Engineering/Technical Student

The future you want is within reach.


At PCL, your personal and professional growth is our passion. We're excited to help you discover what's next in your journey so you can build a legacy that you're proud of. With locations and projects across North America and beyond, exciting opportunities are waiting for you in dozens of cities.


We are accepting applications for 2024 Internship opportunities for our Seattle District which covers a range of geographic locations, including Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Idaho and Montana.


As a(n) Intern for our Seattle office, you will be given similar responsibilities as a full-time, entry level Field Engineer, so you are able to experience what a career will be like in project management, field supervision, or estimating.  You will be assigned to a project and project team that matches your knowledge and experience and you will be involved in several aspects of the project.  We will designate a mentor for you who will be available to you for the duration of the internship.  You will also have the opportunity to participate in company events and community volunteer opportunities.


You will contribute to our team by:

  • Assisting Field Engineers, Project Managers, Superintendents, and/or Estimators conduct safety audits and quality audits
  • Reading and understanding drawings and specifications
  • Logging submittals and process RFI's
  • Assisting with surveying and project layout
  • Maintaining and updating field drawings, field equipment and records
  • Assisting with coordinating subcontractors, vendors, and field staff
  • Attending relevant project meetings
  • Preparing memos, letters, meeting minutes, contracts, and other forms and documents
  • Assisting with project documentation requirements
  • Assisting with estimating and soliciting subcontractors and/or suppliers for information and pricing
  • Performing other duties as assigned


  • Currently enrolled as a full-time student pursuing a degree relevant to the construction industry such as Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Architecture, etc.
  • A desire to pursue a career as a Project Manager, Superintendent, or Estimator
  • Proof of eligibility to work in the United States
  • 18 years of age or older and possess a valid Driver's license
  • Willing to temporarily relocate to project locations
  • Must be able to navigate through a construction site on a daily basis, climb ladders and stairs
  • Must be able to work around and near heavy equipment, cranes, and other construction equipment

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 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.


The pay range for this position is between $22 and $26 per hour, based on experience and qualifications.

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.

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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: Seattle, Washington 

Job: Engineering/Technical Student

Requisition: 4548  

Nearest Major Market: Seattle