Civil Engineering - Airport & Aviation - COOP - Student

Location: Vancouver British Columbia Posted Date: April 8, 2018
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Employer Job Id: R-014315 Careermine Job Id: 1468023
Job Description

Founded in 1911, [Company] is one of the leading engineering and construction groups in the world and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From its offices in over 40 countries, [Company] provides EPC and EPCM services to clients in a variety of industry sectors, including mining & metallurgy, oil & gas, environment & water, infrastructure and clean power. In many cases, [Company] combines these services with its financing and operations & maintenance capability to provide a complete end-to-end project approach.
Within the Infrastructure sector, [Company] operates a permanent Airports & Aviation Group, providing Engineering, Project Management and Management Consultancy services to the aviation industry at a regional, national and international level. Our aviation practice has been in operation for over 40 years.
[Company] has owned and operated eleven airports internationally. This allows us to truly understand the owner/operator priorities and objectives.
Our team delivers an integrated approach to airport infrastructure, by making robust business cases for securing private and public funding, along with process-driven design and engineering, which results in efficient construction with reduced life-cycle costs
We specialize in planning, design, engineering, procurement, construction supervision and management of all types of airfield pavements—including aprons, runways, taxiways, airside roads, in both asphalt or concrete—and employ traditional and contemporary techniques to suit the project needs, budget, ongoing airside operations interaction and scheduling. Our commitment to quality is backed by the Infrastructure Division’s certification to the ISO 9001 Quality Standard, applicable to all Infrastructure projects.
The Airports & Aviation Group is looking for a Civil Engineer Co-op student to join our team.

To perform this role successfully, the Civil Co-op will be responsible for but not limited to the following:
  • Responsible to draft in AutoCAD, based on designer’s markups;
  • Issue drawings and other documents as directed/required;
  • Participate in-site inspections at various airports on Airside.
  • Draft reports and presentations on activities performed.

  • Must be actively participating in the completion of a Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering;
  • Experience in AutoCAD drafting software;
  • Experience in site inspections;
  • Be able to effectively communicate and coordinate with other members of the team;
  • Be proactive and take self-initiative;
  • Have the ability to handle several tasks and projects at once;
  • Strong understanding of health and safety;
  • Fast learner, with the ability to adapt.

Worker TypeEmployee

Job TypeStudent (Fixed Term)

At SNC-Lavalin, we seek to hire individuals with diverse characteristics, backgrounds and perspectives. We strongly believe that world-class talent makes no distinctions based on gender, ethnic or national origin, sexual identity and orientation, age, religion or disability, but enriches itself through these differences.

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