Nabholz Construction Serv Intern in Olathe, Kansas

Originally founded as a small construction company in 1949, Nabholz is now a team of more than 1,000 industry leading professionals working together to serve our clients, communities, and each other. Over the last 69 years, we've grown into a national multi-service contractor offering a full range of construction, industrial, civil, and environmental services.


NABHOLZ CONSTRUCTION seeks to provide interns with learning opportunities in a dynamic environment. Interns apply and test their knowledge and skills on project sites and/or in an office environment. NABHOLZ is proud of its history of developing successful relationships with various universities and ultimately hiring talented construction management students

Typical Duties:

During the program, interns have opportunities to gain relevant field experience in the following areas:

  • Managing minor construction and maintenance projects

  • Assisting/observing management of major projects

  • Monitoring contractors and subcontractors for construction, renovation, remodeling, and maintenance.

  • Estimating and bidding

  • Safety inspections

  • Working in the Field (carpentry, general labor, etc.)

  • Work in several aspects of Construction, e.g. Preconstruction, Project Management, Field, etc.

  • Competitive Wages and Paid Expenses

Responsibilities may include:

  • Providing direct support to the assigned department / project and participating in daily operations and various work processes.

  • Supporting all efforts related to the assigned department's / project's initiatives and interfacing with clients and co- workers as required.

  • Assisting the Supervisor with planning and coordinating department / project related schedule, budget, and developmental tasks and functions.

  • Participating in the planning and implementation of projects and initiatives.

  • Interacting with colleagues, clients, and/or other internal or external constituencies in the planning and carrying out of activities and assignments.

  • Receiving guidance, training, and mentoring from senior professional personnel in planning and carrying out activities and assignments.

  • Performing a wide variety of administrative tasks including the preparation of letters, memos, reports, and correspondences.

  • Performing a wide variety of field tasks including carpentry, concrete, clean-up, etc.

  • Creating and maintaining spreadsheets, databases, and department / project-related reports.

  • Conducting research, preparing reports, and making recommendations based on findings.

  • Coordinating meetings and following up on action items.


  • Currently enrolled in a college or University

  • Junior Or Senior-level construction Management Student

Physical Demands

  • Travel overnight as projects or corporate responsibilities require

  • Continuously sit, stand or walk

  • Bend, squat, climb stairs or ladders

  • Lift frequently, occasionally up to 25 pounds

Work Environment

  • Office, cubicle, or work station

  • Job trailer or jobsite

  • Active project sites

AA/EOE. Women, Minorities, Veterans, and Disabled People Encouraged to Apply

Employment at Nabholz is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Nabholz is a drug-free workplace and an E-Verify employer. The above description covers the principal duties and responsibilities of the job. The description shall not, however, be construed as a complete listing of all miscellaneous, incidental, or similar duties which may be required from day-to-day.