It gives constructive feedback to interns and lays the important groundwork necessary to work in construction.
Having access to many experienced mentors, I was able to see the operations and culture at BELL, which ultimately led to my decision to work here full-time after I completed my degree.
I was given the opportunity to work on many different tasks such as performing quantity take-offs, reviewing and processing submittals, and checking concrete formwork, rebar, and concrete mix designs for footings on a large hotel project.
Being with BELL has prepared me for a career in the construction industry by allowing me to experience firsthand many of the responsibilities that are required of a construction professional on a daily basis.
With this internship I was able to gain an understanding of what everyday life for an employee at BELL is like. This helped greatly with my decision to work at BELL full time after graduating college.
An internship with BELL may seem like a summer job for just for a short time, but the relationships you make with BELL’s employees and the lessons you learn from them will last a lifetime, no matter where you may ultimately end up.
Through my internship at BELL, I was able to gain experience in many different tasks such as managing construction documents, figuring quantity take-offs, and performing land surveying. I also participated and gained exposure in effective communication and management on a commercial construction project.
As I prepare for a career in the field of construction, my time with BELL has been extremely beneficial in confirming my passion for this industry. The knowledge, hands-on experience, and encouragement from coworkers has been a confidence booster going into the future.