Overview / Responsibilities:
Wood currently has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineering Co-Op Student for the Spring / Summer semester. Reporting to the Discipline Lead, Mechanical & Piping Forest Industry. This position will be located in our Vancouver, BC office. If you have a keen interest in a fast paced and project oriented environment, this is the opportunity for you.
Learning and understanding work process flows as well as engineering protocols
Preparing simple plans and reports; including engineering calculations and project documents
Preparing 2D general assembly drawings and/ or 3D models using AutoCAD and other modeling software
Carrying out design and/or equipment specifications under the supervision and guidance of senior personnel
Assisting more experienced technical personnel with engineering design on light to heavy industrial and utility projects
Providing support to as well as developing and establishing communication with internal Wood personnel in order to ensure that work flows smoothly across multi-disciplinary projects
Skills / Qualifications:
Successful completion of at least third year of an undergraduate degree program in Mechanical Engineering
Experience and knowledge of engineering design packages such as AutoCAD.
Proficiency with Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel
Basic knowledge of fluid mechanics and rotating equipment design
Strong interpersonal, communication and teamwork skills
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com
Diversity Statement (EEO):
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.