Field Engineer Intern Summer 2021
Los Angeles, CA 
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Job/Internship Description
Field Engineer Intern Summer 2021 - 200000DU

My Career. My Company. My Legacy.

At PCL, you are more than just an employee. You could be part of a team that works hard, plays hard, and makes a difference in your community. PCL offers competitive compensation packages, and a chance to be an owner in our 100-percent employee-owned company. We not only reward you financially, but give you challenging assignments and a supportive work environment which promotes personal and professional growth.

Whether you are looking for a corporate or construction career, exciting opportunities are waiting for you. Our people have helped us stand out as a leading general contracting organization, which is why we are always looking for new talent-individuals who can bring innovative solutions and thinking to every project.

We are currently seeking Construction Management and Civil Engineering Students for our California Buildings District to work as Field Engineer Interns on projects throughout Southern California.

The successful candidates will be exposed to many practical construction functions during their work term. This position will be under the direct supervision of the Project Superintendent or Project Manager. We are looking for students available Summer 2021 .

The role will be involved in a combination of the following duties dependent on the individual assignment:


  • Coordinate drawings
  • Coordinate work specific scope / trades
  • Conduct trade quote reviews - verify material quantities, verify hours, verify rates
  • Participate in project meetings
  • Conduct deficiency walks
  • Input / Update deficiency logs
  • Issue warranties
  • Take / Coordinate progress photos
  • Update field drawings
  • Produce as-built drawings

Field Engineering

  • Perform quantity takeoffs
  • Coordinate sub-trade work
  • Verify site conditions and coordinate with drawings
  • Supervise sub-trade work
  • Set-up / Maintain record keeping
  • Layout site lines and grades using total station
  • Scheduling:
  • Update project schedules
  • Create manual schedules
  • Create and update schedules
  • Obtain scheduling information from sub-trades
  • Create and maintain graphical scheduling using AutoCAD
  • Monitor Manpower productivity


  • Must be pursuing a degree in a construction related discipline (Construction Management, Civil Engineering, etc...)
  • Must be willing to work and live in the Southern California area
  • Must have reliable transportation

Skills required:

  • Candidates must have a strong desire to work in a construction environment; and, prior field construction experience will be considered an asset
  • Application of various computer software programs will be required, including word processing, spreadsheet applications and drafting

Working Conditions:

The PCL family of companies are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for, and we aspire to be the most respected builder, renowned for excellence, leadership, and unsurpassed value.

Let us help you build your Legacy today.

Equal Employment Opportunity:

PCL Companies are equal employers and will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran status.

Employee Status : Internship Full-time
Job Level : Student or New Grad
Company : PCL Construction Services, Inc.
Primary Location : United States-California-Los Angeles
Other Locations : United States-California-San Diego

Job Posting : Sep 29, 2020, 8:11:00 PM
Closing Date : Ongoing
Job : Field Engineer/Coordinator

Equal Employment Opportunity. Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
College Credits Earned
Tuition Assistance
Required Student Status
Preferred Majors
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