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Engineer-in-Training, Municipal / Communities Practice

Job IDA0-10-A1-E9-81-5F
CompanyUrban Systems Ltd.
ProvinceBritish Columbia
Date Posted2023-01-23
Posted Until2023-02-15
Job TypeFull-time
Job CategoryEngineering
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About the Opportunity

Our Abbotsford office is looking to add a capable and hardworking Engineer-in-Training (EIT) to our team. Are you keen to benefit from the support of industry professionals while working on exciting and inspiring projects that make a visible difference in many communities? If you like solving problems, enjoy working with diverse teams and are driven by our purpose to serve vibrant communities, let's connect! In addition to the learning and project experience, you can:

- Hone your civil engineering skills, apply theory, and provide workable solutions for infrastructure design and planning, including roadways, water, sanitary, and drainage
- Build and grow relationships with existing project leaders and clients; proactively and professionally communicate with contractors, co-workers, and clients
- Explore creative and sustainable solutions together with project leaders and our clients to build vibrant communities
- Prepare and work collaboratively with our design teams to develop design drawings, construction details, specifications, cost estimates and contract documents.
- Conduct construction inspections and support in contract administration
- Establish relationships with communities and act as the clients' representative on-site during construction to gather information, conduct inspections, and ensure that designs are built to specifications
- Provide accurate and timely input on technical reports, plans, studies, proposals, and presentations
ExperienceAbout You

This opportunity is well suited to graduates from a Civil or Environmental Engineering degree program who will be eligible to obtain professional designation with EGBC as an EIT. Recent graduates or those with related experience will be considered. Candidates who are in the process of applying for their professional designation (P.Eng.) or have recently obtained it are also encouraged to apply.

In addition, the following attributes would be considered a benefit to this role:  

- You take the initiative, are a problem solver and continually deliver consistent, high-quality work
- You are passionate about understanding key community dynamics and working closely with clients and partners to provide innovative and "out of the box" solutions
- You practice proactive communication, listen to others and enjoy collaborating with people of varying backgrounds and perspectives
- You are available to travel throughout Lower Mainland and British Columbia for project work, including visiting communities
- You are committed to ongoing personal and professional development
- Experience using AutoCAD or Civil 3D for design drafting of linear infrastructure
- Experience and understanding of GIS and asset management
- A valid class 5 drivers' license
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this describes your background, skills and attributes please visit our website for more information and submit your resume and cover letter. If it doesn't describe you exactly but you feel you are well suited to this opportunity, we encourage you to apply.

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 among our teams lead to building vibrant communities.

Deadline for applications: Wednesday, February 15, 2023, at 9:00 AM (PDT)