Competition number 036-2019-EXT-TAS

Engineering Assistant


Position

Summer

Closing date

Feb. 3, 2019

Competition status

  • Active: Accepting applications until 11:59 pm MST on the closing date.
  • Screening: Applications are under review.
  • Interviewing: Applicants have been selected for interviews.
  • Closed: A candidate has been selected and/or competition has closed.
  • Ongoing: Accepting applications, which will be reviewed on an as-needed basis.
  • Cancelled: The competition has been cancelled.

Screening

Department

Transportation and Agriculture Services

Hours

40 hours per week

Pay range

$24.05 to $28.06 per hour

Job Description

This posting is for multiple full-time summer positions for approximately 17 weeks

Responsibilities

  • Provide project management assistance in all aspects of concrete and asphalt maintenance, and capital projects
  • Coordinate quality control activities for capital projects in both the rural and urban areas
  • Provide survey investigations and analysis to both the urban and rural areas
  • Seek solutions to assigned challenges on special projects through research and analysis and provide recommendations in the form of presentations and reports

Skills and Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Strong computer skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

Qualifications

  • Completed the first year of an Engineering Degree, and enrolled in subsequent Civil Engineering related studies (second, third or fourth year), or second year of a Civil Engineering or Geomatics Technology Diploma
  • Previous related experience would be considered an asset

Equivalencies of education and experience may be considered. In addition to providing a dynamic working environment, we offer a competitive salary and benefits package.  

This competition may be used to fill future vacancies for similar positions within the next 6 months.

Thank you for your interest in Strathcona County. We only contact candidates selected for interviews.

A cover letter must be submitted along with a resume describing the interest in this position.

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