2019 Summer Engineering Position

Student Akron is currently looking to fill 1 Student Engineering positions starting from May 1st, 2019. This is a 4-month opportunity working out of our Fort McMurray Office. Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the Engineering Student is to assist Akron’s Project Coordinators to ensure that projects are constructed in a quality, timely and cost-effective manner.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Adhere to Akron’s Policy & Procedures Manual,
  • Participate in basic layout and field engineering activities,
  • Assist in completing performance monitoring for ongoing operations,
  • Research/resolve drawing interpretation problems, conflicts, interferences and errors,
  • Aid in the preparation of estimates; and
  • Assist project engineering staff with any duties, including:
    Maintenance of project schedules,
    Completion of monthly and weekly progress reporting,
    Completion of daily and weekly cost tracking and analysis,
    Preparation of “as built” drawings as required,
    Compilation of project turnover documentation,
    Preparation of punch lists, sketches of completed work completed, etc.,
    Coordination with subcontractors and 3rd party inspection services; and
    Monitoring and tracking of subcontractor’s scopes

Required Knowledge & Skills 

  • Currently working towards an engineering degree,
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills,
  • Excellent Microsoft Outlook, MS Word and Excel skills,
  • Between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment,
  • Registered as a full-time student during the preceding academic year,
  • Intends to return to school on a full-time basis during the next academic year,
  • A student in a secondary, post-secondary, CEGEP (Quebec only), vocational or technical program,
  • A Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act*; and;
  • legally entitled to work in Canada according to relevant provincial/territorial legislation and regulations

To apply please send your resume to admin@akronengineering.com