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PEY/COOP Student Engineer, Urban Development Toronto, ON

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Come and help us build the future at RVA.

At RVA, we are driven in all that we do by core values of quality, employee ownership, financial stability, and integrity. Our commitment to creating a strong, stable organization is reflected by our status as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies. Our goal of sustainable growth can only be achieved with the help of great people who share our core values. We’re looking for people who want to take ownership of their work and of their company, because we believe that when people take ownership, they achieve greater things.

Do you want to play an active role in your future and that of your company? Do you aspire to long term professional growth where you can become an owner in an established consulting firm? If you answered yes, read on!

The Toronto Office is looking for a 12 month to 18 month contract full-time student engineer to join the Urban Development team. This position will begin May 2018.

The Urban Development Group undertakes Subdivision and Site Plan development projects, providing expertise related to sanitary, water and storm servicing, site drainage and stormwater management. With respect to the latter, “Low Impact Development” measures such as stormwater infiltration trenches, bio swales, green roofs and rainwater harvesting along with more convention storm water detention tanks, oil grit separators and storm filter systems play on important role on most urban development projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Assist in pre-engineering site surveys and inspection.
  • Assist in the preparation of sewer and watermain capacity analysis
  • Undertake spreadsheet calculations and work with storm and water modelling software.
  • Undertake public utility coordination.
  • Assist in the preparation of AutoCAD and Civil 3D based design drawings.
  • Assist with quantity calculations and preparing tender documents.
  • Provide site review during the construction stage of projects.


  • Must be currently enrolled in a civil engineering program at an accredited university. Recent Graduates CANNOT be considered.
  • Demonstrates superior English communication skills both oral and written.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Must have a valid G Class Driver’s License. Access to a vehicle would be preferable.
  • Ability to work in an interactive team atmosphere.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD/Civil 3D is an asset.


R.V. Anderson Associates Limited offers a competitive compensation package, with merit-based profit sharing bonuses, company share ownership opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package.


R.V. Anderson Associates Limited is committed to providing accessible employment practices that are in compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise Human Resources of any accommodations which you may require. Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential.

Application Process:

Please fill out the form on this page and attach your resume directly.

Thank you for your interest in RVA. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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