Project Intern

Project Management · Chicago, Illinois
Department Project Management
Employment Type Part-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Helios Construction Services is looking for talented individuals to join our progressive construction management firm. Helios was founded on the belief that we can transform the construction process. We leverage people, experience, processes, data, and technology to deliver superior projects, from preconstruction to closeout. Our diverse portfolio of commercial construction work includes healthcare, hospitality, institutional, office, retail, multi-family residential, and industrial projects. 

 

At Helios, we believe that our greatest asset is our people. Our staff turnover rate is seven times lower than the industry average, and we have built a well-rounded team that allows us a 360-degree view of our field. Our project teams have backgrounds in architecture, engineering, and construction and have worked as owners, contractors, and subcontractors. If you want to hone your leadership and construction skills and work with a skilled group, this is the place for you. 

 

We are currently looking for a Project Intern to assist in project management and construction supervision efforts. The Project Intern will support bids, submittals, cost control, scheduling, reporting, and document control activities at the jobsite and/or in the office during the construction period.

 

 Responsibilities: 

 

  • Assist the project manager and superintendent with all activities related to the execution of construction projects
  • Help exceed the expectations of customers, architects, and subcontractors
  • Work with the preconstruction team to solicit bids/quotes, perform estimates and takeoffs, and secure new projects

 

Qualifications: 


  • Enrolled in bachelor’s degree program in Architecture, Engineering, Construction Management, or a related discipline
  • Strong communication, organization, and leadership skills
  • Ability to plan ahead
  • Familiarity with project management systems
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, Revit, Building Information Modeling (BIM), Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, and other relevant software, including quantity takeoff and project management software

 

Why work with us?

 

  • Exciting culture in a fast-growing, progressive work environment
  • Opportunities for career growth

 

About Helios 

 

Helios Construction Services was founded in 2008 as a commercial general contractor and construction management firm. We started the firm around the premise that construction does not need to be complicated and that our actions and work should represent the needs of our clients. We believe that building is best executed with experienced people, following tried and true construction processes, supported by the latest technology.

 

For more information, visit www.heliosconstruction.com.

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  • Location
    Chicago, Illinois
  • Department
    Project Management
  • Employment Type
    Part-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level