Skanska 2019 Internship- Evansville in Evansville, Indiana

2019 Internship- Evansville

Location: Evansville, Indiana, United States

Field: Construction

Post Date: Jan 04, 2019

Requisition #: IND00005J

Internship – Summer 2019

This Internship opportunity is for our Skanska USA Civil Inc. division located in Evansville.

An Intern assists and supports Project Engineers, the Project Manager and Superintendent on assigned projects. The position works under direct supervision, performs routine daily activities and gathers and distributes information. Interns must be flexible and have a strong desire to learn.

What You'll Do:

• Coordinates project activities with direct supervision from Project and/or Operations Manager

• Performs accounting activities with assistance

• Performs estimating functions as requested with assistance

• Performs other duties as assigned

What We're Looking For:

• Knowledge of basic phases of construction projects

• Knowledge of mathematics functions (geometry, basic algebra)

• Computer skills (MS Office, HCSS, CGC, etc)

• Ability to perform all work in a timely, professional and efficient manner while effectively communicating and interacting with customers, clients, subcontractors and other third parties

• Ability to develop and maintain project schedules and project budgets and to identify changes and discrepancies

• Ability to present information in a clear and understandable manner in both written and verbal form

• Ability to work with others in a team environment, exercising effective interpersonal skills

• Ability to comply with all company policies, practices and standards of performance

• Functions effectively as part of a team

• Dependability

• Ability to maintain discretion and confidentiality at all times

• Ability to understand and follow directions

• Ability to read drawings and specifications a plus

• Pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree – Engineering, Field Engineering (mechanical or civil), Cost Engineering, Safety Engineering, Estimating, Finance/Accounting, Marketing and Legal.

Developing your career at Skanska, you will:

This job may be performed in the office or on the jobsite and requires frequent sitting (often working on a computer), frequent walking, standing, bending, and reaching. Due to computer usage, there may be repetitive motions of the hands and wrists. He/she must be able to navigate the jobsite and must comply with all Company safety requirements in the office and on the jobsite.

Skanska is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or age.

We are proud to be named one of America's Best Employers of 2017 by Forbes.

Skanska USA is one of the largest, most financially sound construction and development companies in the U.S., serving a broad range of clients including those in transportation, power, industrial, water/wastewater, healthcare, education, sports, data centers, government, aviation and commercial. Headquartered in New York with offices in 31 metro areas, we have more than 11,000 employees committed to being leaders in safety, project execution, sustainability, ethics and people development. In 2015, our work in building construction, civil and power/industrial construction, commercial development and infrastructure development (public-private partnerships) generated $7.1 billion in revenue. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled $18.4 billion in 2015. Skanska shares are publicly traded in the U.S. on the OTC market under the symbol SKBSY through a Level I American Depository Receipt program.