Stantec Structural Drafter in Coral Gables, Florida

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

The role of a Structural Drafter is to work as a team member on small and large projects under the guidance of a Senior Engineer. The Structural Drafter will work under the close supervision of a Senior Engineer to assist on plans and designs of structural engineering projects such as bridges and other transportation structures.

This role will perform a variety of tasks which may include assisting with the plans and designs of structures and facilities such as bridges, highway interchanges, roadway reconstruction, subway stations, railroad infrastructure and public spaces.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Uses knowledge of relevant structural engineering of bridges and other transportation structures

  • Assists team in preparing construction contract documents, plans and reports

  • Conducts basic interpretations of drawings, codes, and other similar materials

  • Performs field work as directed by a senior engineer/designer

  • Performs basic calculations using company standard software and proprietary manufacturer software

  • Assists with engineering duties on projects of various complexity

  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Basic understanding of general concepts of relevant areas of design

  • Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite

  • Basic understanding of AutoCAD and any other relevant design software

  • Knowledge of calculations performed by software

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting, engage in creative and critical thought, and effectively communicate concepts and ideas to others

  • Ability to create and interpret sketches, drawings, and various structures

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Structural Engineering or related field. Minimum of up to 2 years of transportation drafting experience.

  • MicroStation experience required.

  • Co-op/Internship experience preferred.

  • EIT certification preferred, but not required.Position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work. 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. Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Structural Designer

Primary Location: United States-Florida-Coral Gables

Organization: BC-2158 Transportation-US Florida

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jan 8, 2019, 3:45:33 PM

Req ID: 1900002Y