Construction Services Intern

  • Job Reference: 425340216-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: GHD
  • Location: Plainwell, Michigan
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Join a global professional services leader. We are committed to solving the world's biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization.

The Construction team in our Plainwell, MI office is looking for a Construction Services Intern to join their team immediately. As an intern, you will assist field superintendents, project engineers and project managers in project planning, scheduling, coordination, as well as the procurement of supplies, equipment and materials, plus be responsible project documentation support.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Generation of material and supply submittals
  • Preparation of purchase orders
  • Tracking material shipments
  • Quantity take-offs
  • Vendor and subcontractor engagement
  • Assisting the estimator, project coordinator, project manager and others with other tasks associated to our construction work

For success in this position, you will possess the following skills and qualifications:

  • Must be enrolled in a Bachelor's Civil, Environmental Engineering, Construction management or construction engineering degree program or similar
  • Understanding of Engineering fundamentals
  • Basic AutoCAD skills are a plus
  • Ability and willingness to learn on the job and apply theory in a practical setting
  • Able to balance studies and workload
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to work both within a team and independently
  • Flexible and adaptable to changing situations and deadlines while maintaining a high level of organization

If you are passionate about pursuing this position, please submit your resume and cover letter via the link below.

As a multicultural organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or veteran status.