EllisDon

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Student Testing and Commissioning Assistant (term) - OLRT

ASAP
Competitive
Ottawa, Ontario
Summer, Internship, Co-op

At EllisDon, we're constantly pushing the limits - propelling ourselves toward bigger and better opportunities, while exploring new market sectors and services. So it only seems natural that we'd hire people who have their own voice and aren't afraid to use it. They follow a path of continuous learning with an innovative spirit that leads them to be recognized as leaders in the industry. We hire these types of people knowing they are as diverse as we are, and they come on board because they share our core values. Then we simply give them the freedom to take their career (and EllisDon) further.

Picture the Possibilities

Are you a passionate, dedicated professional who values excellence? The Ottawa Light Rail Transit project is looking for you! Join our team as we work towards delivering Ottawa's most significant infrastructure project in over 100 years.

Reporting to the Deputy Testing and Commissioning Manager, the Student Testing and Commissioning Assistant will be responsible for providing support to the Testing and Commissioning (T&C) and Integration team on field testing and help in the writing of test reports.

Company Profile

At EllisDon, we're constantly pushing the limits - propelling ourselves toward bigger and better opportunities, while exploring new market sectors and services. So it only seems natural that we'd hire people who have their own voice and aren't afraid to use it. They follow a path of continuous learning with an innovative spirit that leads them to be recognized as leaders in the industry. We hire these types of people knowing they are as diverse as we are, and they come on board because they share our core values. Then we simply give them the freedom to take their career (and EllisDon) further.

This is a term position - four (4) months starting May 1 - September 1, 2017- located in Ottawa, Ontario.

In the position of Student Testing and Commissioning Assistant we would ask you to do the following:

  • Aid the testing team with execution of system integration tests and site acceptance tests;
  • Liaises with the T&C Manager, Deputy T&C Manager and Lead Testers to safely and efficiently prepare for test and /or work activities within T&C sites;
  • Help prepare test report after test completion.

Required skills, knowledge and abilities:

  • Must be a current Electical Engineering student at an accredited college or university; enrollment in a co-op or internship program is preferred;
  • Completion of 2nd or 3rd year studies preferred;
  • Proficiency with the MS Office suite is required;
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;
  • Well organized;
  • Must be efficient at interacting with stakeholders and collecting required information;
  • Must be able to multitask with various priorities and disciplines;
  • Has working knowledge of standard business tools;
  • Has strong communication skills (verbal and written);
  • Knowledge of mass transit operation would be an asset;
  • Sound knowledge of worksite safe working practices; ability to follow the Project Safety Plan;
  • Ability to work independently with minimal instruction and as directed by the activities defined in the Project Master Schedule;
  • Ability to work in a team environment or independently with excellent interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.

Go ahead and be yourself. We'll pay you for it! Apply today at www.ellisdon.com

We are an equal opportunity employer. While only qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview, be sure to continually check our website for other related positions as they are posted.

Accommodation for Applicants with disabilities will be made during the recruitment process when requested.