Mechanical Engineering Co-op Student

BC, Canada
Posted On Nov 20 2020 Dec 20 2020






- Assist Estimating Team in winning work for Brymark

- Participate in the development of various types of estimates from conceptual estimates for proposals and early conceptual studies, to detailed estimates for projects.

- Review tender documents to determine scope of work and perform quantity take-offs.

- Assist in the maintenance of files of working documents as back-up for estimate figures, including current information on prices from suppliers.





- Participate in the management of construction work programs and ensure accuracy and adherence to, plans, designs and specifications of the project

- Prepare progress reports and risk assessments

- Assist in managing procurement and logistics of projects, including the contracts, variations, direct labour, plant and equipment

- Identify and advise the Project Manager promptly of conditions, which may affect the project scope or the client's interests

- Provide input into design processes and/or construction methods

- Review and comment on changes in specifications and plans, work techniques and materials

- Verify that all completed work conforms with applicable codes and project specifications, drawings and standards

- Field management duties as assigned by the Project Manager

- Strong commitment to Health, Safety & the Environment



Qualifications / Requirements


- Mechanical Engineering Co-op student that has completed, at a minimum, 2nd year of the Engineering program

- Interested in pursuing a career in industrial construction

- Experience with mechanical and piping construction projects (considered an asset)

- Knowledge of cost control, estimating and planning techniques

- Use of computer software: Oracle Primavera P6, AutoCAD, MS Project and Microsoft Office Suite

- Strong English communication skills, both verbal and written





The ideal candidate will have:

- High personal, professional and ethical standards

- Initiative and sound judgment

- A collaborative, proactive, and results oriented approach

- Excellent relationship building skills

- Excellent analytical and critical thinking/problem solving skills

- Sound prioritization/time-management skills

- Ability to identify problems/issues and generate solutions and making sound decisions using standard procedures


The term of employment is 4-8 months beginning in May 2020. To qualify for the Co-op student position, you must currently be enrolled in the Co-op program and continuing your education after your work term.


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