The Bureau of Engineering, Design and Construction is responsible for the design and construction of major water-related capital projects. The Bureau’s projects focus on maintaining the continued delivery of high quality drinking water and upgrading the 14 wastewater plants located throughout the City to improve water quality and comply with new rules and regulations. As a part of our Water System Capital Program Directorate, the selected candidate will be responsible for on-site construction management to ensure work is in adherence with contract documents and safety regulations; participate in the resolution of construction / design issues; assist in the review of technical documents, contractor submissions and invoices; assist project managers in project closeout and the execution of their essential job functions. The candidate will also attend and coordinate meetings with Bureau project teams and contracting firms to advance the projects objectives and goals.
Preferred Skills: Student must currently be enrolled at a college/university at the undergraduate level majoring in civil, civil with focus on structural design, electrical, mechanical or environmental engineering or architecture.
This is an unpaid position.
Student must currently be enrolled at a college/university at the undergraduate/graduate level.
student must have at least a 2.5GPA (on a 4.0 scale)
Student must have at least a junior class standing.
Strong writing skills; effective interpersonal skills; familiarity and/or experience with computers/software; leadership skills; self-motivation; and ability to work well with minimal supervision.