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Turner Construction | Altoona, Iowa
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Division:Kansas City

Project Location(s):Kansas City, MO 64105 USA

Minimum Years Experience:Travel Involved:None/Not SpecifiedJob Type:TemporaryJob Classification:InternEducation:Degree in ProgressJob Family:ConstructionCompensation:Intern Non-Exempt

INTERN - MINK (Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas)

Position Description: 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 constructions. Interns will provide support to the Engineer and/or the Superintendent in the field through assisting in 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.

Engineering: 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.

Superintending: 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.

* Qualifications: Working toward a four year degree in Construction, Engineering, Architecture or equivalent is preferred with at least two (2) years of education, and a basic knowledge of building construction experience. Capable of identifying problems and recommending corrective actions. Computer skills and familiarity with Microsoft Office suite programs. Strong ability to demonstrate leadership and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing.

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Performance of the duties will occasionally 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 (bells, whistles, etc.), stand, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. Employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.

Work Environment: 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.



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.

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