Summer Student - Technical Assistant Building Code Services
- 14.00 - 0 hourly
- City Of Ottawa
The Technical Assistant provides support to the operational activities of the Branch (Permit Approvals and Building Inspections) by providing information to homeowners / contractors / designers / developers and the public on general construction requirements, standards, Building Permits and by conducting related inspections.
Education & Experience
Post Secondary Student (completion of second year College or university): Diploma or degree programs in Civil Engineering or Architecture.
Two (2) years or more of related experience is required : Demonstrated practical experience in construction and/or reading and preparing designs and technical drawings.
Language, Certificates & Licenses
English oral, reading, writing required.
French oral, reading, writing may be required for some positions.
Candidates must meet language requirement for position upon hire.
A valid Ontario unrestricted G class driver’s license (or provincial equivalent) with no more than 6 demerit points accumulated and have own transportation.
Students must supply own CSA-approved, green patch safety work boots.
Practical knowledge of construction practices, materials and methods and the Ontario Building Code obtained from either general experience and/or college/university.
Experience in reading or preparing design and/or technical drawings is an asset.
Competencies & Skills
Computer skills (use of design related programs, MAP, AutoCAD, Microsoft suite of programs including Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
Mathematical skills and strong spatial recognition.