Accounting Student

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 are accepting applications for a 2024 Summer Internship Program in our Denver District. As an Intern student you will be given similar responsibilities as a full-time, entry-level accountant, so you are able to experience what a career will be like in an accounting department in construction. You will work alongside the Denver District accounting team and you will be involved in reporting, viewing contracts, and other accounting activities. We willdesignate a mentor for you who will be available to you for the duration of the internship/co-op. You will also have the opportunity to participate in company events and community volunteer opportunities.

Here's how a(n) Accounting Student for our Denver office contributes to our team:


  • Accounts receivable: create and enter monthly pay applications, reconcile billings, etc.
  • Accounts payable: ensure proper approval and timely entry of invoices, reconcile statements, etc.
  • General Ledger: monthly journal entries
  • Reporting: monthly reporting, yearly reporting, and business planning
  • Review owner contracts to understand payment terms, cost of work definition and other requirements/allowances
  • Subcontract Management: track and manage the various submittal documents, etc.
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Currently enrolled as a full-time student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Business Finance or related discipline.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office, especially with Excel
  • Required to effectively communicate verbally and in writing, with project personnel, suppliers, subcontractors and owners
  • Accuracy and high level of detail orientation
  • Ability to meet required deadlines
  • Must be authorized to work in the US *PCL will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g. H1-B, etc.) for this position
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Available to work in Denver, CO, full time from May to August
  • Employment with PCL is contingent upon passing a substance abuse test conducted by a third party

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 salary range for this position is between $18 and $24 per hour, based on experience and qualifications.


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

PCL combines numerous pay and benefit strategies to provide a comprehensive and competitive total rewards package. Any salary range displayed by a job board is an estimate. Your salary, which considers your unique qualifications and experience, is just one component of the robust total rewards you'll enjoy at PCL. This may include an employee share purchase offering, discretionary annual performance bonus, comprehensive benefits and wellness programs, retirement plan plus matching, and career development programs.

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   

Company: PCL Construction Services, Inc. 

Primary Location: Denver, Colorado 

Job: Accounting Student

Requisition: 4490  

Nearest Major Market: Denver