2023 Summer Construction Project Management Intern

Street
Park Place
City
Seattle
State
WA
Job ID
2022-2729

Overview

The Construction Project Management Intern with the Sealaska Constructors team gets an inside look at what it is like to work in construction management. If you are pursuing a degree in Construction Management, Engineering, or architectural field, have excellent leadership skills, and are eager to create a safe and highly productive workplace, we want to hear from you. You will work alongside professionals in project management on a range of projects from heavy civil engineering construction to building construction to renovation. Through this internship, you will gain experience and understanding in various aspects of federal contracting on a wide variety of design and construction projects.

This internship can be based in a remote or telecommuting location, where you will primarily collaborate with construction team members located in Seattle, WA. There will be the opportunity to travel to active construction project sites throughout the duration of the summer.

Responsibilities

  • Apply project and construction management best practices
  • Work alongside project managers on federal contracting in the construction sector
  • Support the construction group in project estimating, planning, as-built drawings, scheduling, and documentation
  • We will provide the training and guidance necessary to successfully complete assigned tasks, and you will be up close and personal with the process.
  • Other duties, as assigned

Qualifications

  • Must be familiar with Microsoft Office software, including Excel and Word
  • Ability to work independently and as a team
  • Sealaska shareholder, descendant of a shareholder, or spouse of a shareholder
  • At least 18 years of age by start date
  • Must be currently enrolled in college or a vocational-technical school or a recent graduate (1-2 years)
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Major/minor in Civil or Mechanical Engineering or Construction Management
  • At least a 2.5 GPA
  • Strong critical thinking and research skills
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to both collaborate with a team and work independently
  • Self-starter with ability to adapt to a fast-paced work environment
  • Ability to travel, as needed

Application Process:

  • Complete online application at Sealaska.com/careers by January 23, 2023.
  • Submit a resume with online application
  • Provide most recent transcript (unofficial) to kayla.roberts@sealaska.com
  • You may be asked to provide proof of your status as a Sealaska shareholder, shareholder descendant, or shareholder spouse.
  • You must successfully complete a background check prior to onboarding at Sealaska.

 

About Sealaska Intern Program

The Sealaska intern program exists to uplift Sealaska shareholders and their descendants pursuing post-secondary education with meaningful career experience, learning opportunities, and a supportive community. Interns explore career interests, grow professional skills, and connect with the unique and vibrant cultures of the Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian people. You will spend the summer with peers who share an Alaska Native heritage, learning from each other and building a community as you venture into your careers. Learn more at sealaska.com/careers/summer-internships.

 

Physical Demands and Work Environment:

The physical and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

  • Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee will sit for extended periods of time; walk, use hands to finger, handle objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; balance; stoop; bending or crouching; talk or hear. The employee must be able to lift/carry and/or move up to 20-50 pounds safely. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
  • Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee will primarily work in an office setting. The noise level in the work environment is usually minimal.

 

Applicants must be a current Sealaska shareholder or a Sealaska shareholder descendent.

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