Jr. Bridge Designer

  • Company:
    Associated Engineering
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    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 days ago
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Job Title Jr. Bridge Designer Location Markham Office – Markham, ON L3T 7V8 CA (Primary) Category Bridges, Structures Job Type Full-time permanent Job Description An employee-owned, Canadian company, Associated Engineering provides a broad base of consulting engineering services in the infrastructure, water, transportation, environmental, building, energy, and asset management sectors. We have been recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies and a Platinum Club member of this prestigious award program. We currently have an opening for a Jr. Bridge Designer in our Markham office. The successful candidate will have 2+ years of Ontario experience with structural engineering design, client specifications, scheduling, cost estimating, tendering, construction, inspection, assessment, rehabilitation, and technical writing. You’ll provide technical expertise and assist intermediate and senior Structural Engineers and Project Managers on municipal projects and proposals for public sector clients. Working with a dynamic team in a collaborative work environment, the Jr. Bridge Designer will be based primarily out of Markham but will be expected to collaborate with our offices in Niagara-on-the-Lake and Kitchener. The successful individual will be responsible for supporting projects across Ontario. Responsibilities include the following: Providing support under the guidance of professional engineers in the preparation of designs, cost estimates, and developing cost effective solutions to structural engineering challenges. Participating in scheduling, budgeting, tendering, and inspection. Assisting Project Managers with advancing projects through the concept, design and construction phases. Delivering projects on budget and within identified schedules. Engaging in a collaborative work environment with your internal team and external clients, as well as other disciplines and offices. Supporting contract administration through site inspections and the review of shop drawings and answering RFIs. Development of design documents, including drawings and specifications. Perform site visits to facilitate structural inspections of works under construction for conformance with design documents. Perform site visits to facilitate structural inspection and condition assessment of existing structures. Technical writing of proposals, predesign reports, and construction memoranda. Engaging in a collaborative work environment with your team, as well as other disciplines and offices. Providing support to other members of the team. Complying and working within COR certified environment and performing all duties in accordance with those specified under the Occupational Health & Safety Act and applicable legislation. Job Requirements What you will bring to the table: Undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited post-secondary institution with an emphasis on structural design. Eligible for registration as an Engineer-in-Training (EIT) and/or a Professional Engineer with PEO. 2+ years of progressive experience in designing structures, based in Ontario, is an asset. Experience designing bridges, buildings and retaining wall structures in Ontario, is an asset. Knowledge of CHBDC CSA S6, MTO Structural Manual and MTO Rehabilitation manual. Experience in design for steel structures and concrete per CSA A23.3 codes and standards are required. Proven integrity to deal with sensitive, privileged and confidential employee or client matters. Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills. Results oriented and ability to work under pressure. Demonstrated prioritization, problem-solving, analytical, and decision-making skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Excellent organizational skills. Developing ability and interest in business development and growth (in public sector), is an asset. Developing ability and interest to liaise and manage clients’, contractors’, and other consultants’ relationships. Ability to undertake finite elemental analysis using RFEM software or other similar software, is an asset. Experience with AutoCAD (2D and 3D), Midas Civil, and structural design software is required. Proficient in use of MS Office Suite of products including collaborative software such as OneNote and SharePoint. Valid driver’s license. Ability to travel within Canada. We thank all who apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in Associated Engineering. Education Bachelor’s Degree AE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and members of the LGBTQ+ community to apply. For applicants with disabilities, accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. We are also committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information and as such, it will be used for recruitment and employment purposes only.