Senior Structural Engineer

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Senior Structural Engineer

Edmonton, AB


Posted Date: 13/05/2022

Job ID: VF140147513

Engineering & Technical

If you are a talented and experienced Senior Structural Engineer (P. Eng.) or Senior Structural Technologist (P. Tech), David Aplin Group has the right opportunity for you! Our Edmonton-based client has partnered with Véronique Fournier, Engineering & Technical Services Consultant, to lead their next search. Our client is a privately owned and independent company specializing in design engineering as well as structural and industrial forensics, fire and explosion investigation, origin and cause investigation, and structural design engineering.
The current opportunity is for a strong Structural Engineer or Technologist who is detail-oriented and passionate about engineering with a work ethic and drives to learn in a fast-paced environment. The successful candidate will be responsible for structural design engineering of new buildings and other structural assessments of existing structures and forensic investigations which include building code compliance assessments and designing structural repairs. This position will have the opportunity to work on challenging and rewarding projects in areas such as commercial, residential, institutional, and industrial.
Benefits & Perks:
  • Competitive compensation, commensurate with experience
  • Dental & medical benefits
  • Health spending account
  • Lifestyle account
  • Engineering design of steel, concrete, and wood structures for multi-family residential and commercial buildings
  • Investigation of structural and other failures, including the fire-damaged structure
  • Analysis and structural design for remediation
  • Preparation of engineering deliverables including, calculations, measurements, markup drawings, review of evidence photos, and failure analysis as required
  • Report writing of findings and conclusions
  • Project coordination which includes, cost, scope, and schedule
  • Communicating with clients and contractors as required
  • Acting as an ambassador for Precision Engineering when liaising with current and future clients
  • Supporting the sales team with technical expertise and preparation of bid proposals and quotations
  • Providing mentorship and oversight to more junior structural engineering and design team members
  • Being part of a multi-discipline engineering team consisting of engineers, technologists, designers, and drafters
  • Bachelor’s Degree or Technical Diploma in Civil Engineering with a Structural elective from an accredited institution
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience (10+ years preferred) with structural design and/or building construction
  • Strong organizational skills including the ability to prioritize and plan work
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office
  • Experience with structural analysis software (STAADPro) is an asset
  • Strong independent work ethic and positive team attitude
  • Experience with the following design standards:
    • CSA S16
    • CSA A23.3
    • CSA O86
Working Conditions:
  • Office environment
  • Worksite visits with exposure to all types of weather conditions
  • Working in hazardous conditions, i.e., uneven, and wet surfaces, confined spaces, height
  • Out of town travel as required
  • Must be able to stand and/or walk for long periods of time
  • Must be able to kneel, squat, or bend
  • Must have the ability to climb, crawl, stoop, kneel, reaching/working overhead
  • Must be able to lift/carry up to 20 pounds
  • Must be able to push/pull some items as required
  • Have your own vehicle capable of transporting a 4’ telescoping ladder
  • Must be able to drive up to 4 hours per day
Job ID: VF140147513
If you are interested in this position and meet the qualifications, apply today! We thank all applicants; however, only those who are authorized to work in Canada or are selected for an interview will be contacted.
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