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McCarthy Building Companies, INC.

1341 Rock Hill Rd
St. Louis, MO 63124

Rick Thompkins

Position Type(s):

Category: STEM, Business, Construction Management
Position Type:

 STEM, Business, Construction Management
Position Type: Internship
Hours Per Week: 
Paid/Unpaid: Paid

Job/Company Description:

McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. has been a community builder for over 150 years. Founded as a family-owned construction company, we are now 100% employee owned and the 10th largest commercial builder in America. While much has changed over the years, many significant things have not. First and foremost, we're builders. Self-performance remains the foundation of our business. Couple this hands-on approach with a passionate belief in our people; a desire to build relationships based on trust and integrity; and a deeply-felt obligation to give back to our communities. Now, you begin to understand what lies at the heart of McCarthy-what truly sets us apart-and why we are repeatedly recognized as a Best Place to Work in our communities and across America. Clients turn to McCarthy to solve their toughest construction challenges, and our employees are inspired to step up and overcome these. We provide construction management, general contracting, design-build and self-perform service nationwide. The firm has full-service offices in Atlanta, Dallas, Denver, Houston, Phoenix, Las Vegas, St. Louis, San Diego, Newport Beach, San Francisco and Sacramento.

Special Requirements:

McCarthy's Central Division is seeking experienced Project Engineers throughout the Midwest. On a daily basis you will be responsible for the coordination between McCarthy employees, owners, subcontractors, architects, and engineers. This position is the initial step in developing an employee’s managerial and communication skills. Position will likely require travel and possible relocation.

Key Responsibilities
•General Contract and Subcontract administration
•Monitor and document jobsite safety and accident prevention
•Construction Scheduling
•Material & Equipment – procurement and expediting
•Mechanical, electrical and piping systems coordination
•Shop drawing and submittal review and coordination
•Project cost review, reporting, updating and accounting
•Review of subcontractor applications for payment
•Participation in and documentation of project coordination meetings
•Supervision and coordination of subcontractors’ field installations
•Review and negotiate change proposal pricing from subcontractors
•Prepare change proposal pricing for self-performed work
•Change order documentation and associated cost reporting and maintenance
•Research and suggest options on construction means, methods and equipment
•Maintenance of As-Built plans
•Quality control
•Project Closeout
•Implement all applicable Safety Programs and EEO/Affirmative Action Programs on the Project.

•Bachelor’s Degree in Construction Management or Engineering related field required
•Ability to move or travel throughout the Central region as project needs dictate
•Construction internship or other related construction work experience required
•General knowledge of construction principles/practices required.
•Must be Geographically mobile and able to relocate within a region
•Strong work ethic and desire to work in a team environment


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