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Transportation Engineer-in-Training

Job ID91-53-AB-19-57-C8
CompanyUrban Systems Ltd.
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2023-01-25
Posted Until2023-02-15
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryEngineering
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About the Opportunity

Our growing Surrey office is looking to add a capable and hardworking Engineer-in-Training (EIT) to our Transportation practice. In this role, you will benefit from the support of industry professionals while working on exciting and challenging projects that make a visible difference in many communities. In addition to the learning and project experience, you can:

- Build your transportation engineering skills and develop an understanding of best practices in a practical, real-world setting
- Apply theory and provide solutions to engineering problems on small and large scale multi-disciplinary transportation projects
- Develop key technical skills related to transportation design, such as geometric and grading design, and civil infrastructure modeling
- Prepare cost estimates and contract documents
- Conduct inspections and act as the client's representative on-site during construction to gather information and ensure that designs are built to specifications
- Contribute to technical reports, plans, studies, proposals, and presentations
- Proactively and professionally communicate with co-workers and clients, gradually building an expansive network of internal and external contacts
- Explore creative and sustainable solutions with our clients to build vibrant communities
- Demonstrate a commitment to learning through the ongoing achievement of personal and professional goals.
ExperienceAbout You

Our preferred candidate will have an interest in transportation and be a recent graduate of a civil engineering degree program with up to 2 years of experience. Existing transportation engineering knowledge is an asset but not required. In addition, the following attributes would be considered of great benefit to this role:

- You have a keen interest in pursuing a career in transportation engineering and working with road authorities, local municipalities, and Indigenous communities in British Columbia
- You have experience working with industry standard design software such as AutoCAD and Civil3D to carry out design, drafting, and modelling work
- You are able to work on multiple projects concurrently and thrive in a self-directed work environment
- You take initiative, are a problem solver, and continually deliver consistent, high-quality work

- You are suited to consulting, given your instincts for:
o Having the ability to listen to others to develop and cultivate positive interpersonal relationships with people from varying backgrounds, including colleagues and clients
o Generating practical solutions to problems in a collaborative work environment
o Working hard to deliver value to our clients and the communities in which we work
- You hold a valid Class 5 driver's license
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If this describes your background, your skills, and your natural talents, please check out our website for more information and submit your resume and cover letter.

Urban Systems is an equal opportunity employer. We strive to create an inclusive culture for all employees. Our clients come from all walks of life and so do you. We believe that diversity and unity amongst our teams leads to building vibrant communities.

Deadline for applications: Wednesday, February 15th, 2023, 9:00 am PST