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Internship

• Starts Sep 2

Building Envelope Student

🚀 Off-cycle Internship

Toronto

AI generated summary

  • You must have taken a building envelope course, understand control layers, read drawings, have field experience, and be proficient in software applications.
  • You review design documents, conduct site and plant reviews, attend testing, develop remedial strategies, prepare reports, promote building envelope events, meet with suppliers, and assist with training material.

Off-cycle Internship

Construction & SurveyingToronto

Description

  • At PCL, we build the places where life happens and find camaraderie in the process. We’re a community of builders committed to building better communities. That’s why we’re always looking ahead, and not just to the next project or what’s next in our industry.
  • We’re also looking at what’s next for you and how we can help you build a career you’re proud of. As a student at PCL, you will get the opportunity for challenging work assignments in a supportive work environment which promotes personal and professional growth.
  • We are seeking a Building Envelope Student for our Toronto District, within our Canadian Buildings Division that are available for 4 month or 8 months starting September 3rd, 2024. 

Requirements

  • Candidates must have taken a building envelope or building science course, and understand the fundamental control layers required within the building envelope (i.e. air, water, vapour and thermal control)
  • Candidates must have a strong desire to work in a construction environment, able to read architectural drawings, and prior field construction experience will be considered an asset.
  • Application of various computer software programs will be required, including word processing, spreadsheet applications and drafting.

Area of Responsibilities

Construction & Surveying

Responsibilities

  • Reviews design documents to identify potential building envelope performance issues
  • Participates in the review of project submittals
  • Participates in project meetings and first installation reviews
  • Completes plant reviews, site reviews and/or deficiency walks
  • Attends laboratory and field testing
  • Assists with the development of remedial strategies for building envelope issues encountered by meeting with manufacturers, marking up details, and working collaboratively with the team members
  • Prepares site review reports
  • Contributes to the preparation of internal quality documents
  • Promotes and coordinate building envelope events with external experts
  • Meets with product suppliers to evaluate and obtain information on building envelope materials
  • Supports developing building envelope training material

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Start date

Sep 2, 2024

Location

Toronto