May 2019 - Law Student Opportunities
Calgary, AB
Reference Code: 55268

Location: Canada (CA) - Calgary , AB
Job Category: Legal; Student Opportunities
Employment Type: Co-op Student Full-time
Relocation Eligibility: This position may be eligible for our student relocation package

We all need energy. It warms our homes, cooks our food, gives us light, and gets us where we need to go. It also improves our quality of life in countless other ways. TransCanada’s job is to deliver that energy to millions of people who depend on it across North America. And we take our job very seriously.

Guided by our values of safety, integrity, responsibility and collaboration, we develop and operate our facilities safely, reliably and with care for our impact on the environment. With our presence across the continent, our people play an active role in building healthy, vibrant and prosperous communities.

We actively seek out a wide range of candidates for all positions. Diverse backgrounds, culture, opinions, expertise and skills drive innovation and strengthen our teams.

We’re proud of how our hard work and commitment sets us apart and benefits society, every day.

Law Student Opportunities:
Are you up for the challenge? We’re on the lookout for students interested in gaining experience in the energy industry.

We engage our students in the very core of our operations. As a valued member of the team, you’ll do exciting, challenging work, solve real engineering problems, and make a meaningful impact. You’ll learn about the business and build your professional network by working closely with other skilled people at TransCanada. Every day will enhance your knowledge, skills and passion for what you do.

Roles are based in Calgary and responsibilities will depend on your team and work location. To be considered for student opportunities, please submit a general application online, or watch for specific job postings at your University Career Services Centre, and tailor your application accordingly. These will be posted at various universities until 02/15/2019.

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Job Qualifications:
Required Qualifications:
Must be currently enrolled in the Faculty of Law to be considered, with preference being given to students who have completed their 2nd year prior to the start of the work term;
Exhibit a safety mindset, in a professional and personal setting;
Must exhibit the TransCanada corporate values and incorporate them into work activities and initiatives: safety, responsibility, integrity and collaboration;
Legally entitled to work in Canada by way of Canadian citizenship, permanent residency or a valid work permit.

Preferred Qualifications:
Business background is considered an asset;
Strong interpersonal and communicative skills to work efficiently in a collaborative team environment;
Committed to building and maintaining relationships with internal and external stakeholders;
Ability to accurately analyze information and deal with ambiguity;
Experience working in a dynamic and challenging environment, and adaptable to changing priorities;
Ability to multi-task effectively, with strong organizational and time management skills;
Reflective and committed to continuous improvement and personal development.

How to Apply:
Click “Apply Now” to submit your resume, cover letter and transcripts – note, you must apply from a desktop computer or tablet, as our system does not accept mobile applications.

We will consider you for available student positions based on your skills - you don’t need to apply for a specific position. However, specific job ads will be posted at various University Career Services Centres until 02/15/2019. If any of these catch your interest, please note the timelines and reference the job title(s) in your cover letter.

Please apply to this posting by: 02/15/2019. Only applications submitted through the TransCanada Careers website will be acknowledged.

TransCanada is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to provide employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to race, religion, age, sex, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or disability. Accommodation for applicants with disabilities is available on request during the recruitment process. Applicants with disabilities can request accessible formats or communication supports by contacting

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