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Stantec Industrial Engineer in Training in VANCOUVER, British Columbia

Industrial Engineer in Training - ( 210001GW )


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?

The Vancouver Civic | Industrial Studio offers services for all phases of the project life cycle from pre-project planning through to detailed design for engineer analysis studies, and construction documents for capital investment projects. This is where great ideas and rewarding careers are built. Exercising creativity and ingenuity, our team develops unique solutions for our clients that integrate people, materials, equipment and information in productive ways. Our professionals deliver convenient, integrated, and practical solutions to complex industrial problems. Comprised of industry process experts, engineers, architects, as well as occupational health and safety professionals, we provide career opportunities as unique as you are.

A key factor in the success of the Civic | Industrial Studio has been our commitment to a fully integrated A/E design approach where information and ideas are freely shared and decisions and direction are effectively communicated. The Studio is made up of all key disciplines – architecture, industrial, structural, mechanical, electrical, civil and project management. This approach provides us with a better overall understanding of the challenges and opportunities inherent in our projects, and our clients benefit from the robust, integrated design solutions that are developed and delivered.

Stantec utilizes a team approach to the work – a team made up of the client, operators, stakeholders, and Stantec – where information and ideas are shared and decisions and direction are effectively communicated. This approach leverages the collective experience and expertise of the team to create robust solutions for our clients. Our clients come from manufacturing, food & beverage, transit, municipal, and national defense sectors. Some of our project types include new construction and renovation of:

  • Aircraft hangars

  • Food processing facilities

  • Warehousing and distribution centres

  • Vehicle maintenance facilities for light rail, heavy rail, bus, fleet, mining, etc.

  • Component manufacturing and assembly facilities

  • Other light industrial projects

  • Staff support facilities for the above facility types

Your Opportunity

As an Industrial Engineer in Training you will work with guidance and direction on tasks and smaller projects, and as a team member of a larger project under the guidance of Senior Engineers. You will participate in the evaluation, recommendation, and specification for engineered systems or products for a project verifying compliance with applicable codes and engineering standards / practices.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Preparation of AutoCAD drawings from sketches or mark-ups

  • Preparation of BIM Models in Revit

  • Coordination of design and drawings with other disciplines

  • Familiarization with local codes and regulations and co-ordination of drawings with such codes

  • Assistance to the designers and engineers in the facility planning of production floors, maintenance bays, shops, shipping and receiving, and warehouse layout of production equipment, industrial furniture, space and area requirements, functional space summaries, room data sheet coordination, and warehouse racking and equipment design

  • Assistance to the designers and engineers perform Industrial Engineering analysis of workflows, processes and production using Lead Manufacturing and IE Principals and practice

  • Assistance to the designers and engineers in the preparation of material handling and equipment specification of various types of industrial equipment and systems


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Familiar and experienced with AutoCAD, Revit and Microsoft Visio

  • Able to work independently

  • Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Strong interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize, and take direction

  • Knowledge of state and federal regulations, policies, and programs, are a plus

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Industrial Engineering is preferred, however relevant work/co-op/Internship experience may be considered. Minimum of 0-2 years of experience. Ability to register as an Engineer-in-Training in Canada is required.

Typical office environment working with computers and working at a desk for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

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-British Columbia-Vancouver

Job : Industrial/Manufacturing Designer

Organization : BC-1156 Buildings-CA British Columbia

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jun 14, 2021, 8:46:53 AM

Req ID: 210001GW

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans