We are committed to provide our Employees a stable work environment with equal opportunity for learning and personal growth. Creativity and innovation are encouraged for improving the effectiveness of Southwest Airlines. Above all, Employees will be provided the same concern, respect, and caring attitude within the organization that they are expected to share externally with every Southwest Customer.
Southwest Airlines started flying in 1971 with a very small facility foot print. That foot print has grown to over nine million sq ft of managed facilities space. All lease space is managed by the Corporate Facilities Department within Southwest. Our Department prides itself in being a leader in the aviation industry and working with Airports to build facilities that both serve our Customers and provide an enjoyable flying experience. We are looking for interns that are interested in working in a niche market that is aviation construction.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Assist project managers in management of projects, including expansions, renovations and new build out of airport facilities.
Duties could include space planning, travel to project locations, doing field measurements, taking photos, communicating to customers, and documentation related to the project.
High School Diploma, GED or equivalent education required.
Must be at least 18 years of age.
Must have authorization to work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986.
Progress towards degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related degree is required.
Junior level or above.
To be eligible must be currently enrolled as a full time student (minimum 12 credit hours.)
Maintained 2.75 or above cumulative GPA.
Prior construction internship experience within the past 12 months preferred.
Proficient with Microsoft Office Applications.
Experience in Word and Excel preferred.
AutoCAD knowledge required.
Bluebeam knowledge is preferred.
Ability to work independently and the willingness to function as part of a team.
Excellent time management skills required.
Oral and written communication skills required.
PLEASE BE PREPARED TO PROVIDE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION (IF REQUESTED):
“Why Southwest Airlines” essay (Length determined by author).
Letters of Recommendation.
Full Time - 40 hours per week.
$15.00 hourly + flight privileges
This position is located in Dallas, Texas at the Southwest Airlines Headquarters building.
All students must apply online at www.southwest.com/careers
Southwest Airlines is an Equal Opportunity Employer .