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The Perfect Fit: Why Recent Grads Choose Morrison Hershfield
Hear why some of our recent grads chose to work for Morrison Hershfield.

Bibi
Ryerson University
Architectural Science
Building Science Stream, Class of 2006

Why did you choose Morrison Hershfield?

Morrison Hershfield appealed to me because within the company there are so many different project opportunities you can get involved in, as well as many different locations around North America you can work in. I was excited about moving to Edmonton, and the work is always changing which keeps the job interesting.

What was the best thing that happened in your first year as an Engineer/Architect?

The greatest thing to happen to me in my first few months with the company was meeting my colleagues. I’m with a great group of people on the Buildings and Facilities team, and everyone is very helpful and fun to work with. The paycheck didn’t hurt either!

Lindsay
Ryerson
University
Architectural Science
Building Science Stream, Class of 2006

Why did you choose Morrison Hershfield?

I chose Morrison Hershfield to begin my career for several different reasons. Perhaps the most influential reason was the reputation that Morrison Hershfield has with other professionals in the industry as well as with employees that I had met. When I was researching engineering consulting companies, Morrison Hershfield had a reputation of doing thorough investigations and getting the job done well and in a timely manner. When asking around, the company also had a very good reputation with its employees.  All of those that I spoke with enjoyed working at Morrison Hershfield and felt that it was a good place for them to build their careers.

What was the best thing that happened in your first year as an Engineer/Architect?

The best thing that happened to me during my first year as an Engineering Consultant was the first time that I stepped on site. It was the first time that I could see practical application of all the designing and specifying that Morrison Hershfield does.

Carmela
Ryerson University
Architectural Science
Building Science Stream, Class of 2006

Why did you choose Morrison Hershfield?

Morrison Hershfield was the place where I felt that I could grow the most in my career and be exposed to the greatest variety of projects. We work with each other and with our clients on a variety of buildings and facilities simultaneously.

What was the best thing that happened in your first year as an Engineer/Architect?

The best things that have happened include traveling to Northern Ontario for a roof review project, being on site and being exposed to construction first hand, and being part of a fun team!

 

Ryan
University
of Toronto
Civil Engineering Class of 2005

Why did you choose Morrison Hershfield?

I chose Morrison Hershfield because I wanted to be part of a multidisciplinary firm that was well recognized and involved on large scale projects. In addition, fellow classmates enjoyed the energetic and positive environment at Morrison Hershfield which was very important to me.

What was the best thing that happened in your first year as an Engineer/Architect?

The best thing that happened since I started was being part of the design team for the University of Guelph cooling tower plant. It was a great experience to see how all disciplines come together and design a building from scratch.

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