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Student, Environmental Co-op Job Details | Aecon

Kincardine, ON
  • Number of positions available : 1

  • To be discussed
  • Starting date : 1 position to fill as soon as possible

Come Build Your Career at Aecon!

As a Canadian leader in infrastructure development, Aecon is safely and sustainably building what matters for future generations to thrive! We lead some of the most impactful infrastructure projects of our generation, at the forefront of transformational change in transportation and energy, and partnering every day to build, connect, power, and strengthen our communities.

At Aecon, you can count on:

  • Safety First. Our number one core value. If we cant do it safely, we dont do it at all.
  • Integrity. We lead by example, with humility and courage.
  • Accountability. Were passionate about delivering on our commitments.
  • Inclusion. We provide equitable opportunities for everyone.

We lead the infrastructure industry with purpose, and our people are at the heart of everything we do. So, we invest in our people, just like they invest in us!

At Aecon we:

  • Ensure you and your family receive the services needed to support your mental, emotional, and physical well-being.
  • Believe in helping you build your career through our Aecon University and Leadership Programs.
  • Are committed to supporting and investing in inclusive work environments, through initiatives like Equity, Diversity & Inclusion training, our Aecon Women in Trades and Aecon Diversity in Trades programs, and our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) to ensure we are building inclusion into every aspect of our culture at Aecon.
  • Are a leader in sustainable construction. With a strong commitment to operating responsibly by minimizing our impact on the environment and surrounding communities.

Our business success relies on strong execution and continuous improvement driven by the diversity, expertise and teamwork of our people. Were always searching the globe for innovative, collaborative minds to join our best-in-class Aecon community!

About Us

The Shoreline Power Group is a fully integrated Joint Venture of Aecon, United and Atkins Realis located in Kincardine, Ontario. Shoreline Power Group is the centerpiece of the Major Component Replacement (MCR) program which replaces the main components of 6 reactors at the Bruce Power Nuclear Generating Station. The scope of work includes the removal and replacement of calandria tubes, pressure tubes, and feeders as well as construction management and trade labor. This project is part of Bruce Powers Life Extension Program, which will allow Bruce Powers CANDU units to continue to operate safely through to 2064.

This opportunity for an Environmental Co-op Student is 12 months in duration. Reporting to the Environmental Specialist, the Environmental Coop Student will be responsible for supporting the Environmental, Health and Safety team and their tasks.

What You'll Do Here

Conduct environmental monitoring and inspections of areas to verify compliance with federal and provincial environmental regulations, project environmental management plans and Project Agreements
Monitor the effectiveness of environmental mitigation measures, best management practices and corrective actions installed or implemented by construction and provide feedback to the Environment Specialist & EHS/Hu Team
Provide multi-project environmental technical support for the Environmental Program at all project sites
Assist in development and roll-out of Environmental & EHS/Hu communications across work sites, construction staff, contractors, and management teams
Document and report on environmental conditions, observations, and non-compliances during site walkdowns and environmental incidents to Environmental Management Team and support development of corrective actions
Assist in generating and maintaining reports, dashboards, and other documentation
Support the development of environmental documents such as standard operating procedures, work instructions and dashboards
Assist in any start up for new work areas or projects, including providing all the necessary templates and documentation that will be required for reporting and program maintenance purposes
Support Internal & External Environnemental / EHS audits
Support Human Performance program activities
Proactively identify improvements for team processes and tools
Other duties as required

What You Bring To The Team

3rd or 4th year post-secondary Environmental science or related program
Minimum GPA of 3.0
Proficient use of Microsoft Office products (Excel, Word, and Outlook) and Power BI

Excellent interpersonal, communication and customer service skills are required
Ability to be self-motivated and work effectively with minimal direction
Effective organizational skills to meet multiple deadlines and handle multiple tasks in a high-pressure work environment
Ability to work effectively within a team

Aecon fosters diversity, inclusion and belonging within and across our organization. We welcome all to apply including, women, visible minorities, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.

We are committed to adhering to the objectives and requirements outlined in the Accessible Canada Act (ACA), and to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in a timely manner, through the implementation of the requirements of the ACA and its applicable regulations. If you require accommodation under the ACA during any step of the application process please click here.


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