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Stantec Junior Structural Engineer in OTTAWA, Ontario

Junior Structural Engineer - ( 2200004C )


The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn’t have to be true? What if our built environment — where we live, learn, play, and conduct business — carried us forward instead?

Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future—join us!

Your Opportunity

Our Buildings Group offers services for all phases of the project life cycle, from pre-project planning through detailed design, construction and operations, to decommissioning. This is where great ideas and rewarding careers are built. Exercising creativity and ingenuity, our team develops unique solutions in building technologies, energy, and environmental performance. Our professionals deliver innovative, integrated, and practical solutions to complex industrial problems in many sectors, including healthcare, industrial facilities, education, etc. Comprised of industry process experts, engineers, technologists, architects, as well as occupational health and safety professionals, we provide career opportunities as unique as you are.

An opportunity exists in Stantec's Ottawa, ON office for a highly motivated Junior Structural Engineer to join our multidisciplinary team. In this role you will be responsible for the design and execution of projects ranging in size and complexity, with a focus on municipal, federal, industrial, healthcare, commercial and educational projects. The successful candidate will also be assist in developing and maintaining new and existing clients, and satisfying customer requirements.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Work under the supervision of a structural engineer to prepare engineering designs from conceptual design, through tender to construction.

  • Under the supervision of a structural engineer, prepare design calculations, technical specifications, and engineering drawings for concrete, steel, masonry and wood building structures.

  • Work with team members in determining viable solutions for design issues.

  • Work to and meet project time lines and budgets.

  • Coordinate design work with other disciplines, other offices, and other project team members.

  • Support Construction Administration tasks including field reviews and co-ordination, review and issuance of change orders, clarifications and RFI responses as required.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products and experience with structural finite element engineering design software such as ETABS, SAP, and STAAD.

  • Ability to work independently, and as part of a multidiscipline group.

  • Strong time management and communication skills are required.

  • Working knowledge of Project Management fundamentals would be considered an asset.

  • Ability to communicate in English and French is considered an asset.

Education and Experience

  • Minimum 2 years of post-graduation experience in structural design environment and possess a thorough understanding of the design of various building structures.

  • Eligible for registration as an EIT within the Province of Ontario.

  • Experience in earthquake engineering design and rehabilitation of historical buildings structures will be considered an asset.

Qualified candidates who are highly motivated and eager to commit to Stantec's strategic initiative to become a Top 10 global design firm should submit their resume and cover letter online at .

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.

Primary Location : Canada-Ontario-Ottawa

Job : Structural Engineer - EIT

Organization : BC-1633 Buildings-CA Ottawa ON

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jan 13, 2022, 8:20:27 AM

Req ID: 2200004C

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

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