Construction Intern

Meritage Homes Tampa , FL 33602

Posted 2 months ago


The Meritage Homes Internship program allows driven college/grad students the opportunity to gain experience with a National New Home Builder leading to possible future opportunities within the Meritage Homes family. You will work in an environment that fosters learning and allows you to take responsibility to help our team lead the way in our Green Building initiatives. The internship program uses your pursuit of education to drive you to a company where you can take your in class learning to hands-on applications. Meritage will work with your school schedule, because we value education as much as you do. You will work side by side with top professionals and executives as you start your career.

The Construction Intern will manage the new home construction process within assigned communities. Responsible for ensuring homes are delivered within specific cycle time and budget targets as well as customer quality expectations when closed. Responsible for maintaining customer satisfaction goals and providing needed customer care/warranty services in assigned communities.

The Construction Intern will work with and learn:

  • The permitting and building inspection process through the local jurisdiction(s)

  • Building plans, materials and specifications

  • All Meritage processes required to build our homes

  • Proper scheduling and quality improvement systems

  • Storm water pollution prevention and safety programs

  • Customer satisfaction programs including all customer points of contact

  • The Meritage Green System

  • The Meritage Customer Service program


  • Currently enrolled in a Bachelors or Masters degree program in Construction Management

  • Strong academic record

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Computer skills in MS Office applications

  • Ability/Desire to work in a team environment

This is a 3-month temporary field position taking place during the summer. This intern must be flexible to work at any of our locations throughout the summer.


Are you looking for an amazing career opportunity? Well, look no further! At Meritage Homes, we offer a variety of different careers and are dedicated to building beautiful, environmentally friendly homes, that give our customers the most memorable moments with their loved ones. Meritage Homes is a national top 10 homebuilder and a 2018 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year in Sustained Excellence for being a leader in protecting the environment and advancing energy efficiency in homebuilding. If you have a self-starter mindset and want to be a part of something great, come join a company that helps people live happier, healthier lives.

When joining Meritage Homes, you and your career can benefit in several ways, including:

  • A work environment that encourages creativity and innovative ideas from every level

  • An organization that lives by its core values everyday

  • Maintaining a consistent competitive drive to be the best

  • A competitive pay structure

  • Strong benefits

  • State of the art technology to provide an optimal working environment

  • Flexibility in work-life integration

  • Having pride in delivering a quality product that benefits people and the environment

  • The opportunity to further your career in a growing national organization

  • Team atmosphere where every individual is considered a vital part of the team


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