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Co-op Student - University

Date: Mar 13, 2023

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Hydro One Networks Inc

46153 - Toronto - Temporary - 16 months 

Safety Comes First is a core value at Hydro One, and we remain committed to taking every reasonable precaution to ensure a respectful, safe and healthy working environment. Further to this commitment, we have adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy to protect the health of our employees from the hazard of COVID-19. New employees will be required to declare their vaccination status to Hydro One. Employees who do not provide proof of vaccination status may not enter any 3rd party locations that require full vaccination (e.g. customer properties).

Hydro One is proud to be the largest electricity transmission and distribution provider in Ontario, serving nearly 1.5 million customers. We have a long history in the industry with our roots dating back over 110 years to 1906. Since then, we have worked to grow and evolve to meet the changing needs of our customers and communities across Ontario. Today, we’re focused on providing exceptional customer service and ensuring we are building safe communities where we live, work and play.

It’s an exciting time to join the team at Hydro One!

*NOTE* Hydro One introduced a Hybrid Work Pilot Project in 2022 for most office-based roles. Employees work in-office/on-site two days a week and remotely from home for three days a week. Hydro One is adding refreshed workspaces and technology to support these changes.  Join us as we ‘trial & learn’ a new modern way of working and be a key driver of future state!

In office but with intention – a time for team and trust building, collaboration, and socialization. Please reach out to us to learn more!

Division:                   Transmission Engineering

Department:             Stations


You will be a member of the above group, which is responsible for:

Transmission and Distribution Station structural design, grading, drainage, road and spill control design.


Your job duties may include:

Use of AutoCad, SAP 2000 and other structural software for design of bolted steel structures, concrete elements and foundations.  Use of Civil 3D and other software for design of grading, drainage and roads.  Attendance at sites throughout Ontario to assess and document existing infrastructure as required.


This job will provide you with the following professional development:

Learning about the design criteria and design methods used for steel support structures and foundations at transformer stations.


Job Requirements:


  • Discipline: Civil engineering
  • Academic Level: 6 academic terms completed
  • Proficiency in use of Microsoft Excel and programming in Visual Basic
  • Proficiency in organizing data and, in reading structural and municipal infrastructure design & shop drawings
  • Other requirements: capable of working independently, capable of working with a team, capable of working under pressure


Selection Criteria

Essential Competencies:

  • Demonstrated effective listening, verbal and written communications skills.

  • Demonstrated strong personal commitment to the customer.

  • Analytical skills.

  • Team and individual problem solving skills.

  • Interacts with others in a manner which enhances co-operative working relations, trust and mutual respect.

  • Assumes accountability for decisions made and results.

  • Team player.

  • Must be able to demonstrate a record of self-motivated behavior and perseverance to accomplish objectives in spite of obstacles.


At Hydro One we understand that the success and strength of our business rests with our people. When we develop their skills, we are investing in both their success and ours. To secure the best talent, we seek to create a workforce that reflects the diverse populations of the communities where we live and work and to create a culture based on safety, innovation and inclusiveness.


We are honoured to be recognized by Forbes in its list of Canada’s Best Employers for 2022.


Thank you for considering a career with Hydro One, we welcome applications from all qualified candidates. If you are having difficulty using our online application system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, please email Hydro One will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in the job application process.


Please note this email is only for accommodation requests. Resumes sent to this email address will not be considered.


Deadline: March 24, 2023



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