Student - Process Engineer WTP ID: 68057

Deadline Date: 2022/02/28

Location:  Thunder Bay

Position Summary:

Under the direct supervision of the Process Engineer - Environment is responsible for assisting the monitoring of process control and maintenance activities, technical research and project management related to plant process optimization and asset management programs.

Posting Date:
 Thunder Bay
 125 Syndicate Ave South Suite 42 McKellar Mall
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:

Major Responsibilities:

  1. Reviews daily plant operations and optimizes process control performance.
  2. Identifies trends and problems and researches and recommends solutions to improve performance and efficiencies in treatment processes.
  3. Monitors maintenance practices to initiate improvements to extend the life cycle of equipment or identify cost efficiencies.
  4. Manages projects related to the operation of the treatment process and equipment for the facilities.
  5. Conducts research into new operational practices and equipment related to the treatment plants.
  6. Conducts pilot testing of new equipment and processes to determine benefits and impacts of full-scale implementation.
  7. Investigates, evaluates and implements hardware and software changes to the process control systems.
  8. Assists the Division regarding plant process optimization and asset management programs.
  9. Provides technical direction to staff.
  10. Develops safety and operational procedures and recommends the need for appropriate training to ensure understanding and use of new techniques, procedures and equipment.
  11. Assists in the development of the operating and capital budgets.
  12. Manual data entry into spreadsheets, databases, and other applications from various data sources (both digital and print).
  13. Performs other such related duties as required.



  • Must currently be enrolled in a university engineering program.


  • Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.
  • Must be highly motivated and be able to work well in a team environment.
  • Must be able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must possess superior customer service skills.
  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Must be competent within the meaning of the Occupational Health & Safety Act.

Conditions of Employment:

  • May be required to travel to various work locations and provide own transportation.
  • Must undergo a successful Criminal Record and Judicial Matters Check (CRJMC)
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:
 Please apply online at 

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Carly Toppozini
Position Title:
 Classification Analyst
Company Name:
 Thunder Bay, City of
 125 Syndicate Ave South  Suite 42 McKellar Mall
 Thunder Bay
Postal Code:
 P7E 6H8
Web Address:

Apply Today!