Summer Student - Civil Engineering

Reporting to the Manager of Engineering, the successful candidates will be assisting the Public Works Department with several key engineering and road construction functions.

Posting Date

Closing Date

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist in topographic surveying and construction layout using GPS and Total Station technologies.
  • Conduct site reviews and inspection services on County road construction projects.
  • Assist with the organization and maintenance of project files and records.
  • Collect and process traffic data.
  • Willing to work overtime as required.
  • Other engineering related duties as assigned.

Position Requirements

  • Must be a current Civil Engineering student at an accredited college or university; enrollment in a co-op or internship program is preferred.
  • Possess a valid G or G2 Ontario Driver’s License with a clean driving record, and access to a reliable vehicle, as travel may be required periodically.
  • Possess C.S.A. approved safety boots.

Knowledge & Skills

  • Self-motivated with professional manner in dealing with people.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Preference will be given to candidates who have experience with one or more of the following:
    • Reading and understanding engineering drawings.
    • Working in a construction environment.
    • General working knowledge of various survey equipment including construction level, GPS equipment and Total Station.
    • Computer proficiency with a working knowledge in AutoCAD 2018, Autodesk Civil 3D and MS Office.

Job Location

  • 55 Zina St., Orangeville
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