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Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Provincial Highways Management
City:    North Bay, Thunder Bay
Job Term:    Permanent
Job Code:    06PBE - Bargaining-Engineering 06
Salary:    $66,567.00 - $84,212.00 Per Year (Recent graduates typically start at $54,182)
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    47811
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Come and jump start your engineering career with us while making a meaningful contribution towards the enhancement of Ontario roads and highways.

Our Engineering Development Program provides exciting opportunities for goal-oriented, proactive problem-solvers, seeking engineering careers in a learning environment with leading edge technology.

What can I expect to do in this role?

You will:
-attain the experience necessary for your Professional Engineering accreditation
-rotate through a variety of assignments related to the design, construction, traffic management, operation and maintenance of the provincial highway system
-begin the program at a lower classification and progress based on your experience and skills to increasingly challenging projects.

Note: This competition will be used to fill EDP positions for the 2013 cycle. The locations and number of positions will be finalized at a later date.

More information on the EDP program is available by clicking the links below and by going to: (a href='http://www.mto.gov.on.ca/english/engineering/job/')www.ontario.ca/transportationprofessional(/a). You can also find information on other programs by going to: (a href='http://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/YNPS.asp')www.ontario.ca/careers(/a).

How do I qualify?

• You must have a minimum four-year engineering degree in a discipline such as general civil, geotechnical, traffic management, transportation, structural, materials.
• You must have graduated (undergraduate or post-graduate) between May 2011 and Spring 2013.
• You must have knowledge related to highway design, construction and/or maintenance.
• You must be able to start no later than September 2013.
• You must be able to travel and relocate province wide.

Note: You must provide specific and detailed examples in your cover letter of how you have demonstrated the four skills outlined below. Please also include a detailed resume in the same document.

• You have well-developed problem-solving and analytical skills.
• You have well developed communication, presentation and writing skills.
• You can work co-operatively to lead or work as part of a project team.
• You can plan and organize you work.

Additional information:

  • Permanent, , Thunder Bay, North Region or North Bay, North Region
Compensation Group:   Professional Engineers, Government of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Science and Engineering
Posted on:   Monday, October 22, 2012
  • The number of positions to be filled has not been identified at this time. This competition will be used to create an eligibility list to fill upcoming opportunities within the next twelve months.
All external applicants (including former employees of the Ontario Public Service) applying to a competition in a ministry or Commission public body must disclose (either in the cover letter or resume) previous employment with the Ontario Public Service. Disclosure must include positions held, dates of employment and any active restrictions as applicable from being rehired by the Ontario Public Service. Active restrictions can include time and/or ministry-specific restrictions currently in force, and may preclude a former employee from being offered a position with the Ontario Public Service for a specific time period (e.g. one year), or from being offered a position with a specific ministry (either for a pre-determined time period or indefinitely). The circumstances around an employee's exit will be considered prior to an offer of employment.
Remember: The deadline to apply is Monday, November 19, 2012 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

We thank you for your interest. Only those selected for further screening or an interview will be contacted.

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