity to develop, participate and learn key roles and functions within construction management. Some responsibilities may include, but are not limited to; reviewing shop drawings, submittals, schedules, take offs, pay requests, contract changes and project documentation. Our mission is to make a difference and we offer opportunities for you to make one too through our construction operations.
  • Whether we’re boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we depend on our passionate, skilled, and safety-obsessed construction professionals to get it done right. You bring your big ideas, commitment to top quality, and an unwavering work ethic. In return, we offer huge career and travel opportunities and the satisfaction of building the next big thing from the ground up. There’s a reason Kiewit attracts the best: we offer fast-paced excitement and fulfillment you won’t find anywhere else.

Requirements

  • Must be pursuing a degree in civil engineering, geotechnical engineering, mining or construction management (or related degree)
  • Previous experience in underground construction or mining is preferred
  • Must have a strong desire to work in the underground construction industry
  • Able to fully participate in job assignments at whichever job site, district office or department to which the Intern is assigned
  • Must be willing to travel and relocate throughout career as we operate on a national scale, not a regional one
  • Able to work part time in the Omaha office
  • Have the ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications
  • Strong work ethic – willing to do what it takes to get the job done
  • Have the ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Have the ability to work underground
  • Reliable transportation to and from work
  • Must have a valid Driver's License

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities

Construction & Surveying
Engineering

Responsibilities

  • Field engineering, operation planning, cost control, project scheduling, quantity tracking, material procurement, contract administration, estimating & supervision of field activities
  • Performing engineering tasks requiring standard techniques and handling minor problems of a technical nature arising during construction
  • Maintaining records as required regarding job progress, costs, material usage, etc.
  • Planning and scheduling of job and/or job segments
  • Investigating problems and/or reported incidents; identifying and recommending solutions/alternatives as appropriate
  • Reviewing plans and specifications to determine material requirements (quantities and qualities), pricing of materials, etc.
  • Working with suppliers as required facilitating the handling and expediting delivery of materials

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Omaha