Masonry Materials Intern

Position Details

Position ID: 24230345
Start Date: OUF
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Duration: 6 - 18 months
Compensation: Depends on Experience
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Company Description:

An experienced and committed masonry restoration firm, specializing in evaluation and restoration of commercial, residential, and institutional buildings.

Position Duties and Activities:

  • Evaluation of masonry materials: Introduction and evaluation of a variety of restoration materials including plaster, renders, terra cotta, natural stone, cast stone, brick and architectural concrete.
  • Materials Testing and Matching: Learn how to prepare field report based on condition assessment of preservation of historic structures and how to write proposal.
  • Laboratory Testing: Laboratory analysis and evaluation for a variety of masonry materials.
  • Material Production/Installation: Learn how to produce and correctly install replacement and repair materials and how to install field Mock-up's.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in the field of: Degree in related field desired
  • Previous knowledge in masonry materials
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Strong organizational skills

To Apply For This Position:

Please fill out the form below and submit the following two documents:

  1. A cover letter explaining your interest in a professional training position in the USA, your relevant experience, and what you can add to the host company.
  2. Attach your detailed resume - dates of study should include month and year. Your employment history should include a brief description of the responsibilities and any major projects you worked on that would prepare you for this position.
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  • Accepted file types: pdf.
    PDF file only, maximum file size: 1MB