Construction Materials Intern

internship - part time,

Engineering Consulting Services
San Antonio, TX
Closed
Posted 74 Days ago
Engineering Consulting Services
San Antonio, TX
internship - part time,
Posted 74 Days ago
Closed

Description

Engineering Consulting Services Logo Construction Materials Internship (Part-Time) Applied 24/04/19 Apply on Company Site Save 3.4 Engineering Consulting Services San Antonio, TX Construction Materials Internship (Part-Time) Engineering Consulting Services Applied 24/04/19 Apply on Company Site Save Applied 24/04/19 Apply on Company Site Save Job Company Rating Reviews STRENGTH OF CHARACTER Why ECS? We have grit. What does that mean for you? That one descriptive word defines our company culture. At ECS, GRIT is made up of four characteristics: guts, resilience, initiative and tenacity. Our boots are made for working. Clickhere to get an idea of what were all about. PERSEVERANCE WITH PASSION We focus on developing the people, systems and expertise that allow us to be the consulting firm of choice. Our footprint spans the nation and countless sectors, making us flexible and giving you options. Our passion is to provide high quality services and innovative approaches to our clients. We are looking for problem solvers. Do you have your boots ready? DRIVE AND DETERMINATION As an Intern working with our construction materials group, you will reinforce your education through a practical, hands-on, paid work experience. Your work will be realistic and rewarding, and allow you to be in a position of responsibility. You will contribute ideas and develop knowledge and communication skills while interacting with top professionals in your field. Your internship is more than a job; it is a learning experience that allows you to explore career options. You can even learn more about yourself, your skills, and help set your career goals. Best of all, you will be given meaningful assignments that will give you a sense of accomplishment. You also have acan do attitude and are ready to take on any project thrown your way and thats why an internship with ECS will give you all the opportunity for career growth within our company youll want. For highlights of others who have taken their amazing skills and grown their careers with ECS, clickhere. RESPONSIBILITIES You will be part of a dynamic, growing and energized team and your role is key to the success of ECS. While your job duties may fluctuate day to day, here are some areas we expect to see you grow in: For first time interns- an opportunity to see what field work is all about and how it relates to your school work by: * Observing and documenting field activities related to the construction process * Sampling, testing, and inspecting soils, aggregates, concrete, grout, masonry, asphalt, and structural steel placement * Performing calculations and data reduction of test results along with drafting * Using field screening equipment and documenting readings * Reading maps, following directions, and interpreting engineering and construction plans * Interacting and communicating daily with contractors, technicians, and project managers * Working in the geotechnical and lab testing departments as needed For you seasoned interns- an opportunity to do some more advanced field work but also see how we solve problems and deliver results to our clients by: * Testing of soils, foundations, reinforced and post-tensioned concrete, masonry, structural steel, and asphalt pavement * Determining and/or performing appropriate laboratory tests * Attending project meetings and assisting in project resolutions * Assisting with preparation of proposals * Assisting with scheduling, training, and oversight of Field Technicians * Assist with managing project budgets and invoicing QUALIFICATIONS If you can accomplish the above, your boots are probably ready for walking right into this role. Realistically though, you need the following to be considered: * Actively pursuing a Bachelor or Master degree in civil engineering, construction management, or related degree * Interest in how building materials are utilized in the construction process * Previous internship experience would go a long way * Some serious GRIT and have no problem lifting/carrying 40 100 lbs. multiple times a day PEOPLE ARE OUR FOUNDATION We love our employees and we show this through providing some great benefits. Clickhere to see how we show our passion for our people. Overview Website www.ecslimited.com Headquarters Chantilly, VA, United States Size 1001 to 5000 employees Founded 1988 Type Company - Private Industry Business Services Revenue 10 to 50 billion (INR) per year Competitors Unknown Engineering Consulting Services Photos Engineering Consulting Services photo of: Nuclear Gauge Engineering Consulting Services photo of: Office in Frederick

Skills

civil engineering, construction management, concrete, field work, microsoft word, project management, communication, training, contractors, laboratory skills, testing, mapping, foundations, structural design, drafting

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