Stantec Rail Design Technician in Burnaby, British Columbia

Whatever the distance, wherever the destination—our designs lead you there. Our Transportation group provides comprehensive planning, design, and engineering services for all phases of airport, bridge, rail, roadway, and transit projects. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

The Burnaby office is seeking a highly motivated Rail Design Technician to become part of our dynamic transportation team.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Design and implement track-based, both light and heavy rail transportation projects

  • Analyze project requirements and prepare specifications

  • Prepare drawings by utilizing Civil 3D and/or Inroads software

  • Design and prepare layout of railway and rail transit projects

  • Prepare quantity take-off’s and assist in preparation of Engineer’s Opinion of Probable Construction costs

  • Coordinate project drawings with engineers, CAD staff and others

  • Able to create documents using Microsoft Office products

  • Prepare CAD base files from field survey data when required

  • Interaction with clients, consultants and contractors

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

  • Proven ability to coordinate multiple tasks simultaneously

  • Versatility, flexibility and willingness to work within frequently changing priorities.

  • Must be willing and able to take initiative when needed.

  • Commitment to excellence and high standards

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D

  • Proficiency with MicroStation Inroads preferred

  • Civil, Road or Rail CADD experience a bonus

Education and Experience

A technical school diploma/certificate in a related field with minimum of 5-6 years experience; or an equivalent combination of education and related experience.

Position will primarily work in an office setting.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Job: Civil Engineering Technician/Technologist

Primary Location: Canada-British Columbia-Burnaby

Organization: BC-1158 Transportation-CA British Columbia

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jun 26, 2018, 12:45:13 PM

Req ID: 180000OE