Internships

internship - full time,

Forterra Corporation
Carlsbad, CA
Closed
Posted 78 Days ago
Forterra Corporation
Carlsbad, CA
internship - full time,
Posted 78 Days ago
Closed

Description

Full-Time Internships Forterra Carlsbad, CA Posted 3 days ago Job Snapshot Full-Time Construction, Manufacturing, Environmental Construction, Engineering, Manufacturing Job Description Bio Clean, a Forterra Company, is a leading manufacturer of Stormwater BMP's and pipe products in the U.S. and Eastern Canada for a variety of water-related infrastructure applications, including water transmission, distribution and drainage, and water Quality. The company generated pro forma net sales of $1.3 billion in 2018. Forterra employs more than 5,500 people and operates more than 110 facilities, with products available throughout the U.S. and Eastern Canada. We are recruiting for two full-time intern at our Carlsbad, CA Office. These internships have the possible of becoming a long-term placement option. The interns will be responsible for preparing and distributing quotes for project bids along with exposure to assisting with submittals and design of pre-cast structures using AutoCAD. Essential functions include: * Prepare quote information on bids for quote processing. * Assist with the creation of production drawings for manufacturing using AutoCAD. * Data entry of order information and customer delivery dates in the database/ERP (Oracle) system. * Assist with various administrative duties such as organizing and maintaining the project filing system. * Regular, timely attendance to meet customer/company needs in an efficient and effective manner. * Performs special projects or assignments as directed. * Verbal, electronic and written communication with customers and co-workers * Coordination with outside sales and distributors of Bio Clean products * Review of plans and specifications * Initiating the engineering process * Preparing product layouts * Preparing submittals * Ensuring receipt/accuracy of job sheets and tax certificates * Ensuring correct use of product codes with production prior to scheduling * Entering and tracking product orders * Communication of order information with production and delivery departments * Maintaining strong relationships with customers * Work to resolve customer complaints * Intimate knowledge of all customer projects * Work closely with the Bio Clean/Forterra credit department * Attend weekly project and production meetings * Work closely within Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) written for this position. Qualified candidates should possess the following: * Working towards a business/technical degree preferably in civil engineering or drafting. * Basic knowledge of civil engineering concepts. * AutoCAD and related design software knowledge a plus. Proficient Microsoft Office computer skills, including Microsoft Excel. * Works as an effective and proactive team player; understands the importance of supporting our customers and sale's team. * Adapts to changes in the work environment, manages competing demands and is able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events. * Ability to apply effective time management and self-management skills. Ability to be flexible and productive in an environment with regular interruptions. * Superior organization, prioritization and proactive problem solving skills. * Strong written and verbal communications skills and ability to present oneself and communicate in a professional, positive, and courteous manner at all times with customers and all levels of employees. * Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook and database systems. AutoCAD experience a plus. * Demonstrated pattern of positive attitude, strong work ethic and dedication. * Must have a valid drivers' license and ability to travel 5-10 percent of the time to plant locations and/or meetings. Our employees are critical to our overall success. We are dedicated to investing in the future of our employees to maintain long-term relationships for lasting commitments. This position is not eligible for company benefits. Forterra is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity. M/F/D/V Bio Clean is a Drug Free Workplace. Job ID: 1056318 Help us improve CareerBuilder by providing feedback about this job: Report this Job. CAREERBUILDER TIP For your privacy and protection, when applying to a job online, never give your social security number to a prospective employer, provide credit card or bank account information, or perform any sort of monetary transaction. Learn more. By applying to a job using CareerBuilder you are agreeing to comply with and be subject to the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions for use of our website. To use our website, you must agree with the Terms and Conditions and both meet and comply with their provisions. Forterra Contact Info * Carlsbad, CA 92008

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