Construction Intern - Kissimmee, FL
At Gilbane we’re building more than buildings, we’re helping create schools, hospitals, laboratories and other facilities across the United States and throughout the world that will be helping people live better for decades to come. As a fifth generation family business we’ve built the best team in the industry with a culture of caring that treats every one of our employees as a trusted member of the Gilbane family. We also invest in our employees’ education and have built Gilbane University into the top training organization in the construction industry. If you have the desire to make a real difference in people’s lives and become part of a growing organization that treats you like a member of the family – you will feel right at home at Gilbane.
The Construction Intern is responsible for assisting Project Staff on a construction management project or in the district office.
Required: Must be currently enrolled in a Degree or Associates Program in order to be considered for this internship.
PRIMARY FUNCTION: The Construction Intern is responsible for assisting project staff on a Construction Management project.
TYPICAL RESPONSIBILITIES/DUTIES: Construction Intern typical responsibilities and duties include, but are not limited to the following:
Learn Gilbane’s construction methods and practices through a work assignment on a job site field team
Assist project engineering, accounting and superintending staff with daily duties:
Manage project document flow
Take progress photos of jobsite
Review and approve submittals
Handle change management process
Participate in business unit office activities including orientation program, training sessions and peer group meetings
Currently enrolled in Engineering, Construction Management or similar program
Prior exposure to construction industry is a plus
Or equivalent combination of education and experience
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
Strong communication skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office
WORKING CONDITIONS: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently or occasionally required to:
Sit, stand or walk
Climb or balance
Stoop, crouch and step over obstacles
Lift and/or move up to 50 lbs
Work in outdoor conditions that include inclement weather, heat and humidity
Work in environment with dust, loud noise and/or vibrations
Gilbane is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Gilbane has an unwavering focus on safety, the environment and caring about everyone involved in our work.
Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.
Gilbane is not accepting unsolicited resumes from third party recruiters at this time.
Kissimmee, Florida, United States