Summer Internship - Construction Management positions (Summer 2017)

Recruiter
Location
Houston, Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
30 Nov 2016
Closes
06 Jan 2017
Ref
BI 000199
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time




As a global leader of Program Management and Construction Management (PMCM) services with projects ranging from $1 million to programs that cost up to $10 billion, we deliver award winning total Design and/or Construction Management projects for public and private sector clients. From the pre-construction phase, through complete erection of the project, to the post-construction and commissioning, we function as an extension of our clients' goals and aspirations. Project sectors and types include: Aviation, Emergency Operations & Data Centers, Healthcare, both Higher Education and K-12, Hospitality & Entertainment, Correctional & Rehabilitation Facilities, and Research & Development Facilities.



Position Summary

Reporting directly to an assigned lead Engineer or Project Manager in an office or on a project construction work site, this is a temporary position providing on the job training. Duties provide meaningful work experience and business knowledge to college students in their chosen field.


  • Performs routine aspects of assigned projects under close supervision, following established procedures
  • Coordinate with Project Management professionals to make modifications and corrections to project specific documents
  • Prepare and process client requested data or documents that are compliant with contract terms and client specific needs
  • May use computer-assisted engineering software and equipment to perform engineering tasks
  • Collects and prepares data for evaluation
  • Examine Project documents for completeness and accuracy
  • Currently enrolled in an Engineering or Construction Management curriculum is required
  • Experience with MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint is required
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills is required
  • Attention to detail and the ability to exercise good professional judgment is required
  • Ability to effectively interact with all levels of management regarding project activity is required
  • Local schools are preferred.


At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.