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2021-2022 Student Internship (AUS-BNE) - Construction Field Engineer (Civil) Intern

Requisition ID:  240606

 

Overview

Bechtel has a long tradition of technical and engineering excellence in supporting multiple industries. Our people use their ideas and ingenuity to create innovative, practical, and cost-effective solutions for our business and customers.

 

Bechtel's construction teams are proud of their role as builders, completing projects around the world - often under difficult conditions in challenging locations. Supervisors, superintendents, and field engineers are the on-site pros who bring a project to life. There is a world of career opportunities for Construction professionals at Bechtel, including field engineering, project estimating, scheduling & cost control, and craft supervision.

 

Civil Field Engineering Interns work in multi-disciplinary teams and provide design support for a variety of industry projects.  The total number of hires and start dates are subject to workload and business conditions. Locations will vary based on project needs, however they will be in the Brisbane area.

 

Bechtel is synonymous with construction. We have been a construction-driven company from the beginning. The industry is constantly changing, and the challenge must be met with innovative, self-starting field engineers who possess strong technical backgrounds and the ability to develop working relationships throughout the many facets of the organization.

 

Profile  

Field engineers at Bechtel provide technical direction to superintendents, craft workers or subcontractors to complete our projects safely, efficiently, and cost effectively, while meeting required technical and quality standards. As a field engineer at Bechtel, you'll have the opportunity to work in flexible roles in the office, on site or a mixture of both. 

 

General Job Duties

Construction interns are typically responsible for:

  • Supporting the team to achieve project goals and milestones
  • Helping coordinate contractors work through planning and execution
  • Providing technical input on site, as appropriate
  • Monitoring construction activities to ensure quality, project schedule adherence and compliance with drawings, and specifications and codes, through regular inspections
  • Conducting site visits for the purpose of producing daily reports of the work and/or subcontractor activities
  • Preparing punch lists to track incomplete work
  • Maintaining the highest level of safety awareness and ensure all tasks are completed to the highest safety standards

 

Basic Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelor of Engineering degree program in Civil Engineering at an accredited college or university
  • Possess the eligibility to work and remain in Australia without sponsorship now or in the future
  • Ability and willingness to relocate and/or travel to domestic and/or international project jobsites

 

Preferred Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in a Master of Engineering degree program in Civil Engineering at an accredited college or university
  • Prior co-op or internship experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrated teamwork skills

 

 

Shaping tomorrow together

Bechtel is one of the most respected global engineering, construction, and project management companies. Together with our customers, we deliver landmark projects that foster long-term progress and economic growth. Since 1898, we’ve completed more than 25,000 extraordinary projects across 160 countries on all seven continents. We operate through four global businesses: Infrastructure; Nuclear, Security & Environmental; Oil, Gas & Chemicals; and Mining & Metals. Our company and our culture are built on more than a century of leadership and a relentless adherence to our values, the core of which are safety, quality, ethics, and integrity. These values are what we believe, what we expect, what we deliver, and what we live.  
www.bechtel.com

Bechtel is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.