Internship: Construction Manager

Last Updated: April 20, 2023

Do you like the working with the trades? Do you like to coordinate projects?

We have a Skillbridge internship in Bellevue, Tacoma, Seattle or Everett where you can learn how to be a Construction Manager. This internship is ~90-120 days [we have flexibility on internship duration] and previous experience or knowledge are not necessary.

As a Construction Manager, you will serve as the owner’s representative, often managing a team of professionals to monitor and oversee field work performed by contractors and specialty subcontractors for our clients.

What You’ll Do

  • Pre-construction roles including constructability reviews, estimating, and schedule reviews
  • Manage contractor conformance to plans and specifications during construction
  • Conduct contract administration functions on multiple simultaneous projects
  • Proactive in identifying project delivery issues and works to resolve those issues
  • Will act as the lead and supervisor for other construction engineers and inspectors

Who You Are

  • Self-starter, leadership abilities and mentoring aptitude
  • Basic computer skills in Word and Excel
  • Ability to effectively work independently as well as with client representatives, contractors and peers
  • Ability to effectively multitask, prioritize and track construction through completion
  • Clean driving record
  • A major plus for any of the following
    • Heavy construction experience with Highways, Bridges, Paving, and Utilities
    • Knowledge of WSDOT Specifications and Construction Manual
    • WSDOT contract administration experience
    • WA Professional Engineer (PE) license or ability to obtain within one year
    • Experience with administration of Federal aid and WA Local Agency contracts

Why Work Here

  • Learn a new skill or enhance your current skills with training by the best engineering consulting firm in the Pacific NW
  • Opportunity for growth with support and mentoring to help with professional goals
  • Potential office locations include: Tacoma, WA; Seattle, WA; Bellevue, WA; Everett, WA
  • At the end of the internship, if you are converted to a full-time employee, you will receive the following benefits
    • Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability and Life Insurance
    • Health Savings and Lifestyle Spending Account with employer contribution
    • Support for continuing education and training opportunities
    • Paid Time Off (PTO)/Holiday Pay
    • 401k and Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP)
    • Holistic Wellbeing Program
    • Potential for salary to be at 6-figures in less than 5 years

Locations: Bellevue, WA; Everett, WA; Seattle, WA; Tacoma, WA

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