Structural Engineer

Job Description

Employment :Permanent
# of Openings :1
Classification :Engineering Industry:Engineering

Design Group Staffing is currently engaged in a permanent search for a Structural Engineer to join our client, a leading Design & Manufacturer of Amusement Attractions company in Vancouver. Accountabilities: The Structural Engineer will be a key member of a structural design team that is involved in a variety projects around the world. This role demands the candidate to have strong technical and creative design skills. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Performing analysis and design of structures using the applicable building and design codes/standards (US and Canadian).
  • Providing design sketches and coordinate work with drafters and other engineering departments during the proposal and design development stage. Liaising with external consultants and drafting contractors.
  • Preparing technical specifications.
  • Reviewing and check engineering designs and drawings.
  • Completing site inspection as required in international locations.
  • Supporting fabricators and assist site superintendents with technical solutions for site issues.
  • Reviewing shop drawings and develop design solutions and modifications when warranted by site conditions.
Requirements:
  • Degree in Civil / Structural Engineering.
  • Professional Engineering designation in Canada (P.Eng.), or US (P.E.) eligible for registration with EGBC.
  • 6+ years of experience related to structural design engineering with a strong, proven background in steel and reinforced concrete design, exposure to multi-discipline engineering and project management.
  • Experience with architecturally intensive design projects.
  • Proficiency in structural design software including StaadPro, Sap2000, and drawing software including AutoCAD and Solidworks.
  • Comfortable working at heights.
  • Able to travel without restrictions required
The individual chosen for this permanent role will be highly creative, hardworking, achievement focused, analytical and organized.  Strong attention to detail, planning and excellent communication and interpersonal skills are a must.  Local applicants will be given preference. Must be eligible to work in Canada without sponsorship. To apply: If this is a position that interests you, and is in line with your qualifications and experience, then please send your resume (in word doc form) to Michelle Borrill at [Click Here to Email Your Resume] or reach me via phone at 604-638-4912 to learn more about this exciting position. Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity.  Due to the volume of resumes we receive, we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview. We encourage you to visit www.dg.ca regularly as new and exciting employment opportunities become available daily! Apply URL:http://en.dg.ca/manageprofile.aspx?JobCode=100091&BU=DG&internal=false&source=careerbuilder ERJOB_100091 Structural Engineer

 




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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

For more information about Design Group Staffing, please visit dg.ca