Growing With Weitz
The Weitz Company values internships and co-ops as integral parts of our hiring process. Our programs provide hands-on work experience, team-building, and an opportunity to learn how to Build a Better Way.
Building innovative projects is at the core of what we do. Students interested in construction, engineering, and more can gain real-world experience on a jobsite or office across the country.
Though we are a general contractor, we also need professional services to help our company grow. Students interested in accounting, marketing, VDC, human resources, information technology, legal, and more can gain insight into our industry at one of our offices nationwide.
Cultivating the Next Generation of Builders
Whether it be an internship or co-op, the Weitz Company provides a comprehensive program to ensure students are set up for success as a future professional. Key elements of our student programs include:
|Peer Partner||Upon arrival, you will be paired with an individual in a similar job function whose goal is to help you learn and gain the best experience possible.|
|Meaningful Job Assignments||You will have the opportunity to make your mark on the company and engage in work assignments that provide a preview of your career with Weitz.|
|Training||You will gain access to all of the excellent learning tools Weitz employees receive, including online tutorials, on-the-job training, and the ability to work alongside our team of talented professionals.|
|Networking Events||Throughout your experience, you will participate in various events that enable you to familiarize yourself with our people and our culture, as well as get out into the community.|
|Competitive Pay||You will receive competitive pay, which increases each year for returning students.|
Hear From Past Interns
Since its inception in the 1990s, our internship program has provided hundreds of students valuable learning opportunities. We’re proud to have a program that numerous students return to year after year. From the friendly faces, the chance to learn new skills, or our culture of safety, check out some of the reasons past students have loved interning with us.
“I have returned to Weitz throughout college because of the incredible amount of opportunities they have given me as well as the amazing company culture! I love that people here really care about you as the individual.”Jack Harris, Iowa State University
“I chose to return to Weitz because of the welcoming and encouraging learning environment. It is obvious that everyone at Weitz wants to see all their interns and employees succeed! I had a lot of good learning experiences and I really enjoyed my time last summer working on the Kansas City new terminal. Every day at Weitz is a new opportunity to learn. I am happy to continue learning and growing this summer with Weitz!”Tiaunna Little, Iowa State University
“The primary reason I returned to Weitz this summer is definitely the people. My project team cares about my learning and growth as an individual, while also being able to make friendly conversation throughout the workday. It truly is a special group of people that I am ecstatic to spend my summer with.”Chandler Ranasinghe, Colorado State University
“I have continued to return to Weitz because of the endless opportunities to learn and grow, and the confidence they have had in me to provide me with responsibilities. The people are also a huge reason I have stayed with Weitz. I have really enjoyed getting to know and work with different people in the company. I appreciate that they have wanted to get to know me and have cared about me as an individual!”Haylee Heim, University of Nebraska – Omaha
The Weitz Company is excited to announce that we will be attending career fairs all across the country this season. Visit us to learn how we Build a Better Way in our communities and how you can be involvde.
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