Entry Level Civil Technician - Eastern Canada District - 2024

Location: 

Laval, Quebec, CA

Requisition ID: 169992 

Job Level: Entry Level 

Home District/Group: Eastern Canada District 

Department: Field Operations 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

 

Position Overview

As a newly graduate Civil Technician, you will play a real role in the Surveying Department. You will also play a role in the Estimating Department.

District Overview

Kiewit is one of the largest construction companies in North America. We have built roads that connect the world, bored tunnels through mountains, dug canals to carry water.  Eastern Canada District's projects include highways, bridges, mass transit, mine site development & open pit operations, hydroelectric powerhouses, wind-power plants, dams & industrial. They serve the construction and mining industries and operates in Eastern. 

Location

This role is based in Laval, Quebec.

Responsibilities

 Survey data processing: Data was processed, analyzed and saved using AutoDesk's Civil 3D program and TBC (Trimble Business Center).
- Quantity calculations : 
- Excavation and backfill
- Road calculation and volume
- Volume of concrete structures
- Drawing: Produce plan views, profile views and sectional views for excavations and roads.
- Occasional field support as a surveyor.

Qualifications

- Diploma: DEC - Diploma of Collegial Studies in Civil Engineering Technology
- Basic knowledge of Civil 3D, Trimble, Control Point Network Adjustment and Inroad is an asset.
- Must be able to apply basic algebra and geometry concepts to perform calculations (surface, volume).
- Dynamic individual with the desire to lead, motivate and coach teams.
- Autonomous and able to set standards of excellence in quality and production.
- Strong work ethic with the ability to work individually and as part of a team.
- Good written and verbal communication skills (French and English).Functional knowledge of English (written and verbal) is considered as an asset since mobility across provinces in Canada is required. Lessons can be provided as needed.

- Committed to working safely and getting the job done right the first time.
- Willing to combine office work with field operations.

 

 

Other Requirements:
•    Regular, reliable attendance
•    Work productively and meet deadlines timely
•    Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment
•    Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
•    Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.
•    May work at various different locations and conditions may vary

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

We believe in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination and comply with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.


There’s no limit to what you’ll do at Kiewit. Whether you’re building or supporting projects that provide communities with dependable energy, safe transportation, clean water, or access to health care, the work you do will positively impact people’s lives for generations to come. 

Here you’ll have endless opportunities to expand your expertise through on-the-job experience and internal and external training and development opportunities. 

We offer our full-time staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry. From top-tier health care programs to employee assistance programs and retirement planning, we aim to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in the areas of life that matter most to you.

Kiewit is an equal-opportunity employer, and we believe a diverse workforce is vital to the success of our business. We continue our efforts to attract, develop and retain employees from all backgrounds who are passionate about our industry.  

We are committed to veteran and military hiring and will consider relevant military experience as equivalent to qualification requirements.


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