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Internship

West Coast Field Engineer Internship - Summer 2024

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Kiewit

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23d ago

🚀 Summer Internship

Vancouver +10

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Summer Internship

Construction & Surveying, Engineering•Vancouver, Denver, Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Honolulu, Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Jose, Bellevue, Redmond

Description

  • Are you interested in a hands-on real-world learning experience directly related to the skills needed in a full-time construction career? In this internship, you will have the opportunity to develop, participate and learn key roles and functions within construction management. Our goal is to place you in the Kiewit market or region that is the right fit for you! Whether you’re interested in boring tunnels through mountains, turning rivers into energy or building bridges that connect communities, we have the opportunity for you!

Requirements

  • Ability to travel or relocate as needed (accommodations provided if relocation policy is met)
  • Reliable transportation to and from work
  • Ability to work full-time during the summer (approximately May-August)
  • Currently pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in civil engineering, construction management or related
  • Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in a wide-ranging climates and environments
  • Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative
  • Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done right the first time
  • Demonstrated commitment to ethics and integrity
  • Passion for safety, with the ability to help us ensure that nobody gets hurt
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills
  • Team player with the ability to work independently to meet deadlines, goals and objectives
  • Strong organization, time management, and attention to detail
  • Other common names for this role: Office Engineer Intern, Office Intern, Field Intern
  • Other Requirements:
  • Regular, reliable attendance
  • Work productively and meet deadlines timely
  • Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment
  • Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
  • Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.
  • May work at various different locations and conditions may vary

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

Vancouver, Denver, Portland, Seattle, Anchorage, Honolulu, Sacramento, Los Angeles, San Jose, Bellevue, Redmond