Elizabeth Hinton is our Ambassador of the Month for July 2019! Elizabeth studied civil engineering at Lakehead University, and currently works as a Project Manager at AECOM.
Why did you choose to study engineering?
I am good at science and math and enjoy finding out why things work.
How do you apply your degree to your career?
I use the technical skills I learnt from sewer and watermain design, hydraulic modeling, road design and apply it to real life situations.
What advice do you have for someone hoping to pursue a career in engineering?
Engineering covers a wide range of opportunities, it will open a lot of doors, and you will be able find and enhance what you love to do. Don’t give up if you first don’t find what you are looking for.