Project Management/Estimating Intern

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Tri-State Drilling, LLC.

Job title Project Management/Estimating Intern
Reports to VP of Transmission
Location Plymouth, MN

Job purpose
The Estimating Intern will support the project management team with administrative and operational
duties as assigned.

Duties and responsibilities
Search and review bidding opportunities
Review plans and specifications to determine the scope of the work required for the project.
Complete accurate takeoffs utilizing software and hand takeoff quantities for various aspects of each project.
Solicit quotes from subcontractors and material suppliers for bid preparation and final numbers.
Construct bids by adding activities (work to be completed), crews and equipment, adjusting production rates.
Reviews bid with estimator or project manager. Create bid proposals
Attend project meetings.
Prepare pre-job documents for the field crews
Assist in Project Management duties including production tracking, look ahead schedules, billing
Other duties as assigned

Minimum of 1-year education working toward completion of bachelor s degree (B.A. or B.S.) in Construction Management, Construction Engineering, Civil Engineering, or similar discipline.
At least 1 summer of construction work experience is strongly preferred.
Experience with Microsoft Office Suite.
Ability to communicate effectively with peers and supervisor.
Ability to read, comprehend and act on simple instructions.
Ability to respond to shifting priorities in a fast-paced environment with a can-do attitude

Working Conditions
Travel may be required to observe project sites
Tri-State office work environment
Work in all types of weather

Benefits to Employee
Great work environment and culture. Balance of office and outdoor project visits.
Competitive pay in a great industry.
Excellent mentoring opportunities for life and business.

Physical requirements
Must be able to navigate rugged terrain.
Regularly required to stand and/or sit in a stationary position for extended periods of time.

Tri-State Drilling has an ongoing commitment to the principles and practices of diversity and
inclusiveness. Our employment practices are in accordance with the laws that prohibit discrimination
against qualified individuals on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual
orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, disability, age, marital status, familial
status, veteran status, citizenship, pregnancy, membership or activity in a local human rights commission,
status with regard to public assistance, or any other status category by applicable law. People with a wide
variety of backgrounds and experiences are encouraged to apply