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Skanska 2021 Summer Internship - Geotechnical in Maspeth, New York

2021 Summer Internship - Geotechnical

Location: Maspeth, New York, United States

Post Date: Nov 09, 2020

Requisition #: UND000019

The Skanska Internship Program targets students that are pursuing construction related degrees, but Skanska will consider individuals that may not have formal education opportunities, but demonstrate a strong desire to become part of our company at an entry level.

Reports To : Project Manager, Superintendent and/or Department Staff

Intern Positions Include : Engineering, Field Engineering (Mechanical or Civil), Cost Engineering, Safety Engineering, Estimating, and Equipment/Maintenance.

What You’ll Do:

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

  • Perform accounting activities with assistance;

  • Perform estimating functions as requested with assistance;

  • Perform other duties 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 manger 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;

  • Working towards Bachelor’s in Construction Management, Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering or related field or equivalent through experience.

Developing Your Career at Skanska, You Will:

  • Contribute to a sustainable future improving the lives of people, communities and companies;

  • Collaborate in an open culture where sound values and dedicated people come together for greater results;

  • Thrive in a people-driven international company with countless opportunities to learn and grow.

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, age.

Skanska is one of the world’s leading construction and development companies. In the U.S., Skanska’s core operations include building construction, civil infrastructure and developing self-financed commercial properties, which together generated $8 billion in revenue in 2018. As a developer in the U.S., Skanska has invested a total of $2.3 billion in commercial and multi-family projects. With U.S. headquarters in New York City, Skanska has offices in 28 metro areas with 9,000 employees nationwide. Skanska is an industry-leading innovator in both safety and project execution, and offers competitive solutions for both traditional and complex assignments to help build a more sustainable future for our customers and communities. Global revenue of parent company Skanska AB, headquartered in Stockholm and listed on the Stockholm Stock Exchange, totaled approximately $20 billion in 2018.

We are proud to be named one of Americas Best Employers of 2019 by Forbes

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Additional Information

  • Location: Maspeth, New York, United States

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Employee Status: Temporary