Crosslinx Transit Solutions (CTS) is a consortium comprised of EllisDon, SNC-Lavalin, Aecon and ACS - Dragados. CTS has been selected by Metrolinx and Infrastructure Ontario to deliver the Eglinton Crosstown Light Rail Transit Project and is seeking highly qualified, experienced personnel to join the team of this complex P3 design and construction project.
This position would be of interest to persons who foresee a future career in construction, are hands-on, innovative in their thinking and their work, and who have a desire to get exposure to large construction projects.
We offer training in many areas of work expertise, and offer relevant exposure to a General Contractor environment. A portion of each candidate’s term will be spent on a construction site to develop construction knowledge and provide assistance to the Project Manager.
This position is available for a 3 or 12 month term.
Assists with the alignment-wide coordination of technical items, including design coordination, best practices, technical updates and innovations.
Assists with the alignment-wide development, coordination and implementation of value engineering opportunities.
Assists with quantity takeoffs and the preparation of cost estimates.
Assists with cost and schedule analyses.
Assists in the organization and maintenance of project files, records, systems and procedures.
Some time is expected to be on a construction project site for field visits.
Currently enrolled in a civil engineering program
Excellent English reading and writing skills
Previous experience in the construction industry is preferred but not required
Strong computer skills using MS Office and scheduling software
Enthusiasm for challenge and new initiatives are prerequisites as well as being open to learning and understanding construction methods and developing good construction management skills.