Stantec Transporation Engineering Intern in Ottawa, Ontario

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

The role of a Transportation Engineering Intern is to work as a team member on small and large projects under the guidance of a Senior Engineer. The Transportation Engineering Intern will work under direct supervision of a Senior Engineer to develop skills in evaluating, selecting, specifying, and engineering systems or products for a project.

As a Transportation Engineering Intern in our Ottawa Transportation Group, you will be involved in the planning and design of transportation projects for public sector clients, including City of Ottawa, MTO and airport authorities. You will be responsible for assisting senior project managers in the following areas:

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Developing alignments, profiles, typical cross-sections, and grading cross-sections.

  • Roadside safety design and roadway drainage design.

  • Quantity calculations and cost estimating.

  • Preparing contract documents, reports, and proposals.

  • Preparing and presenting information to the public.

  • Project scheduling and coordinating multi-discipline teams.

  • Utilizing relevant software programs to prepare exhibits and complex working drawings.

  • Performing other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Working knowledge of relevant roadway and highway design guides, such as the TAC Geometric Design Guide, and the MTO Design Supplement for TAC Geometric Design Guide and Roadside Design Manual.

  • Familiarity with highway and roadway design related software such as AutoCAD, Civil 3D, IRoads and MicroStation

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Similar summer work-term or co-op experience would be considered as a definite asset for this position.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering or related field & EIT; Minimum of 2-3 years of experience. Must be registered with Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) as an Engineering Intern.

Position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Civil Engineer - EIT

Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Ottawa

Organization: BC-1636 Transportation-CA Ontario North & East

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Aug 8, 2018, 9:59:20 AM

Req ID: 18000196