POSITION SUMMARY: The Project Engineer Intern may assist the project team or department manager(s) in the following areas: coordination of site logistics, subcontractors/vendors and field inspections, quality control, schedule management, estimating, BIM/VDC or safety and/or document control from project preconstruction through closeout, and other duties as assigned.
Interpretation of blueprint construction drawings and technical manuals.
Writing and publishing meeting minutes, schedule graphs and activity checklists.
Receiving and distributing requests for information and change documents issued by other offices.
Organization and filing of record documents.
Field surveying and layout of control lines and benchmarks.
Information storage and retrieval using computer.
Technical advisor at onsite field construction office.
Must be able to access all areas and levels of construction site for work progress review.
Clear communication skills in speech, handwriting and computer formatting required for responding to information requests.
Lifting and carrying of documents and survey equipment up to 40 pounds.
Manage technical information Care about people.
Standing/Walking/Sitting: workday is combination of standing, walking and sitting
Must be able to climb stairs: 5% of day
Hands/Arms: constant use of hands/fingers for mouse/keyboard/computer use
Sight: visual acuity in near, mid and far range vision. Color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, hand/eye coordination
Hearing: sufficient to hear conversational levels in person and over the telephone
Speech: sufficient to make oneself heard in person, speak in front of groups, and be understood over the telephone
Constant mental alertness, accuracy, and attention to detail required
Must be able to work independently, make decisions, and follow through on all assignments
Must use creativity, independent judgment, and organizational and problem-solving skills to determine best method to accomplish desired results
Must be able to plan and organize work
Must possess strong organizational and computer use skills and have a high level of competency to read/write/speak English, interpret construction related documentation and communicate with coworkers
QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Education background in materials and methods of construction
Pursuit of Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Construction Management, Architecture or equivalent degree or equivalent work experience
Experience in organizing technical data in a neat and accurate method
Familiar with CSI specification system for construction.
Ability to work closely with trade and craft people in a field work situation
Patience, professionalism and ability to maintain a cooperative attitude through pressure situations
Skill in handling several work activities at once while frequently interrupted by phone calls and urgent questions on work in progress
Training in design document reading, design specifications, survey theory and techniques
Highly developed visual observation and interpretation skills
Proficient in Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, Outlook, MS Teams) and Bluebeam
Experience with critical path method scheduling software such as Suretrack Project Manager and Primavera Project Planner (P6) experience. Experience with Autocad