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Hydro Ottawa

Summer Student Program

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Please Note: If you are a current Hydro Ottawa employee with access to Workday, apply to this job via the Workday application.
Power Up Your Career this Summer at Hydro Ottawa!
Are you looking to build your skills and gain valuable work experience this summer? We are hiring post-secondary students like you and are committed to providing an experience that will help advance your career. Hydro Ottawa offers challenging work in many diverse student-centred roles, as well as an opportunity to make a valuable contribution to our customers, See what some of our former students have said about their summer experience with us:

“Everyone was welcoming and my supervisors created an environment that made me feel comfortable to ask questions when I had any doubts or concerns.”

“My work encouraged me to utilize critical thinking skills and attention to detail.”

“I was given real, important work to do and in meetings or interactions with colleagues, my thoughts and ideas were valued and I felt heard.
What’s Required?
  • You are looking for real work experience to support your development.
  • You enjoy working on a team to make things happen, but can also hold your own when required.
  • Your previous experiences have helped you to become a skilled communicator, verbally and in writing.
  • You have mastered organization and time management through your busy school/life schedules.
  • You have strong interpersonal skills, enthusiasm, integrity and a commitment to quality and learning that you want to put to good use.
What We Need From You:
  • Ability to work in-person at one of our facilities throughout Ottawa.
  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination prior to the Summer Student Program start date – fully vaccinated being at least two weeks since completion of a full series of vaccines, or a combination of vaccines, approved by Health Canada. Requests for accommodation will be considered pursuant to the Ontario Human Rights Code.
  • A valid G driver’s license if the role you are applying for requires you to drive a company vehicle.
Once you successfully make it through the interview process, positive references and background verification checks are required, which may include providing a driver abstract and successfully completing a driver competency assessment (if required for the role). You will also be required to sign applicable policies/procedures depending on the role. Then the fun really begins!
Sound Interesting? Here’s What Where We Need You!
We have multiple opportunities in the following areas:
  • Communications
  • Information Management and Technology
  • Digital Media / Graphic Design
  • Human Resources
  • Customer Service
  • Engineering/Engineering Technician or Technologist
  • Finance
  • Other*
  • For those students wishing to apply but don’t see an immediate fit in the areas above, please submit your resume under “Other”.
We Want To Hear From You!
We truly appreciate your interest and will be following up with individuals whose skills and experience qualify them for the available roles.

Ottawa, ON

Hydro Ottawa is committed to establishing a qualified workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are also committed to preventing and removing barriers to employment for people with disabilities, and we invite you to inform us should you have any accessibility or accommodation needs.
Applicants must be legally entitled to work in Canada.

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