Engineering or Architecture Summer Student
City : WHITEHORSE
Industry : Materials & Construction
Employer : Stantec
Engineering or Architecture Summer Student - ( 2400000U )
Stantec Buildings is on a mission to become the world’s leading integrated design practice. Our architects, engineers, interior designers, sustainability specialists, and technologists are passionate about the power of design. We take an innovative, collaborative approach to projects, sharing a common belief that sustainable design for the built environment can make the world a better place for future generations. Join us and design your place with Stantec.
We have an opportunity for an Engineering, Architecture, or Technical Design Student for a 4-month design role starting in May 2024. This opportunity is available in our Whitehorse office.
This is a great opportunity for a highly motivated energetic student who is interested in growth on a professional and personal level. We offer the opportunity to challenge your abilities in a dynamic work environment where there is an open office atmosphere and personal communication is important. As part of a multi-disciplinary team, you will work on a variety of projects. You will assist architecture and engineering related projects across Northern Canada using applicable codes, standards, and reference materials. In this role, you can apply what you have learned by helping prepare contract drawings, schematics, schedules, details, or sketches from conceptual design through to construction. Some field work may be required throughout this work term.
Your Key Responsibilities
- Under the close guidance and direction from an experienced Engineer or Architect:
- Support project design and documentation.
- Assist with field work and site visits.
- Collaborate with team members within the project team.
- Assist with general office practices.
- Work on projects within multi-disciplinary teams.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Familiarity with AutoCAD, Civil3D, SketchUp, Revit and MS Office would be an asset.
Detail oriented in maintaining systems and procedures for records/project management.
Excellent verbal and written skills to communicate effectively with colleagues and staff.
Self-motivated and self-starter with a strong work ethic.
Good time management skills and able to work in a fast-paced work environment.
Eager to learn with strong listening and critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
A valid class 5 driver’s license and a clean driving record.
Education and Experience
Working towards a technical diploma or bachelor’s degree in the field of engineering or architecture from an accredited institution.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best. #DesignYourPlace
Benefits Summary: Regular full-time and part-time employees will have access to health, dental, and vision plans, a well-being program, health care spending account, wellness spending accounts, group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, group tax-free savings account, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage, and paid time off.
Temporary/casual employees will have access to group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, and group tax-free savings account.
The benefits information listed above may not apply to union positions because benefits for such positions are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreements.
Primary Location : Canada-Yukon-Whitehorse
Organization : BC-1449 Buildings-CA North
Employee Status : Temporary
Job Level : Entry Level
Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : Jan 4, 2024, 4:16:14 PM
Req ID: 2400000U
Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans