Flatiron is one of North Americas leading transportation and infrastructure companies. Flatiron builds roads, highways, bridges, rail, airports, dams, industrial, water and underground projects across the U.S and Canada. Delivering heavy civil construction projects under a variety of contracting methods, Flatiron has unparalleled expertise in design-build, P3 and CMGC and we are proud to have constructed some of North America's most notable projects.
At Flatiron, we are committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best talent. No matter your role, you will have the opportunity to contribute to our success as we deliver innovative solutions to our clients.
Field Engineer Intern - South Orange County
Los Angeles / Orange County, CA USA
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Work and train with the industry's finest professionals! Flatiron's Intern Program provides challenging and rewarding work opportunities for college students majoring in Civil Engineering and Construction Management.
As an Intern, you will be given the opportunity to apply your academic training and skills in a real-world setting at any number of project locations. In addition, you will assist the project manager, project engineer, and the rest of the on-site construction staff in the application of principles, methods, and techniques of engineering technology by performing any combination of the following duties at a project job site.
Field engineer interns will be required to have a working knowledge of the entire project, including plan interpretation, project specifications, project cost code knowledge, and the overall construction schedule. In performing any number or combination of the following tasks, you shall support published corporate policies, set a productive and consistent work example, and be responsible to follow up on all tasks assigned.
Assist with evaluation of field conditions and acceptance testing
Support quality assurance and quality control engineering materials testing
Apply survey knowledge to assist with project layout and checking of work to confirm work is in conformance with plans and specifications
Review project drawings and coordinate any design changes
Provide document control assistance for correspondence, submittals, design releases etc.
Initiate engineering design clarifications
Perform quantity tracking and productivity analysis for maximization of operation efficiency
Assist with preparing and updating project schedule and interact will all involved in scheduling decision processes
Respond to field for design clarification, and manage subcontractors field operations and verify contract payments
Provide design assistance to the project engineer for the design of temporary structures using computer aided design tools
Field engineer interns/co-ops are required to be currently enrolled in Engineering, Construction Management or a similar program at an accredited technical college or university
Some of the benefits you can expect as a Flatiron employee are:
Comprehensive compensation package and paid time off program
Industry leading 401(k)/RRSP
Medical/Extended Health Care, Dental, Vison and/or Provincial Medical
Wellness benefits & Employee Assistance Program
Tuition Reimbursement Program
Flatiron is an EEO/AA/ADA/Veterans employer.
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