Dream is looking for a Sustainability Co-op Student (Fall 2020)
We are always looking for the best and brightest to join our thriving community and the Dream Office team is looking to hire a Sustainability Co-op student for Fall 2020 to support our Sustainability team.
Who are you?
There's a lot happening at Dream, and it's happening fast.
Since starting university, you've been steadily deepening your knowledge in your field and developing the professional skills you'll need to succeed. You want to work with a company that sets an environment where you can hone in on these skills. You also want to work with a team that shows you the ropes and helps you build your financial knowledge for your career ahead. You are not afraid to get out of your comfort zone, whether it is taking on new tasks or actively participating and collaborating in our meetings. And we like that you won't settle for just any co-op job.
You want to work on something meaningful and meet people you can learn from and a team that is innovative, fun, and always challenging the status quo. Our culture is important to us so we make sure to bring on people who will fit in. We want you on board because you are keen on learning from and working with our dynamic team. In other words, we care about bringing in a like-minded individual who is looking for opportunities to learn, work hard, and have fun.
What will you do?
The successful candidate will provide a strong supporting function to the Manager, Sustainability. Below are some examples of things you would be working on:
Assist with data collection for annual energy & water consumption reporting; Energy Star Portfolio Manager, Energy/Water Reporting and Benchmarking (EWRB) in Ontario, Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB), etc.
Prepare meeting minutes & project tracking sheets,
Communicate with consultants and other internal departments on sustainability related matters, including; Environmental, Social, Governance (ESG) assessments, audits and other administrative matters;
Contribute to Dream’s Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Report
Assist with internal/external green teams
Assist as required with ESG compliance and analysis
Other sustainability related ad hoc projects.
What type of experience do you have?
In addition to being able to showcase your collaborative mindset and positive attitude, you need to be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program, with a focus on Business Management, Building Science/Engineering, Environmental Studies, or Sustainability.
The following are your keys to your success with us:
Being diligent and detail oriented when preparing deliverables
Being driven to continuously learn from experiences and seek out feedback and development opportunities
Working hard and smart to meet demands at key times of pressure
A student currently enrolled in Business, Engineering or Sustainability program; experience in renewable energy, ESG reporting, or green building certifications is an asset
Proficient in MS Excel, experience with JDE/ Enterprise One
Knowledge of, or experience in, real estate environments
So, who are we?
Dream Unlimited Corp. is a leading Canadian real estate company with approximately $9 billion of assets under management in Canada and Europe. We develop, manage, and invest in master-planned communities, income properties, and urban intensification. We proudly build communities from the ground up: from land development to buildings homes and condominiums, and from providing retail centres and driving renewable energy projects to managing assets across the country.
Thanks for reading all the way through! We can't wait to meet you.
Dream is committed to workplace diversity and provides accommodations to applicants with disabilities throughout our hiring process.