Stantec Industrial Facility Planner in Vancouver, British Columbia

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The 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 integrates 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.

Your Opportunity:

We have a new opportunity for a Industrial Facility Planner. This is an excellent opportunity for an EIT who has an interest in the design of light industrial facilities and is interested in functional planning and layouts of industrial projects. The successful EIT would be involved in the following:

  • Interact with our clients' users

  • Develop the process flow and adjacency diagrams

  • Determine the future requirements

  • Determine the spaces and areas of the spaces

  • Determine the industrial equipment and furniture requirements

  • Layout the facility on the site

  • Layout the equipment within the facility

  • Prepare the procurement specifications and drawings for industrial furniture, shop equipment and specialized material handling equipment.

  • Drafting using AutoCAD and/or Revit – 30% of the time and

  • Multi-discipline design coordination

Our team demonstrates a commitment to thrive in a team-oriented, proactive organization where client service is of highest priority.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Some experience in the specification of industrial/processing equipment and work site is beneficial

  • Experience using recent versions of AutoCAD or Revit is required along with MS Project and Visio software

  • Highly effective interpersonal communication skills and people management ability required in working with clients and analyzing their requirements, communicating with shop staff and construction personnel as well as coordinating multi-disciplinary engineering and CAD team project efforts

  • Excellent ability in writing clear and articulate reports

  • Some project management and/or LEED® experience is an asset

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering or Architecture with at least two (2) years’ experience in manufacturing/industrial facility functional layouts, preferably using Lean/IE principles. Registration or credentials to register as an Engineer-in-Training, Engineer or Architect in British Columbia is required

Must be able to travel out of town for multiple days and must have a valid driver’s license.

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: Industrial/Manufacturing Engineer - EIT

Primary Location: Canada-British Columbia-Vancouver

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Dec 3, 2018, 8:09:25 PM

Req ID: 180002RE