Burns & McDonnell Construction Intern in Chicago, Illinois
The Construction Intern will perform tasks requiring the application of standard construction techniques and procedures. This includes work in the areas of project management, scheduling and cost control, estimating, safety and health, and procurement.
Assist with project related tasks on construction projects that include, assessing project requirements, implementing processes and analyzing project performance.
Assist with obtaining project data to establish engineering schedules.
Assist with monitoring and forecasting project budgets, contracting costs, and actual money spent.
Assist with quality control evaluations tracing and filing.
Assist with contract administration, project correspondence, and document control of engineering drawings.
Adhere to Burns & McDonnell Safety standards.
All other duties as assigned.
Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in construction management, engineering or other related field from accredited program.
Minimum of a 3.0 GPA strongly preferred.
Prior internship and/or related consulting experience preferred.
Actively involved in campus, community or other volunteer activities or organizations.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Strong problem solving and analytical skills.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Candidates must be legally authorized to work, without restrictions or without need for work sponsorship, in the country where this position is located, for the duration of the internship.
Job Construction Services Intern
Primary Location US-MO-Kansas City
Other Locations US-MO-Saint Louis, US-TX-Fort Worth, US-TX-Houston, US-CT-Wallingford, US-CA-Brea, US-CO-Denver, US-IL-Chicago
Travel: Yes, 50 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a more amazing place with more than 5,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists and consultants on staff and growing. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. We take on some of the world’s toughest challenges with the industry’s best thinking.
We have offices and projects spanning the US and the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture of 100% employee ownership plays a major role in supporting that outcome. Each employee shares in the ownership of the firm, bringing the commitment of an owner to our projects. Clients appreciate that and have rewarded us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. Pretty cool for a 100 year old firm that grows organically.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference every day while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with more than 350 service specialties, your career and development options are abundant.
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 191923