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Co-op Student - University

Date: Mar 13, 2023

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Hydro One Networks Inc

46152 - 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!


Electrical Arrangement and Basic Layout design and study


Your job duties may include:


Electrical Arrangement(EA) and Basic Layout(BL)of substation from 500 kV to 12 kV Associated studies of EA and BL design

Other station design, for example, lightning, lighting, grounding, AC/DC, Fire protection.


This job will provide you with the following professional development: Station electrical arrangement/ basic layout design ability development Substation project engineering management skill hands­on experience. Power system safety practical knowledge

Getting hands on training on industrial standards, for example, IEC, IEEE, CSA Getting hands on training on HydroOne transmission and distribution standards Organization and planning skills

Prioritizing multiple activities

Improving communications skills in order to communicate with internal and external stakeholders.

Gaining knowledge of technical writing for the preparation and checking of contract documents, Scopes of Work, presentations and technical reports and specifications

Getting Ability to develop and maintain cooperative working relationships with both internal and external customers

Improving independent work ability

Working knowledge and ability in using Microsoft applications, Hydro One computer applications, and other vendor provided programs and applications

Hydro One requires that all students applying for student opportunities be enrolled in post-secondary level studies and be returning to full-time studies upon the completion of their work term. Exceptions will be made in cases where students require a work term in order to graduate. Only applications submitted via Hydro One's career page will be accepted.  


If you are an international student, please ensure you have obtained a proper work permit and a Social Insurance Number (SIN).  Speak with your school’s career centre if you have any questions about acquiring this documentation.


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.


Deadline: March 24, 2023 



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