Stantec Civil Engineering Co-op Student (Summer 2022) in WATERLOO, Ontario
Civil Engineering Co-op Student (Summer 2022) - ( 2100033S )
Strong communities don’t just happen—they’re built. They’re creatively imagined, collaboratively planned, and readied to face tomorrow with optimism. We’re driving the future of Community Development. Our experts lead their fields, collaborating on projects that are as technically challenging as they are impactful, creative, and fulfilling. We’re a place where you can apply your passion—and find endless opportunities to help make communities more equitable, resilient, and livable.
Stantec has an active Community Development Group that provides services to the land development industry in Waterloo Region and surrounding areas. We have an opening for a Co-op student/ Contract position for Summer 2022. As the successful candidate, you will be primarily responsible for inspection and contract administration for our land development projects. Local (regional) travel is expected.
Your Key Responsibilities
Inspection of construction activities, layout and designs.
Preparing and assisting with the preparation of contract correspondence, documents and specifications.
General site contract administration duties, including daily and weekly reports, quantities and compiling provisional payment certificates.
Coordinating with Stantec design teams, contractors, developers and the general public.
Assisting with the coordination and work of projects relating to Community Development services.
Field identification of maintenance deficiencies, coordinate the repairs and city approvals.
Conducting and assisting with site surveying and/or inspection activities.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, along with excellent interpersonal and organizational abilities and a willingness to work in a team atmosphere;
Highly organized and demonstrate a flexible approach to work assignments. In addition, previous experience in a computerized office environment using Microsoft Office and other Windows based applications would be considered an asset;
Experience in reading and interpreting construction and legal drawings;
Strong organizational skills, along with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and demonstrate a flexible approach to work assignments; and
Experience and a willingness to undertake civil construction review is also required.
A valid Ontario Driver’s Permit and your own vehicle are required for this position.
Education and Experience
Enrolled in a civil engineering program (University or College) at an accredited civil engineering academic program and have previous exposure to construction activities, or, graduated from a civil engineering program (University or College) and are seeking a contract position until August 2022.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
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 others’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Primary Location : Canada-Ontario-Waterloo
Job : Co-op/Intern Year 4
Organization : BC-1614 Community Development-CA Ontario West
Employee Status : Temporary
Job Level : Entry Level
Travel : Yes, 100 % of the Time
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : Dec 22, 2021, 9:37:19 AM
Req ID: 2100033S
Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.
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