Lavan Veerasingam joined Toronto Hydro in 2014 as a Senior Technical Student and has had the opportunity to advance his career, progressing from an Engineering Technologist to his most recent role as a Project Execution Supervisor. With his engineering background and designation as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng), Lavan continues to seek opportunities for growth and development.
Lavan has always felt equipped and prepared as he’s moved on to new roles or taken on new and challenging responsibilities.
"It’s the training, guidance and development opportunities provided by Toronto Hydro that have made the transition between new roles easier and the key contributor to the growth of my career."
Lavan’s passion for working with customers allows him to grow within his role as it requires him to work closely with customers and customer consultants to meet their needs and expectations. Not only has he found the role rewarding, but he also values the skills and knowledge he’s gained throughout his journey.
Lavan’s most cherished experiences at Toronto Hydro have been working with colleagues and the corporate culture.
"The people and the culture at Toronto Hydro make my day-to-day tasks easier. The whole organization functions as one team. My current role requires coordinating with multiple departments and the colleagues I collaborate with make my job much more enjoyable and exciting."