Metrolinx

Summer Student, Innovation & Information Technology (BB-7FAAB)

Found in: Neuvoo CA

Description:

Employee Status

:TemporaryBarganing Unit:Non-Union

Location

:Head Office Closing Date :08-Apr-2021

Pay Range: $16.00 – $19.00 per hour. Your hourly rate will be based on number of summer terms completed with Metrolinx.

Work Location: Multiple locations in Downtown Toronto. As a result of COVID-19, some of these positions may be working virtually until further notice.

Contract up to 4 months

Metrolinx is connecting communities across the Greater Golden Horseshoe. Metrolinx operates GO Transit and UP Express, as well as the PRESTO fare payment system. We are also building new and improved rapid transit, including GO Expansion, Light Rail Transit routes, and major expansions to Toronto’s subway system, to get people where they need to go, better, faster and easier. Metrolinx is an agency of the Government of Ontario.

We embody our values in everything that we do. We Serve with Passion, Think Forward, and Play as a Team. If you can relate, we want to hear from you!

We are committed to delivering the best customer service possible and we are looking for students who are eager to learn about our organization and lend a helping hand in support of this commitment. Among the benefits is the opportunity to network with fellow students and be mentored by qualified professionals. Working from May to August, Summer Students are required throughout our operational and administrative departments.

Positions Available:

  • Summer Student, Summer Student, I&IT Program Management
  • Summer Student, Summer Student, I&IT Product Delivery
  • Summer Student, I&IT Product Operations
  • What will I be doing?

  • Supporting a team on a wide range of administrative functions
  • Preparing and organizing correspondence, perform data entry and word processing functions, and create various documents
  • Providing customer service assistance by responding to public and/or internal inquiries
  • Assisting with small- or large-scale virtual filing projects by following a prescribed set of rules to store or destroy files
  • Conducting research, perform analysis and input data
  • Planning, organizing, coordinating and manage daily assigned work
  • General office work such as data entry, filing, and other duties as assigned
  • What skills and qualifications do I need?
  • Must be attending school full-time and returning to an academic institution
  • Must be a minimum of 15 years of age before starting employment
  • Preference will be given to students who are able to commence work in May 2021
  • Proficiency with technology and software (such as MS Office, MS Project, AutoCAD, GIS, or Web Design) is an asset
  • Customer service experience, responding to public and/or internal inquiries is preferred
  • Experience in research, data input and analysis are an asset
  • Note that certain positions require the wearing of Protective Footwear (i.e. Safety Boots or Shoes) to be purchased at your own cost
  • Accommodation:

    Accommodation will be provided throughout the hiring process, as required. Applicants must make their needs known in advance.

    Application Process:

    All applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada. Metrolinx will be using email to communicate with you for all job competitions. It is your responsibility to include an updated email address that is checked daily and accepts emails from unknown users. As we send time sensitive correspondence, we recommend that you check your email regularly. If no response is received, we will assume you are no longer interested in pursuing the opportunity. Please be advised that a Criminal Record Check may be required of the successful candidate. Should it be determined that any background information provided be misleading, inaccurate or incorrect, Metrolinx reserves the right to discontinue with the consideration of your application.

    We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.

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