Civil Engineer-in-Training

  • Company:
    Dillon Consulting Limited
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
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Your opportunityAre you someone with leadership and technical capabilities? Do you enjoy building relationships and working collaboratively in a team environment with both internal and external stakeholders? Are you a trusted partner and a problem solver? If you enjoy entrepreneurship and innovation, this opportunity is for you! As someone with excellent communication skills and business acumen, you will thrive in our fast-paced and agile environment.Dillon’s Communities and Environment technical group is looking for a Civil Engineer-In-Training to join our multidisciplinary team of professionals. You will have the opportunity to work on new and exciting projects while providing clients with a fully integrated and superior customer experience. At Dillon, we operate as one team. This position is available at our Dillon Yellowknife office.What your day will look likeCoordination and Design (89%)Assist project managers and engineers in the functional and detailed design of municipal infrastructure related to water supply, sewers, roads, land development site servicing, storm water management and waste managementAssist project managers, engineers, environmental scientists and others on a variety of multidisciplinary design teams (including project engineers, planners, biologists, technologists, etc.) Complete design activities to maintain project schedules and ensure successful project completionCollaborate with multidisciplinary team members Learning and Development (6%)Commit to self-development and ongoing learning andprofessionaldevelopmentContribute to Dillon’s corporate profile through active participation inprofessionalassociations and committeesBusiness Development (5%)Contribute to business development activities including client need research, preparation of project proposals and presentationsBusiness travel to other Dillon offices What you will need to succeedA degree in civil engineeringRegistered as an engineer-in-training with the Professional Engineers of North West Territories and Nunavut, or be eligible within six monthsOne to two years’ work experience in the consulting industry, although entry level staff will also be consideredExperienceKnowledge of the functional and detailed design of integrated municipal infrastructure including roads, sewers and watermainsUnderstanding of the range of project design and implementation activities including development of design drawings and reports, contract document preparation, tendering, and contract administrationProficient in the use of current AutoCAD software; working knowledge of Civil 3D/Land Desktop software will be considered an assetKnowledge of relevant municipal/provincial engineering standards and regulatory requirementsStrong verbal and written communication, organization and interpersonal skillsFamiliarity with local regulations, policies, guidelines, and provincial and municipal permit requirements for environmental agenciesProven skills in detail design of municipal infrastructureFamiliarity with both construction inspection and contract administration would be considered an assetExceptional communication (verbal and written) skills are essentialWhy choose DillonDillon is powered by people who are technically proficient, passionate about socially important projects, and motivated to deliver superior, tangible results. We strive to remain at the forefront of technology and innovation, and are empowered to continually grow and develop. We live our core values:Reliability: words result in actions that build trust;Achievement: do the work to hit the target;Continuous development: always learning; always adapting; always growing;Creativity: discover new possibilities;Courage: do the things that matter, especially when it’s hard;Inclusiveness: enabling belonging to draw strength from our differences.In addition, we offer:Employee share purchase planDillon is 100% employee owned and share ownership is open to all employees.A competitive compensation packageComprehensive health benefitsGenerous retirement savings planFlexible work hours and remote working optionsWe offer a variety of flexible work options to help balance the competing demands of work and personal life. Early Career Development (ECD) programWe are committed to developing the skills and knowledge of our people at every stage of their career. The ECD program is designed to accelerate the development of successful consulting careers of new graduates. The program focuses on a mix of skills and behaviours that align with technical, consulting, clients, business acumen, and early leadership.Focus on InnovationThe ability to anticipate, examine, and adopt new and innovative solutions is a crucial driver for the continual and progressive advancement of our business performance. In our culture, people are empowered to reflect and question current practices and seek forward looking solutions to today’s problems and tomorrow’s opportunities.Employee and Family Assistance programA variety of EFAP tools and online resources to support well-being are available to all employees.Goodlife Fitness Corporate MembershipOur employees can take advantage of reduced annual membership fees.About DillonDillon is a proudly Canadian, employee-owned, professional consulting firm specializing in planning, engineering, environmental science and management. We partner with clients to provide committed, collaborative, and inventive solutions to complex, multi-faceted projects. With 20 offices and more than 900 employees across Canada, Dillon offers a wide range of services related to building and improving facilities and infrastructure, protecting the environment, and developing communities.Now operating for over 75 years, we continue to strive for excellence in everything we do. Dillon has been listed as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies for the past 14 years and has the distinction of having achieved Platinum Club member status in this program.Employment Equity, Diversity & Inclusion at Dillon:Dillon is committed to the principles of employment equity, inclusiveness, and diversity within our organization. We strive to achieve a workplace where opportunities are based on skills and abilities and that respects and values differences. Inclusion is more than a word to us, it is the way we choose to run our business. We encourage you to connect with us at if you require accommodation in the interview process. We would love to hear from you!