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Building Systems Student

  • Internship
    Starts on Sep 02
    Off-cycle Internship
  • Construction & Surveying
  • Toronto

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  • You need field construction experience & strong computer skills to excel as a Building Systems Student at PCL Construction. Apply now for this exciting opportunity!
  • You will review and coordinate all building systems documentation, assist in scheduling and quality control inspections, and ensure technical requirements are met for construction projects.


  • A strong desire to work in a construction environment 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.


  • Reviewing all contract documentation including architectural, structural, mechanical, electrical drawings and specifications.
  • Reviewing for possible delays or interferences prior to the initial start-up of the project.
  • Setting up a documentation and communication system with the Project Manager or Project Superintendent depending on the size of project.
  • Producing and maintaining a shop drawing log for all electrical equipment or material submittals and/or samples.
  • Pursuing applicable trades for timely submission or re-submissions.
  • Assisting in reviewing and providing comments on shop drawings prior to submitting to the consultants.
  • Soliciting input from the all the electrical and mechanical subtrades including equipment and material delivery dates for input into the schedule.
  • Developing and maintaining installation schedules.
  • Performing quality control inspections with the consultant and Building Systems Coordinator/Manager.
  • Assisting project staff in establishing the construction plan and temporary services layout.
  • Assisting the team with temporary services procurement.
  • Reviewing all specifications, drawings, etc. to ensure technical and code requirements for material, equipment and field activities are met.
  • Assisting in all facets of project close-out, including commissioning, operation and maintenance manuals, spare part inventory deficiencies, etc.

Founded in 1906, PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across the globe.

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Mission & Purpose

PCL is a group of independent construction companies that carries out work across Canada, the United States, the Caribbean, and in Australia. These diverse operations in the civil infrastructure, heavy industrial, and buildings markets are supported by a strategic presence in 31 major centers.