Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Intern/Co-op
Posted:
4/26/2019
Job Category:
Physical Labor
Intern - Great Lakes Region
(This job is no longer available)
Turner Construction | Indianapolis, IN
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Job Description

Division:Chicago Main

Project Location(s):Chicago, IL 60614 USA

Minimum Years Experience:Travel Involved:Job Type:SeasonalJob Classification:InternEducation:Job Family:ConstructionCompensation:Intern Non-Exempt

The purpose of the internship is to provide the student with supervised practice at the work site or in the office in the continuing daily operations of construction. Interns will assist the Engineer and/or the Superintendent in the field through assistance, coordination and distribution of information required to construct the project on time, within budget and to quality standard. The intern reports to the Project Engineer or Project Superintendent.

Reports to: Project Engineer or Project Superintendent

Essential Duties & Responsibilities*:

* Assist the Engineer with obtaining information and approvals for processing shop drawings and submittals.


* Disseminate Construction information to appropriate parties.


* Assist in the preparation of contract items list


* Monitor field variations and keep the Project Superintendent informed of any changes.


* Ensure that subcontractors understand and adhere to the job schedule.


* Ensure subcontractor compliance with Turner's safety program, safety codes and regulations.


* Perform other duties as necessary or assigned.


* Currently enrolled as an active student at a college or university offering degree programs; intense interest and passion for the Construction Industry and a desire to work in a team environment. Demonstrate leadership and Interpersonal skills. Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing. Computer skills and a familiarity with Microsoft office suite programs.

Performance of the required duties will require physical ability to climb permanent and temporary stairs, passenger use of construction personnel hoists, ability to climb ladders and negotiate work areas under construction. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Performing this job requires use of hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools or controls, sit, talk and hear, stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 75 pounds. While performing the duties of this job, the employee regularly works on-site at the construction work site where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts; high precarious places; fumes or airborne particles; outside weather conditions and risk of electrical shock. The noise in these work environments is usually moderate to very loud. Employees must occasionally lift or move up to 75 pounds.

This position does not provide relocation or housing assistance.



Turner is an Equal Opportunity Employer -minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

VEVRAA Federal Contractor

About Turner Construction

Turner Construction Company is an American construction company. It is one of the largest construction management companies in the United States of America, with a construction volume of $10 billion in 2014.