Under the guidance of a licensed Professional Engineer, you are responsible to provide technical and engineering support in a diverse range of projects.
These projects and / or deliverables are dependent on the hiring department and the specific initiatives that interns are assigned in the course of their employment.
General activities may include carrying out engineering studies / reviews, data analysis and preparing technical reports.
You will follow a work plan that provides more detailed objectives and duties by specific departments.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Completion of 4 year university degree in a relevant engineering discipline or applied science from an accredited university
Minimum of 1 year of related experience
CERTIFICATIONS AND LICENCES
Engineering Intern (EIT) registered with Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)
Specific and general knowledge in the field of application related to the department
Engineering standards for Ontario / Canada and related to the field of expertise
Various engineering standards, bylaws and related national and provincial codes
Applicable acts, legislations, regulations and guidelines
Project management principles and practices
Current and advanced engineering technologies
Engineering processes and design
Applied research techniques (pilot plant, bench-scale, etc.) : set-up, operation, analysis
Customer service management
Community and public consultation processes
Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Outlook, etc.)
Field investigation techniques
Knowledge of applicable health and safety legislation, including the rights and duties of workers
COMPETENCIES, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Prepare and deliver technical and management summary reports
Plan, operate and supervise engineering and process studies
Manage projects and meet objectives
Work professionally with consultants and other technical authorities, manufacturers and contractors
Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing
Display good judgement with staff, professionals and customers
Strong technical and analytical skills
Undertake projects and tasks with minimal supervision
Build effective interpersonal relationships
Strong initiative, judgement, reliability
Highly motivated and conscientious
Diplomacy, discretion and tact
Is flexible, organized, detailed-oriented & independent worker
Is able to work well in a team-oriented environment
Willingness to outside normal working hours
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Language Requirement : English oral, reading, writing
Driver’s License Requirement : A valid Ontario unrestricted G class driver’s license (or provincial equivalent) with 0 demerit points accumulated
Experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for stipulated academic requirements.
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We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position. Only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
The City of Ottawa promotes the principles of diversity and inclusion and adheres to the tenets of the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code.
We encourage applications from women, people with disabilities, Aboriginal peoples and persons of all races, ethnic origins, religions, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions.
The City of Ottawa provides accommodation during all parts of the hiring process, upon request, to applicants with disabilities.
If contacted to proceed to the selection process, please advise us if you require any accommodation. Accessible formats and communication supports are available upon request.