At the Allegheny County Airport Authority, it is our vision to reflect and serve the community, inspire the industry, and advance the region’s role as a world leader. We look for talented people who are uniquely qualified to serve our mission of becoming a global aviation leader, driving innovation, regional growth and prosperity.
This internship position will participate as a valuable member of the engineering team. The candidate will participate and provide support on various engineering design and construction projects that support capital improvement projects as related to the operation and maintenance of the Pittsburgh International Airport and the Allegheny County Airport.
At the ACAA we all have a role in the ambitious transformation of becoming a smarter airport that will enhance the passenger experience and deliver on our mission of being a global aviation leader. Here is how the Engineering Internwill help:
Participate in field inspections to ensure compliance with design drawings and specifications.
Provide field inspection reports to document construction activities.
Review design plans, submittals, and shop drawings to ensure compliance with the contract documents.
Participate in construction progress meetings and department staff meetings.
Participate in weekly operations construction coordination meeting.
Review pay application request along with certified pay rolls.
Participate in pre-bid and preconstruction meetings.
Review contractor bid submissions.
Participate in bid tabulation, award document preparation, agreement document preparation and contract close-out document review.
Actively participate in a leadership capacity on a summer project with other department interns.
Performs other related tasks as assigned or required.
Our culture is innovative and customer centric. We are a learning and performance culture where how we accomplish our priorities is equally important as what we accomplish. The successful candidate in the Engineering Internrole will exhibit the following key competencies:
Communication - Proactively conveys a clear, convincing, and timely message; Communicates effectively using two-way communication through strong verbal, written, and listening skills
Strategic Thinking - Thinks “big picture”; Forward thinking and adept at seeing future outcomes and results; Commits to a course of action to accomplish individual, team and organizational goals
Team Builder - Recognizes the value of teamwork and being an effective contributor to the team that drives desired results
Customer Centricity - Aware of customer needs and the prioritization of our customers both internal and external; Makes decisions with the customer in mind; Builds strong customer relationships.
The minimum requirements needed to qualify for the Engineering Internrole are:
Must currently be enrolled as a second-year undergraduate from an accredited four-year college or university in Engineering, Construction Management, or a related field.
Must maintain a cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 or greater.