PEY Position Information

Participant Info

CRH Canada Group Inc.
Engineering PEY Intern
Work Term
April 2015 - August 2016
What are your daily responsibilities?
- Project management of maintenance projects in the redimix plants. - Administrative and technical support for Engineering Projects.
What were some projects you were involved in?
- Replacement of Hot Water Tank - Installation of moisture probes for sand - Hoisting and Rigging
What were strong points of your interview? Did grades matter?
This job requires the candidate to be outgoing, good at communication and able to drive. Grades do not matter.
Which skill sets/courses were most relevant to your position?
Skills: communication, engineering, Excel, MS Project, driving Courses: Everything
What did your company expect from you as a 2nd/3rd year co-op student?
They expected me to learn and participate in anything new that came up.
Did you like your overall PEY experience? Why or why not?
The overall experience has been challenging but rewarding. I have learned a lot and will probably keep learning until the end of my term.
One fun fact about your job?
I get free lunches all the time.
Salary Range
$30,000 - $50,000
Other Comments
Job requires physical and mental input. If you are afraid of heights, I am sorry as you will need to climb ladders and go high up in the plants. Don't be afraid to ask questions and learn as much as you can. Take notes always.