Internship - Project Engineer - Summer 2019 - Michigan and Indiana

Charlevoix, MI posted on December 6

Join Rieth-Riley and help our team Pave the Road to Success! Rieth-Riley is a team of motivated, highly qualified individuals who are committed to the success of each and every project. The Rieth-Riley proudly remain dedicated to moving forward. It's the way we think, the way we act — the way we approach every bridge, and all



Assist and support the project manager with on-site administrative tasks, operations, and technical aspects of projects including labor, equipment, materials, and subcontractors.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Assist with surveying, testing, sample collection, drawing correction and filing
  • Assist with report preparation, safety inspections, submittal logging and processing
  • Assist with time keeping and cost control, inventory control, schedule checking and subcontractor monitoring
  • Assist with the preparation of quantity take-offs - calling vendors and subcontractors for proposals
  • Attend bid openings, conferences, etc.
  • Assist with the checking of drawings and specifications or completeness, accuracy or discrepancies
  • Assist with planning and scheduling
  • Assist with the processing of change orders, extra work orders and preparing requests for progress payments
  • Assist with the arranging of utility services
  • Preparing charts and formal reports
  • Assist with density testing and core sample collection
  • Assist with quality control calculations and measurements
  • Assist with the supervision of punch-list activities
  • Assist with the obtaining of permits and licenses, checking zoning and code requirements


  • Pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Engineering and or Construction Management preferred
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills
  • Must have good organization skills
  • Must be quick to adapt and able to thrive in a fast paced, high pressure environment
  • Good PC skills--proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel essential.
  • Problem solving skills with attention to detail
  • Self-motivated; ability to work independently
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran