Alten Construction Inc

Date Posted


Job Title    Project Engineer Internship

Greater Bay Area, CA

Contact    Eric Onick
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Salary   DOE

Job Description:


The Project Engineer Intern is responsible for promoting and ensuring site and office safety, and assisting the Project Manager and team members in the planning, coordinating,

and administration of their assigned job to ensure the work is completed on time, within budget, while adhering to Alten’s quality standards.


  • Coordinate job site set up and develop site logistics plan
  • Review field inspection reports and communicate deficiencies to supervisor
  • Responsible for record drawings, create and maintain document control logs to track documents
  • Write, distribute, coordinate and track RFI’s
  • Review all trade specific RFI’s for potential, cost and/or schedule impact
  • Develop and update project schedule with Project Manager and Superintendent
  • Track weekly trade performance against project schedule, review delay log to ensure trade delays have been incorporated into schedule and provide team update
  • Review specs and identify all required submittals, prepare submittal schedule, and communicate scope changes
  • Track and enter timecard information into Procore
  • Understanding of different contracts and purchase orders; provisions, terms, language, insurance requirements and claim resolutions and warranty
  • Responsible for promoting sustainable construction and coordinating project LEED requirements
  • Promote safety during the performance of all daily project responsibilities
  • Track and perform jobsite safety meetings, participate in safety meetings, present safety topic, maintain attendance log and binder
  • Perform daily jobsite inspections for compliance with safety standards
  • Maintain project progress photographs

Skills & Experience

  • Working knowledge of contract formats; draft, and issue change order(s) scope to subcontractors with oversight by APM or PM prior to issuance
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of surveying, scheduling, drawings, and construction sequencing
  • Advanced computer skills with the ability to use MS Office with proficiency (Word, Excel and Outlook)

Leadership & Communication Skills Required

  • Demonstrate a desire to learn, grow, and desire for continuous improvement
  • Display a high degree of integrity and social responsibility during the performance of daily responsibilities
  • Ability to collaborate with team and manage multiple tasks, produce work on a time sensitive deadlines, while maintaining a positive attitude at all times
  • Time Management: the ability to organize and manage multiple priorities
  • Create strong morale on his/her team while working to achieve a common goal
  • Develop a business judgment in a manner consistent with Alten’s Company Policy and Procedures
  • Ability to adapt behavior to meet the needs of the project to ensure project success
  • Provide value to each project through innovation and attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and written

Send applications or questions to Eric Onick

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