Overview

Summer Internship – Engineering: Track in Travers, AB

Canadian National Railway

Branch Travers AB CA

Position:
Summer Internship – Engineering: Track
Location:
Travers, AB

in Engineering (Track) CN is currently seeking candidates who are working towards obtaining a Bachelors of Science specializing in Civil Engineering for a paid…

Summer Internship for students in Engineering (Track)

CN is currently seeking candidates who are working towards obtaining a Bachelors of Science specializing in Civil Engineering for a paid internship during the summer of 2015 (May 12- August 31, 2015).

Responsibilities and Learning Objectives: ¡

Hi-Rail track with supervisors ¡

Update track charts ¡

Shadow track foremen, track inspectors, & track supervisors which will involve site visits, frequent work outdoors, and travel ¡

Measure curves for future projects ¡

Input and correct curve data in the current system

Requirements: ¡

Be a student currently working towards a degree in Civil Engineering ¡

Must be willing to travel the entire summer; will be relocating every few days to visit new work sites/projects ¡

Knowledge of railway practices, railway design standards, industry standards and federal regulations affecting railway facilities and operations is an asset but not mandatory ¡

Computer proficiency ¡

Strong written and oral communication skills are necessary in English ¡

General knowledge of Computer Aided Drawing (AutoCAD) technology and surveying techniques ¡

Valid driver’s license, willingness to travel to various locations throughout the province / state/country ¡

Able to work both inside and outside in all types of weather conditions ¡

Submission of an application including resume, academic transcript, reference letter, and your Plan of Study

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Travers, AB, CA
Posted on: 2014-09-13
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