Bridge Crew Student

February 14, 2020

The Corporation of the County of Huron
Public Works Department Requires

One (1) Seasonal Full Time
Bridge Crew Summer Student

Summary of Duties:

  • Carpentry using-hand and power tools
  • Assist installing formwork
  • Work will be performed in all weather conditions
  • Concrete placing and finishing.
  • Jackhammering
  • Carrying, placing and installation of reinforcing steel
  • Assist with traffic control as required
  • Assist with sign installation
  • Some documenting required-filling out timesheets as well
  • This is a hands on way of someone to learn a skilled trade while assisting the Bridge Crew
  • Respirator, hearing protection, eye protection supplied and will be needed.


  • Candidates must be available for the full term of the seasonal contract, beginning May 11, 2020 and ending August 30, 2020
  • Candidates must currently be enrolled and returning to full time studies in a post-secondary recognized educational institution on a full time basis and maintaining a course load of 3 or more courses in the fall of 2020. Documentation that provides proof of current enrolment as well as identifying your status in the program must be submitted with your application. Failure to provide documentation will disqualify you from future consideration
  • Excellent customer service and good interpersonal skills with a demonstrated ability to deal with the public courteously and efficiently
    Strong communication skills, able to understand and carry out verbal and written instructions
  • Current Standard First Aid and CPR “C” certification would be an asset Candidates must provide their own CSA approved safety footwear and hardhat
  • Must be physically able to perform all duties including heavy lifting, prolonged standing and walking on uneven surfaces
  • Candidates are expected to work in all weather conditions
  • Candidates must be able to provide their own transportation to and from home and the assigned patrol yard, and could be assigned to any patrol in Huron County
  • Applicants must be available to attend an interview in person (interviews will not be conducted via the telephone and/or the internet)
  • Surveying, blueprint reading skills are an asset
  • Candidates selected for an interview will be required to produce the following documents at the time of interview:
  • Proof of Current Insurance Coverage and current/clear Driver’s Abstract
  • Valid Ontario Drivers License, G2 (minimum)

This position is based out of the Wroxeter Patrol Yard

Wage: 2019 Non-union student wage grid $15.58-17.26.

Please forward a cover letter and resume to humanresources[at]huroncounty[dot]ca by 4:30PM March 9th, 2020.
Submission Guidelines

    • To be considered for this position, please ensure your:
    • Email subject line is “2020 Bridge Crew Student”
    • The cover letter is a maximum of one page long
    • Cover letter and resume are saved together in one PDF file
    • The PDF name file name is your: First and last name (e.g. “Jane Smith.pdf”)

Posted: February 14/2020


Only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. Information is collected solely for the purpose of job selection under the provisions of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act. The County of Huron is an equal opportunity employer. Accessibility accommodations are available for all parts of the recruitment process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.