SALARY: $31,000 to $51,000
• Ability to work as a team, communicating technical information in an organized manner• Good oral and communication skills• Ability to work within a timeline and deal with unexpected situations effectively• Completion of a three year college program in civil engineering technology or a closely related discipline• Certiﬁcation in civil engineering technology or in a related ﬁled is available through provincial associations ofengineering/applied science technologists and technicians and may be required for some positions• Develop engineering designs and drawings from preliminary concepts and sketches• Prepare construction speciﬁcations, cost and material estimates, project schedules and reports• Supervise data collection, conducting ﬁeld surveys, inspections or technical investigations of infrastructure systems,buildings and structures.• Conduct or supervise inspection and testing of construction materials
ONE OUT OF EVERY17 CANADIAN WORKERSEARNS A LIVINGIN CONSTRUCTION
Assist Civil Engineers in the research, design, construction, inspection, maintenance and coordinationof projects. Typical projects include roads, sanitary and storm servicing infrastructure, and water supplysystems. They estimate costs, prepare specs for materials and delivery and equipment needed.Productivity, quality, inspections of civil engineering works, ﬁnished works are all monitored.
CIVIL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST
OVER THE NEXT 2 DECADES40% OF NEW JOBSWILL BE IN SKILLEDTRADES AND TECHNOLOGIES