Position Overview Junior Engineers hired into the FortisBC Engineer-in-Training (EIT) program will gain technical and organizational experience and training through rotational opportunities (6 months to 1 year per rotation) within the various business areas and geographic regions within which Fortis operates.
The rotations provide EIT’s with hands on experience in technical, operational and business related fields, as well as the opportunity to develop leadership skills.
Each rotational assignment will increase in complexity and responsibility in order to meet acceptable engineering work experience and will include opportunities to explore practical experience, management, communication and the social implications of engineering and sustainability.
prepare plans, designs, calculations, costs and bills of material, catalogues in accordance with established codes, standards, drawings or other specifications.
Participate in the identification and resolution of problems / issues utilizing established methods, resources and standards.
Establish and maintain relationships with others; lead and / or participate in planning sessions for a variety of departmental projects and initiatives, provide feedback and recommendations in the preparation of project plans.
Facilitate meetings and deliver presentations as required.
develop measures to monitor and evaluate the progress of goals and provide periodic updates to others.
Utilize a variety of information gathering tools, systems, resources and research to identify market trends / intelligence data, produce statistics, technical reports, analyze and evaluate information, equipment and technology.
Participate in planning and development activities for the preparation of operating and capital budgets.
Compile reports, conduct gap analysis, cost / benefit analysis, benchmark and / or compare data, maintain and track pertinent information using a variety of computer software / system tools and applications.
Maintain knowledge of current trends / issues and recommend improvements to processes and procedures based on best practice and industry norms.
Requirements Education and Experience :
Technical Competencies :
Additional Information The main headquarters of this position is Surrey, BC, however, it may be headquartered at a different facility, including outside of the Lower Mainland, depending on the rotation.