Assistant Project Manager Internship

Berkeley, IL
Posted 1 year ago

United Insulated Structures Corp. (UISC) is a Design/Build General Contracting Company specializing in cold storage and food processing facilities. UISC is currently seeking motivated Civil Engineering and/or Construction Management Students who seek out professional experience and growth to join our team of highly skilled Project Managers and Superintendents as Intern Assistants for the Summer of 2019!

Responsibilities & Duties for Summer Internship:

Assistant Project Manager:

  • Provide Assistance as required by Project Engineer as needed with Project Start-Up and Project Close-Out.
  • Schedule and Coordinate Site Meetings; this will include Assisting in Meeting minutes for Owners and Subcontractors and relaying any changes.
  • Attend, Record, and document project addendums.
  • Track and maintain submittals for approved materials utilized on each project.
  • Prepare Bid Packages and Estimated Costs; Assist team with general contract and subcontract administration, learn to read and interpret contract documents, drawings, and specifications.
  • Material & Equipment – procurement and expediting.
  • Organize Field Work; exposure to construction scheduling.
  • Travel Required.

Qualifications: Essential Job Requirements:

  • Junior or Senior status working towards Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Construction Management or Civil Engineering.
  • Valid Interest in pursuing a career in Construction/Project Management Required.
  • General Knowledge of construction principles/processes.
  • Geographic Flexibility and willingness to be assigned to a jobsite within a multi-state region.
  • Proficient writing and computer skills; Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Strong Work Ethic and commitment to learning, staff development; ability to give/receive constructive feedback.
  • Ability to work in a team environment.

Preferred Skills:

  • Previous “Hands on” construction experience.
  • Experience with Project Management Software.
  • Proficient in Bluebeam.

Job Features

Job CategoryProject Assistant
Job LevelInternship
Job IndustryConstruction

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