Construction Internship - Spring 2024

Meritage HomesOrlando, FL
Paid Internship

12 days ago

Description

Job Title

Construction Intern - Spring 2024

Job Location

Meritage Homes, United States

Job Overview

Meritage Homes is a top 5 builder dedicated to building energy-efficient homes and communities. We are seeking future leaders to join our internship program and help us continue to grow and solve business challenges. As a Construction intern, you will learn about the new home construction process within assigned communities, ensuring homes are delivered on time and meeting quality expectations. You will also participate in cross-functional projects with other interns and business leaders.

Compensation

Competitive pay structure

Responsibilities

  • Work closely with internal business leaders to learn the homebuilding industry and Meritage's business model
  • Gain practical application of classroom experience during the internship
  • Participate in cross-functional projects to address current business challenges
  • Present real-world business recommendations to senior leadership
  • Write a paper focusing on the internship experience or other assigned topic
  • Meritage Homes does not provide Visa sponsorship.

Requirements

  • Actively enrolled in a degree program from a regionally accredited university or college
  • Operating with integrity and always assuming positive intent
  • Desire to "win" and get things done
  • Foster an inclusive environment
  • Asking questions, seeking to understand, and making recommendations for improvement
  • Ability to think innovatively and solve larger problems
  • Relentless pursuit of excellence; never settling

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working in a team environment on cross-functional projects
  • Experience dealing with ambiguity
  • Leadership experience or capacity with the ability to influence peers

Examples of Relevant College Coursework/Majors:

  • Business Administration
  • Civil Engineering
  • Construction Management
  • Finance
  • Marketing
  • Real Estate
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Human Resources
  • Operations
  • Project Management

We're excited for you to apply!

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Career Paths

People who completed this type of internship end up in the following types of jobs

Top majors

That get hired for this type of internship

  • Construction Management26%

  • Civil Engineering16%

  • Engineering9%

  • Architecture6%

  • Management Science6%

  • 46 other majors34%

Typical benefits offered for paid internships

(National average offered by employers)

59.4%

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Relocation Assistance

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65.1%

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Housing Assistance

(avg. $2,892)

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43.8%

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Travel Stipend

(avg. $978)

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4.7%

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Tuition Reimbursement

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17.5%

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Medical Insurance

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25.7%

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401(k) Company Match

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49.7%

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Paid Holidays

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Average internship hourly pay

For Southeast region

Real Estate

Typical pay range:

$15.30 - $19.68

Estimated Monthly Living Expenses

For Orlando, FL | $3,297/mo

  • Housing/Rent$1,434

  • Miscellaneous$843

  • Food$457

  • Utilities$305

  • Transportation$258

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