NW Summer Intern - Operations / Production Management

Ferndale, Washington
Northwest Division
Northwest Division
Depends on Experience 
Full Time
Full Time
Primary Work Location: Ferndale,Washington Wage: Depends on Experience
Reporting Division: Northwest Division Position Type: Full Time
Department: Northwest Division Post Date: 01/02/2019

Bellingham Marine Industries, Inc., (“BMI”) is proud to announce our 2019 Intern Program for our Washington office. The goal of our program is to provide a unique opportunity for an engineering, business, or construction/project management student interested in pursuing a career in the precast concrete manufacturing and/or marina construction industry. This position also has the potential for rehire as an intern or offer of a full time position depending on the success of the candidate.


Bellingham Marine - The Largest and Most Experienced Marina Builder in the World.

Bellingham Marine is the largest and most experienced marina builder in the world. Our design-build engineering, site-specific design, precision manufacturing and single-source contracting has led the industry for half a century. Bellingham Marine operates 13 manufacturing plants, 17 offices, and 16 divisions worldwide. Each division is an established local company with key business and community connections and regional expertise. The scope of Bellingham Marine provides our employees with an interactive and dynamic work environment – every day is different than the last.

In addition to our marina products, we are a leader in the fabrication of precast and pre-stressed structural concrete components. Many of our products are utilized in roadway projects, piers, and anywhere a structural concrete component is needed. We are a company committed to growth and we are looking for an individual who has the passion and commitment to grow with us.


Operations/ Production Management Intern

This is a full-time intern (summer/fall) position (40 hours/week) assisting our regional Project Estimating, Construction and Manufacturing Team. The position will include a fair amount of travel.



The successful candidate will be assigned to our NW Division Office to assist in project proposals, sales calls, and project management. BMI will provide on-the-job training in marina planning, estimating, production and construction management. Engineering skills will be preferred for interpreting drawings and developing marina designs/layouts.

Other duties will include (with training): performing follow-up calls; making visits to marinas and engineers’ offices; compiling and organizing job costs; scheduling; writing correspondence; maintaining contact entry; and contributing to the overall development of marina projects.



  • Entering 3rd or 4th year of engineering or construction management degree, or equivalent.
  • Interest in precast concrete manufacturing and/or the construction industry.
  • Business coursework or experience helpful but not required.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written) and teamwork skills.
  • Able to travel and work independently.
  • Neat, professional appearance and manner.
  • Commitment to the entire internship period.


Duration:                             90 – 120 days, depending on student college calendar.

Salary:                                  $15 /hr. plus compensation for travel

Application Deadline:    Position will remain open until filled

To Apply:

For full job description click here.

Please visit https://www.bellingham-marine.com/careers/  and upload a resume and cover letter.

Bellingham Marine is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to status as a protected veteran or a qualified individual with a disability, or other protected status, such as race, religion, color, national origin, sex or age.

To request a reasonable accommodation for a disability, please contact hr@bellingham-marine.com.

Bellingham Marine is a Drug Free Work Place.