Jacobs Construction Management Intern in Houston, Texas

Construction Management Intern

Description

The Company

With 2016 revenues of approximately $10.9 billion, Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. (Jacobs) is one of the largest publicly traded (NYSE: JEC) and diverse providers of professional technical services in the world. Founded in 1947, the company now has nearly 54,000 employees that help us prosper in diverse industries by holding true to our values and culture. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, our global network spans more than 230 offices in countries across North America, South America, Europe, the Middle East, Australia, Africa and Asia.

The company’s service portfolio consists of a comprehensive range of business solutions related to engineering, architecture, construction, operations and maintenance and scientific and specialty consulting.

Jacobs Global Field Services is a premier provider of construction, maintenance and capital project solutions. With an ever expanding workforce of both direct hire craft and professional staff, Jacobs Global Field Services provides support to clients in petrochemical, chemical, pharmaceutical, consumer products, pulp and paper, automotive, mining and metals business lines across multiple markets.

Responsibilities

  • Distributing and filing design documents, specifications, procedures, instructions and supplier information.Preparing requisitions for materials and services to be purchased in the field

  • Interpreting drawings, specifications and technical requirements as required for field personnel

  • Assisting other project departments in planning, scheduling and controlling the project in accordance with overall project objectives

  • Reviewing the budget and assisting Project Controls in preparing definitive estimates on change notices and in issuing a monthly cost status report

  • Working with the Quality Group to ensure that all work conforms to approved project requirements and specifications

  • Assisting the Quality Group in developing and implementing the Quality Program

  • Reviewing design documents for completeness, Contractibility, maintainability, and operability

  • Coordinating with client representative to ensure compliance with job requirements and specifications

  • Assisting construction supervision in the coordination of contractors

  • Preparing and administering requests for information, non-conformance reports and field instructions

  • Obtaining as-built information and preparing as-built drawings

  • Expediting resolution of design issues

  • Recommending and requesting approval of design modifications, as appropriate to accommodate improved cost effectiveness of construction

Qualifications

  • Working towards a degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related discipline at an accredited university

  • Strong computer skills, experience with construction and/or engineering automation software is a plus

  • Personal commitment to safety

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Opportunities may be located at our regional office, construction sites or occasionally there may be an option to split time between the office and the field.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Texas-Houston

Req ID: FS 0002IZ