Estimating Intern Summer 2020, Federal Construction Services - Military veterans preferred

2020-01-15
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee   contract


Arlington - Va
Virginia
United States

United States of America - Virginia, Arlington - VA

Job Summary

  • Estimating Intern – Federal Construction ServicesThe AECOM Federal Construction Services groups is looking for a motivated Estimating Intern for Summer 2020 at our Arlington, VA office. This candidate will work on a variety of federal projects ranging in size and complexity.Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects around the world, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.Operating under moderate supervision, the Intern delivers project activities requiring varied interpersonal and construction skills. While supporting the estimating department, the Intern’s responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform quantity takeoff from construction documents.

  • Create detailed cost breakdowns and assist the estimating team.

  • Assist with the preparation of bid packages.

  • Communicate and align the scope of work from subcontractors with AECOM’s internal estimate.

  • Assist with the development of Value Analysis items against the current estimate.

  • Perform comparisons of previous budgets with the current estimate.

Minimum Requirements

  • AA/AS (US) + 2 years of relevant experience or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 2 years of relevant experience or HS/GED + 4 years of relevant experience.

  • Due to the nature of the work U.S. Citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree program in construction management, building technology, civil engineering or similar major

  • Have a good general understanding of estimating preferred.

  • Ability to follow direction and manage specific tasks to completion

  • Ability to learn new technologies and concepts

  • Demonstrated leadership abilities

  • Willing to work a variety of tasks alone or as part of a team

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Eagerness to learn and positive attitude

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Construction Services

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Temporary

Requisition/Vacancy No. 232155BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.