Internship - Project Engineer
Company: The Weitz Company
Location: Des Moines
Posted on: March 17, 2019
The Weitz Company is one of the oldest general contractors in the United States, specializing in Commercial and Industrial construction projects, supported by a best-in-class Supply Chain business segment. We have forged our reputation by constantly seeking new construction innovations and technology that provide our clients and employees with predictable, reliable, and collaborative services. Our commitment to delivering a top quality product has resulted in long-standing customer relationships and recognition by industry rankings as one of the top contractors in the United States. Weitz views employees as our most valuable asset, and the key to the success of the Company. Employees enjoy the ability to build relationships, network and make an impact on our communities. We promise every employee competitive pay and benefits, a safe place to work, a career path supported by training and development opportunities, and a positive work environment. Employees are encourage to work hard, have fun and build strong relationships along the way! The Weitz Company is seeking Project Engineer Interns (also open to students interested in a co-op) to be located on various company project sites across the United States.-- Internships provide students with hands-on work experience on a project site or in a local office to assist with daily operations, while working alongside our team of talented professionals, many with decades of experience. Interns will assist the onsite Project Manager or Project Superintendent in project planning, buyout, project management, and close-out for one or more assigned projects. They will also assist in ensuring the schedule and budget are on track throughout the duration of their internship. It is important to us to ensure our students are successful, and we work hard to ensure the experience is a rewarding one. Often times, internships lead to full-time job offers upon graduation. In fact, 90% of the offers we make to interns for full-time employment are accepted! We hope you will make The Weitz Company part of your future career plans! Qualifications: Education: Candidate must be currently obtaining a four-year degree in Engineering or equivalent. At least two years of education completed is preferred. Experience: Candidate must have a basic understanding of construction. -- Skills: Communication, independent judgment, initiative, time management, organization, attention to detail and problem solving are all necessary skills for a Project Engineer Intern. Technology: Proficiency in basic computer software programs such as Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook. Employee should have the ability to learn other specific software (Asta, Procore, Bluebeam, etc.). BUILD A BETTER WAY The Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified women, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply. The Company is a drug and alcohol free workplace. PandoLogic.Category: Engineering, Keywords: Construction Project Engineer
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