Intermediate Structural Technologist
Stantec - Edmonton, AB
Our Buildings Engineering group specializes in the design and development processes unique to buildings. Working closely with our clients, our dedicated professionals help to establish and understand the specific needs of a range of building projects. This is where great ideas and rewarding careers are built. For both public and private sector clients, we provide unique plan checking capabilities as well as energy engineering and performance engineering services, covering each of the major engineering disciplines—structural, mechanical, and electrical. In addition, we bring together innovative and functional design solutions for companies involved in the discovery, research and development, and commercial scale manufacturing of pharmaceuticals, biotechnology, and medical device products. Focused on providing cost-effective solutions to engineering challenges, we are involved in a diverse range of projects from the initial planning stages to design, construction, and commissioning. Our structure cultivates career growth and provides opportunities as unique as you are.
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Our Edmonton office is looking for an Intermediate Structural Technologist with Building Information Modelling (REVIT) experience. The successful employee will work on a range of projects of varying complexity and construction value.
The position involves responsibility for the preparation of engineering contract drawings, schedules, details and sketches from conceptual design through tender to construction for building structures using AutoCAD, Autodesk REVIT Structure and related software products both directly, in a supporting role with Senior Technologists and in a mentoring role over junior technical staff.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Prepare contract drawings, schedules, details and sketches from conceptual design, through tender to construction
Ensure CAD Standards, Quality Assurance and Quality Control procedures are followed during drawing planning and production
Work to and meet project time lines
Influence, assist in developing and meet project budgets
Co-ordinate project requirements with the design team
Work with and support Senior and Junior members of the production team
Support Construction Administration personnel including field reviews and co-ordination, review and issuance of change orders, clarifications and RFI responses on an occasional or as required basis
Co-ordinate project information and work with all internal and/or external disciplines including but not limited to contractor, fabricator, architectural, mechanical, electrical, geotechnical and civil as required
Qualifications: The successful candidate will possess the following:
5 - 10 years of experience in the preparation, drafting and design of engineering drawings using appropriate standards for a variety of structures including structural steel, concrete and wood framed projects
Diploma from a recognized technical program, Civil Engineering Technology or Engineering Design and Drafting Technology or a related structural engineering focused technology or equivalent
Member of or eligibility for membership with the Association of Science and Engineering Technology Professionals of Alberta (ASET) is desirable
Possession of a solid understanding of construction protocols and processes and a proven ability to interpret contract documents (drawings and specifications)
Well experienced and knowledgeable with recent and current versions of AutoCAD and MS Office with excellent general computer skills
Recent training and/or experience with Building Information Modeling software with a strong willingness to progressively learn Autodesk REVIT Structure
Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
Highly organized and are able to prioritize multiple tasks and demonstrate a flexible approach to work assignments
Highly motivated individual who works independently
An enthusiastic team player who loves challenges, thrives on hard work, and looks forward to sharing in the rewards of corporate and personal success with a team environment
Willingness to continue education in industry related programs
Ability to handle stressful situations in an amicable manner
Attention to detail and accuracy are required
We offer all candidates the opportunity to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment and your efforts will be recognized through a competitive compensation program. Interested and qualified candidates should submit their resume and cover letter, online at www.stantec.com/careers .
Committed to the principles of Employment Equity, we thank all candidates; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Stantec - 11 months ago