Construction Engineering and Inspection Intern
Orlando, FL 
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Job/Internship Description

RK&K is hiring College Interns for the Summer season to join the Construction Division in our Orlando office. Our interns will receive on-the-job training, mentorship and insight into various aspects of the consulting engineering industry from design to field work and client management. Individuals will be exposed to various challenges, projects and technology related to their specific discipline.

As a Paid Intern in our Construction Management Division you will support the project management team under the direction of a Senior Inspector with the following:

  • Assist with monitoring activity at the construction site by ensuring work progresses by schedule and contract specification are adhered to
  • Coordination of soils, asphalt, and concrete testing
  • Tracking of materials arrival to job site per the approved submittals
  • Identification of potential unforeseen conflicts, insufficient traffic control measures, or unsafe work conditions
  • Management of contracts, files, and progress reports
  • Ensure document and quality control are performed in accordance to standard test methods
  • Safely and effectively sample soil materials from the roadway, take earthwork density readings and record those findings in a density log book.

Required Qualifications

  • Pursuit of Civil Engineering, Construction Management or similar degree required
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Valid driver's license
  • Work both independently and in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous internship experience in construction survey preferred

Other Duties
Act as our company representative on roadway construction sites ensuring that workmanship and materials comply with specifications. The successful candidate will be responsible for performing assignments in assisting Senior Inspectors in the performance of their duties, and will receive general supervision from the Senior Inspector who reviews work while in progress.

May be required to lift heavy objects, excessive walking, driving, bending and reaching, pointing or directing objects or materials. The general physical demands of this position 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.

RK&K is a full-service planning, engineering, environmental and construction management/inspection firm serving a wide range of clients in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern United States. Fueled by a talented and diverse staff, RK&K provides creative solutions to complex challenges that improve the quality of life in our communities. Setting RK&K apart is an award-winning culture that has fostered a spirit of collaboration and trust for nearly 100 years. The firm delivers concepts, processes and outcomes that are designed for success. RK&K has a reputation as a trusted partner, responsive employer and community steward.

Drug-free Workplace
RK&K maintains a drug-free workplace. Employees of RK&K are prohibited from engaging in the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana.

EEO Statement
RK&K ensures nondiscrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information, require special assistance for persons with disabilities, or limited English proficiency, you may contact Human Resources at (410) 728-2900.



RK&K IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER - RK&K ensures non-discrimination and equal employment opportunity in all programs and activities in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. If you need more information or special assistance for persons with disabilities, you may contact Human Resources at 410-728-2900. Persons with hearing-and speech-impairments can contact RK&K by using the Virginia Relay Service, a toll-free telecommunication device for the deaf (TDD). Call 711 for TTY/TDD or use the website www.varelay.org. If you need more information on special assistance regarding limited English proficiency, contact your RK&K office receptionist and they will be able to direct you to: 1) an individual with our company that speaks your language; 2) an outside service that can assist you in communicating with RK&K; or 3) you may also contact Human Resources at: 410-728-2900

 

Position Summary
Company
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Open
Type of Compensation
Paid
College Credits Earned
No
Tuition Assistance
No
Required Student Status
Open
Preferred Majors
Other
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