2014 Summer Intern Program-SKA0002G6 General Position Summary: Skanska USA Civil West California District is looking for qualified candidates seeking to gain professional experience in the field of Heavy Civil Construction (transit/transportation), Engineering and Construction Management for the 2014 Summer Internship Program. Summer internships are typically 10 to 12 weeks in duration. Interns may work up to 40 hours per week. Internships will begin in May or June 2014 depending upon the location, assignment and intern availability. Intern positions include Office or Field Engineering, Cost Engineering, Electrical Engineering (specific to transit systems) and Safety Engineering on a variety of Heavy Civil transportation and transit projects. Interns assist and support project or department supervisors by performing routine daily administrative and project related activities; gathers information and assists in coordination and completion of tasks. Major duties and Responsibilities may include: ?? Assist with coordination of project activities as directed (in office or on project site as need) ?? Performs estimating or accounting activities as requested with assistance ?? Attend project meetings as required ?? Performs other duties as assigned ?? Conduct personal evaluation ?? Prepare and present final presentation at close of internship Job Skills & Abilities Guidelines ?? Knowledge of basic phases of construction projects. ?? Knowledge of mathematics functions (geometry, basic algebra and basic accounting). ?? Understanding of MS Office suite (word, excel, PowerPoint) and Outlook are preferred. ?? Additional computer skills such as AutoCAD, Blue-Beam or SharePoint may be helpful. ?? Prior introduction or general understanding of plan/spec reading is a plus. ?? Ability to perform work in a timely, professional and efficient manner while effectively communicating with co-workers, supervisors, clients, subcontractors and other third parties. ?? Ability to present information, written or verbally, in a clear and understandable manner. ?? Ability to work with others in a team environment, exercising effective interpersonal skills ?? Ability to learn and adapt quickly to fast paced, deadline driven environment. ?? Ability to comply with all company policies, practices and standards of performance. ?? Ability to understand and follow directions Education and/or Experience Qualified Intern candidates are typically full-time students enrolled at a college or university with junior or senior status who are pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in a field of study such as Construction Management; Engineering; Mechanical Engineering; Civil Engineering or related fields. Proof of student enrollment required. Authority The intern reports to a direct manager within the department, with additional reporting to a Project and/or Operations Manager. Work Environment/Job Conditions may include: This job may be performed in an office environment or on a project site and requires frequent sitting (often working with a computer), frequent walking, standing, bending and reaching. Due to computer usage there may be repetitive motions of the hands and wrists. She/he must be able to navigate the jobsite and must comply with all company safety requirements in the office and on the jobsite. The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by persons assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. Duties and responsibilities may be added or changed as deemed appropriate by management at any time. Apply before Friday, April 4th, 2014 Skanska is an EEO/AA Employer Job Project and Field Engineering Primary Location US-CA-Los Angeles Organization Skanska USA Civil Schedule Full-time Employee Status Regular Job Posting Oct 1, 2013, 1:41:44 PM Contact Information: www.skanska.com
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