Okland Construction Title: in WASATCH FRONT, Utah
2017 Internship BYU-Provo Students
Wasatch Front (Ogden to Provo)
Desired Years Experience:
We are looking to fill several intern openings. If you are interested in applying for an exciting internship at Okland Construction, please complete the application and submit your resume. Our internship provides an array of experiences and possibilities to explore as you learn more about yourself and your career interests. With several interns working along the Wasatch Front, there is a strong internship program that allows for interns to interact with each other as well. Preference is given to those studying locally along the Wasatch Front.
As an intern at Okland, you are given the opportunity to challenge yourself, grow, and develop skills only gained through hands-on experience. You are a valuable part of our team from day one! You are given assignments, responsibilities, goals, and are held accountable for your assigned functions, just like our other employees. We don't just give you busy work! We provide you with mentoring and guidance while encouraging you to explore your passions and interest. Your experience may include working with project management to write and track RFI's or review submittals, assisting the superintendent with layout and embed placement or punch list management, helping estimating with bid recaps or detecting clashes and coordinating trades in our BIM department. Whatever your passion and interest Okland will work with you to have the best internship experience possible.
Our vision for every intern is to create a remarkable experience for all interns and project teams by planning for, investing in and securing the best talent in the market to keep us as leaders in our industry.
Maintain the electronic project folders as requested by the project manager
Maintain and updates project drawings, both electronic and hard copy
Provide the required up-to-date copies of drawings and specifications to subcontractors
Ensure that the project site and construction activities are being constantly documented in writing and especially in photos
Provide clerical activities, as needed, with particular project staffing
In an effort to provide a rich internship experience, the items below are additional tasks that you may be involved with depending on your project availability.
Assist with project layout and control
Assist with production reporting as applicable
Assist with safety program as directed by superintendent (e.g., present new worker orientation, keep bulletin boards current, present tool box talk,etc.)
Calculate concrete quantities and update concrete logs
Assist with weekly project reports
Attend weekly subcontractor meetings
Assist with concrete lift drawings
Update schedules with superintendent
Assist with field purchasing
Assist with equipment maintenance logs
Monitor rental equipment logs
Work on form work crew
Work on concrete placement and/or finish crew
Assist with weekly project progress photos
Supervise specific subcontract trade
Participate in SWPPP inspections and compliance
Prepare quantity takeoffs for change requests
Maintain digital as-built document library, including B3F
Attend PSR meeting
Assist with permits and inspections
Assist with shop drawings/submittal reviews
Assist with monthly owner pay applications
Assist with weekly/monthly project reports
Review job cost report basics with project manager
Assist and update procurement logs
Review LEED documentation and process submittal
Attend a bid delivery/bid opening
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk and/or hear. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle or feel. The employee is occasionally required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is frequently required to climb or balance, stoop, kneel, crouch and/or crawl. The employee may also occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.Specific vision abilities include close vision and color vision. The employee is also required to frequently inspect the project and may be exposed to ongoing construction and various weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment may range from moderate to loud.
Hazards: May be exposed to extremes of heat and cold as well as certain unsafe environments; occasionally works near moving mechanical parts and electrical equipment; possible exposure to fumes or airborne particles; possible exposure to internal liquids. This is a safety sensitive position where a momentary lapse of attention can result in serious injury or death. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate and occasionally very loud. Must follow all safety requirements carefully.
OKLAND IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER, AND DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE ON ANY PROTECTED CLASS, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO RACE, GENDER, COLOR, NATIONAL ORIGIN, VETERAN STATUS, DISABILITY, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, AND GENDER IDENTITY.