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Project Engineer Intern

Company: University Mechanical Contractors, Inc (UMC)
Location: Lynnwood
Posted on: May 15, 2024

Job Description:

UMCPosition Title: Project Engineer InternDate Posted: 04/29/2024Location: Lynnwood, WA Position DescriptionStarting Salary Range $22-$25 per hourLocation: Lynnwood, WAUS Applicants Only
General Position Summary:
As a Project Engineer Intern you will have the opportunity to gain experience how to provide project management support for Project Managers through effective communication, negotiation, scheduling, tracking, document control, and forecasting of costs and profitability. Support and collaborate with company superintendents, foreman, engineers, detailers, and management to deliver quality and profitable projects.

Learning Objectives: Throughout the duration of the internship, the intern will learn how to:

  • Identify and define the common business terminology used at the worksite
  • Build client and subcontractor relationships
  • Assist in the establishment of project forecasts and budget
  • Assisting with project submittals
  • Manage costs
  • Accept responsibility for project execution
  • Change order estimation
  • Tracking, forecasting, reporting labor hours and material costs
  • Major equipment and subcontracts buyout
  • Tracking deliveries of major equipment/materials
  • Creation of RFI's
  • Document control with UMC Standards as well as contractual compliance
  • Collaboration with field labor supervision to plan, organize and schedule project work including preparation of subcontract/contract integrated project schedule
  • AIM processes
  • Review contract drawings, detail drawings and specifications
  • Assist with UMC Safety Program at the jobsite
  • Participate in jobsite visits/ mechanical contracting observations
    Position Requirements
    • Must be pursuing or have a bachelor/master's degree in Structural Engineering, Civil Engineering, Construction Management, or related field
    • Excellent critical thinking skills, with an adaptable and flexible style in working with all types of individuals
    • Preferred experience with PowerPoint, Word, and Excel
    • General knowledge of construction principles/practices required
    • Experienced dealing with subcontracts, subcontractors and/or self-perform work is a plus Initiative-taker who can work well on a team Licensing or Other Special Certifications Required:
      • Maintain a valid Driver's License and satisfactory driving record.
        PM21 Equal Opportunity EmployerUMC's policy on equal employment opportunity prohibits discrimination based on race, color, sex, national origin, citizenship or immigration status, religion, presence of physical, sensory or mental disability, genetic information, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, honorably discharged veteran or military status, status as a victim of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking, or any other status or characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. This policy applies to recruiting, hiring, transfers, promotions, terminations, compensation, benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment. Retaliation against any employee who files a complaint regarding possible violations of this policy is not tolerated. UMC is also committed to taking affirmative steps to promote the employment of minorities, women, persons with disabilities, and covered veterans. Affirmative action plans are developed annually to support its commitment to equal employment opportunity, consistent with company policy and the company's obligations as a contractor to the United States government.UMC is committed to a culture of inclusion and connectedness. The collective sum of the individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, innovation, self-expression, and talent that our employees invest in their work represents who we are as a company and what we believe in. In recruiting for our team, we welcome the unique contributions that you can bring in terms of their education, opinions, culture, ethnicity, race, sex, gender identity and expression, nation of origin, age, languages spoken, veteran's status, color, religion, disability, sexual orientation and beliefs.PI437b4f332369-31191-34354956

Keywords: University Mechanical Contractors, Inc (UMC), Seattle , Project Engineer Intern, Engineering , Lynnwood, Washington

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