Project Management Intern (Sioux Falls, SD)
SUMMARYThe Project Management Internship program is designed to provide interns with a balanced experience of the construction and engineering trades. In this role, the team member will gain exposure to construction and engineering methods and terminology both in the field and in the office. This team member in this position will gain familiarity with the design/build process and participate in a team approach to the design and construction of a project. They will also interact and understand the relationships between various parties of a construction contract including owners, engineers, project managers, subcontractors and suppliers. They will develop an understanding of the responsibilities of a Project Manager and Project Superintendent. This opportunity is designed for one summer and one semester, depending upon the ability and interest of the intern and his/her performance.EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS/COMPETENCIES To perform the essential functions of this position successfully, an individual should be able to demonstrate and provide the following:High school diploma or equivalent required. Third or fourth year college student or recent graduate with a Bachelor?s Degree, preferably in Engineering or Construction Management.Experience in the construction field or related areas of engineering preferred.Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within particular engineering field.Must possess excellent scheduling, organizational, and budget management skills. Strong knowledge of MS Project preferred.Knowledge in Microsoft Office Suite and the ability and willingness to learn new software applications.Excellent organizational, time management, and communication skills as well as the ability to adapt to change.POET is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, disability or veteran status.Apply for this job.