Professional Experience Year (PEY)

Imagine being able to graduate virtually debt free and with valuable working experience! Participation in the Professional Experience Year may allow you to do just that. This is a voluntary 12 – 16 month internship program which you may select after your 2nd or 3rd year of studies. As a PEY student you will work on long-term projects and be viewed as a long-term employee. The average salary for PEY placements is between $34,000 – $37,000. Companies who have recently hired Civil Engineering PEY students include:

  • Antamex International.
  • Bombardier Inc.
  • Celestica
  • Dillon Consulting Ltd.
  • Holcim (Canada) Inc. – Dufferin Concrete
  • Enbridge Gas
  • Halsall and Associates
  • IBM Canada Ltd.
  • Loblaw Companies Ltd.
  • Ministry of Transportation of Ontario
  • Petro Canada
  • Toronto Transit Commission
  • Yolles Partnership Inc.

For additional information on the PEY program, please visit the PEY website or call them at (416) 978-3881.