Field Engineer Intern Summer 2021
Los Angeles, CA 
Posted 5 days ago
Job/Internship Description
Field Engineer Intern Summer 2021 - 200000DU

The future you want is within reach.

At PCL, we build the places where life happens and find camaraderie in the process. We're a community of builders committed to building better communities. That's why we're always looking ahead, and not just to the next project or what's next in our industry. We're also looking at what's next for you and how we can help you build a career you're proud of.

During your work term, you will be exposed to many practical construction functions. 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

What you will bring to the role:

  • Pursuing a degree in a construction-related discipline (Construction Management, Civil Engineering, etc.)
  • Willing to work and live in the Southern California area
  • Have reliable transportation
  • 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

PCL is an innovative, employee-owned company comprised of people who find passion in their profession and take pride in doing great work every day. Our work powers the infrastructure and utilities that are essential to daily life and our projects are the scene of vacations, careers, education and healing. We are consistently ranked among the best companies to work for because we are committed to supporting and developing our teams.

The PCL Companies celebrate diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive environment for all employees and applicants and will make all employment-related decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability or veteran status.

Should you require an accommodation during the application process, please contact us at with the position and location you are interested in. Together, we can build success and a better future.

Let's get started!

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

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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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