PEY Position Information

Participant Info

Toronto Hydro
Senior Technical Student (PMO - Program Delivery Group)
Work Term
May 2015-Aug 2016
What are your daily responsibilities?
Reporting financials and progress, issuing electrical/civil construction projects, tracking/planning projects, acting as the middle person from design --> construction.
What were some projects you were involved in?
Restructuring/developing a fundamental spreadsheet that tracks project issuance and progress.
What were strong points of your interview? Did grades matter?
I'd say it was more about confidence/being informed/being knowledgeable than grades.
Which skill sets/courses were most relevant to your position?
Communications, Programming (VBA)
What did your company expect from you as a 2nd/3rd year co-op student?
Analytic thinking, efficiency, computer skills (MS excel, MS project)
Did you like your overall PEY experience? Why or why not?
I do. It's a comfortable position with a fair workload. The people are nice and welcoming and very willing to share their experience and expertise.
One fun fact about your job?
PDG has the best safety meetings haha
Salary Range
$18-20/ hour
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