On-Campus Interviews and Information Sessions

The following organization(s) will be on campus conducting interviews and/or information sessions for the positions listed. For additional information, contact NMU Career Services at 906-227-2800. This page may change frequently as the semester progresses. Please check back often.  You can also view upcoming on-campus recruiting activities via Cat Career Tracks.  This system will allow you to search for upcoming opportunities, as well as apply for and sign up for interview slots for which you qualify.


Construction Management & Technology Career Fair Recruiting

Mortenson Construction

Information Session
Thursday, September 17, 2015  *  Jacobetti 118  *  6:00 p.m.

Founded in 1954, Mortenson Construction is a U.S.-based, privately held construction company. As one of the nation’s top builders, Mortenson provides a complete range of services, including planning, program management, preconstruction, general contracting, construction management, design-build, and turn-key development. Mortenson has offices in Chicago, Denver, Madison, Milwaukee, Minneapolis, Phoenix, Portland, and Seattle with international operations in Canada and China. The company employs more than 2,000 team members and maintains a solid financial foundation, with annual revenues surpassing $2 billion. Mortenson was founded on strong foundational values — trust, responsibility, service, safety, teamwork and stewardship — those values continue to guide the company’s conduct to this very day.

To learn more about Mortenson, attend the information session!

Interviews – Field Engineer/Field Engineer Intern
Friday, September 18, 2015  * Jacobetti (room TBD)

Mortenson Construction is looking to fill their Field Engineer and Field Engineer Intern positions, for individuals in: Construction Management; Construction, Civil or Mechanical Engineering. Architectural & Electrical Engineering as well as Occupational Safety and Health degrees will also be considered.    

Apply online via http://www.mortenson.com.

Power Construction

Information Session
Tuesday, September 15, 2015  *  Jacobetti 118  *  5:00 p.m.

Power Construction is an 89 year-old, management-owned company operating exclusively in and around the northern Illinois markets. We are amongst the largest firms in the area. We deliver a higher level of service by concentrating on five customer markets: Corporate, Developer, Healthcare, Hotel, and Education. We believe construction is more than a business of bricks and mortar; it is a business of people and service. As such, our company’s organizational depth and stability are essential to success. Today, 90% of our work is awarded by repeat customers. Our record with repeat customers demonstrates our firm’s reputation for performance and customer satisfaction. Our mission is to build what matters. We do this by investing in our relationships, our people, and our community for the long term.

To learn more about working for this great company, attend the information session!

Interviews - Intern (Project Engineer)
Friday, September 18, 2015  * Jacobetti (room TBD)

Power Construction is looking to fill their Internship - Project Engineer positions.  This position assists in project management and construction supervision efforts. Management and coordination of all submittal, cost control, scheduling, reporting, and document control activities at the job site during the construction period. Ensure client satisfaction is maintained.

To apply,  log in to Cat Career Tracks and click on "On-Campus Interview Schedules" in the grey menu bar. 


Whiting-Turner Contracting Company

Information Session
Wednesday, September 16, 2015  *  Jacobetti 118  *  6:00 p.m.

The mission of Whiting-Turner is to build on our reputation for integrity, excellence, experience and leadership as the nation’s finest construction organization by:

• Continuously improving the quality of our work and services.

• Constantly striving to exceed each client's expectations.

• Maintaining our dedication to the highest moral principles.

• Providing our people with a challenging, secure and safe environment in which to achieve personal career goals.

To learn more, attend the information session!

Interviews – Project Engineer/Field Engineer
Friday, September 18, 2015  * Jacobetti (room TBD)

Whiting-Turner is looking to fill their Project Engineer and Field Engineer positions.  Field engineers, reporting to the project superintendent and/or project manager, coordinate the work of subcontractors on construction sites, support creation of project budgets and schedules, identify and resolve field issues and change orders, etc. Field engineers must have a Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering discipline, engineering technology or construction management, or Associate of Arts degree in construction management or related field.

Project engineers are team members reporting to the project manager, who help manage all aspects of construction projects including estimating and bidding processes, coordinate work with project owner representatives, architects, engineers, inspectors, and site subcontractors, and write contracts and purchase orders using company boilerplate language to document all ordered work, schedules, projected costs, change orders and technical specifications, etc. Project engineers must have a Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering discipline, engineering technology or construction management, or Associate of Arts degree in construction management or related field.

To apply,  send a resume and cover letter to David McGinnis at david.mcginnis@whiting-turner.com.

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