AECOM Civil Engineering Co-op in Kitchener, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Kitchener

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a Civil Engineering Co-op in Kitchener, ON for January 2018 - April 2018. The successful candidate will have completed their third year of Civil Engineering. She/he will be expected to work within a team environment and be able to communicate effectively with other project team members and internal/external clients. He/she will have a high level of initiative, energy and enthusiasm for getting things done. The successful candidate will be expected to support in the delivery of infrastructure to customers primarily within transportation including road design and bridge structures.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Prepare structural and civil design calculations and drawings for Bridges, Culverts, Roadways, and Retaining walls.

  • Structural modelling with Midas Civil.

  • On-Site Structure inspections

  • Design for municipal infrastructure using AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and/or MicroStation

  • Inspect all phases of construction to ensure that the work is carried out in accordance to specifications regarding material requirements, alignment, grade, finish, compaction, etc.

  • Document the site conditions, equipment, material installations, quantities and the work being performed by the Contractor

  • Confirm that all onsite testing during installation are in conformance with the Contract Specifications

  • Ensures deficiencies are corrected prior to acceptance of the work

  • Ensuring overall data quality and integrity

  • Prepare documentation for design projects and reports

  • Undertake quality control procedures

  • Assures that engineering related issues are promptly relayed to the Project Manager for action and follows up to assure timeliness of resolution efforts

Minimum Requirements

  • Completed 3B of Civil Engineering Degree with an interest in Roads and Bridges

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous Bridge Engineering Co-op

  • Structural Modeling Experience

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Vacation Student / Internship / Graduate

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Intern / Student

Requisition/Vacancy No. 197205BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.