Summer Student - Intermediate Transit Planning Assistant
- 14.00 - 0 hourly
- City Of Ottawa
Incumbents in this job assist transit planning staff in making decisions about bus routes, bus stops and bus stop shelters, and perform general administrative support tasks relating to planning functions. Provides some functional guidance to Transit Planning Assistant when both positions are staffed.
Education & Experience
Post Secondary Student (completion of third year College or University and beyond):
Geography, GIS, urban planning, engineering, operations research, economics, or similar discipline
Minimum of eight (8) months but less than one (1) year of related experience is required:
Transit planning experience (4 months or more, within 8 months or more total relevant experience).
Office or engineering experience, with computer data entry/use experience.
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.
Methods/procedures for locating and installing bus stops, bus shelters, and benches.
Familiarity with Ottawa and an interest in its transit system.
Issues and principles of transit service planning.
Competencies & Skills
Computer literacy (Microsoft Office)
Able to read engineering drawings
Able to write clear e-mail messages and memos
Able to prepare accurate sketches of bus stop sites
Special equipment or skills:
Ability to work both in the field and in the office