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Estimating Intern - Telecom

KS-Overland Park

Req#: 35637BR

Date published: 13-Jun-2018

Opportunity: Experienced Hire

Business Line: Telecom

Business Plan: EST

Level: 097

Primary Purpose:
The Black & Veatch Summer Internship Program is designed to provide the following to students: 1) experience in a working environment; 2) meaningful work assignments; 3) introduction to Black & Veatch corporate culture; 4) chance to network with experienced executives, leading professionals, and peers; 5) opportunity to learn and expand classroom theory into practice, 6) earn excellent hourly wage. For Black & Veatch it’s designed to provide: 1) Supervisors/Managers with opportunity to assess student’s skills and abilities; 2) source of potential future talent for organization; 3) foster relationships with colleges and universities.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
• Assist with calculating the cost of projects based upon an analysis of collected data applying knowledge and techniques of Engineering and advance mathematics. • Analyze reports, maps, drawings, blueprints, and equipment to determine procurement and construction cost for assigned projects. • Develop preliminary layouts and other plans. • Perform special studies or analyses of specific portions of project. Study includes research, investigation, or coordination. • Individual contributor with no subordinates.

Minimum Qualifications:
Current enrollment in ABET accredited university in Civil Engineering, accredited university in Construction Management, or related discipline program. No experience required. All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
Preferred Competencies: • Analytical skills • Communications skills, both written and oral • Initiative, self starter, highly motivated • Attention to detail • Interpersonal skills • Mathematical skills • Problem solving skills • Computer skills

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