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Internship- Midwest

Company: Ames Construction
Location: Burnsville
Posted on: November 14, 2023

Job Description:

Company Overview

At Ames Construction, we've built America for 60 years, and the exceptional people who make up our team are a vital factor in our success. We are a full-service, heavy civil and industrial general contractor that brings innovative solutions to many market segments, from highway and bridge construction to mining, renewables, and rail. Ames is a family-owned company that retains its entrepreneurial spirit and foundational values of honesty, integrity, perseverance and opportunity, while offering the experience and stability of a proven construction industry leader. Together, we make communities across the U.S. safer, keep supply chains moving, and lay the groundwork for a sustainable future. By joining Ames, you will be working with talented colleagues at an award-winning, nationally recognized top 75 general contractor.


For students interested in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Project Pursuits, Project Supports and Safety. Project sites are located in Midwest Region. These positions will support various project sites and project management, document control, and collaborate with safety personnel and field operations. Interns will receive the opportunity to gain hands-on work experience and guidance while establishing professional contacts in the industry.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support highway heavy/civil construction site, project management or estimating
  • Assist with document control, submittals, monthly billing
  • Assist with field operations, safety and environment requirements
  • Other responsibilities as assigned

    Experience, Education & Skills

    • Pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil, Mechanical Engineering or Construction Management
    • Current college student
    • Experience working on civil or other construction site(s) desired
    • Computer literate in Word, Excel, AutoCAD, Bluebeam, and Outlook
    • Strong organizational, written, verbal and time management skills
    • Good attention to detail and the ability to recognize discrepancies
    • Have a positive attitude and excellent self-motivational skills
    • Ability to perform under schedule restraints
    • Highly detail-oriented as prioritization is crucial
    • Structured time management
    • Must have a valid driver's license

      Working Conditions

      • Travel Required
      • Construction Site Environment - Physical ability to stand, walk, crawl, bend, reach and climb. Exposed to high noise levels.
      • Construction Site Office Environment - Extensive sitting at desk and computer; some standing, bending at the waist, stooping and reaching required; ability to lift 5-20 pounds occasionally.

        All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Keywords: Ames Construction, Burnsville , Internship- Midwest, Other , Burnsville, Minnesota

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