Stantec System

Intermediate Structural Engineer

CA-ON-Markham | CA-ON-Waterloo
2 months ago
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Buildings Engineering

Your Opportunity

An opportunity exists in our Markham or Waterloo, ON offices for an Intermediate Structural Engineer to become part of a dynamic structural/facilities group providing professional services to our clients in the Buildings-Industrial sector. You can play a pivotal role in a diverse range of building projects, from initial planning through design and construction.


The successful candidate will be a skilled problem solver with strong attention to detail and an excellent communicator to provide structural design, coaching of staff, and management of projects either as part of a project team or independently, and could support strategic growth objectives through proactive business development and diversification of services.

Your Duties

Responsibilities include the design of structural systems for industrial, commercial, institutional, public and private sector facilities, specifically:

  • Preparing engineering designs from conceptual and detailed design through to tender and construction documents
  • Planning and designing concrete, steel and masonry building structures of differing complexity
  • Managing multiple projects and working on a variety of small to large projects
  • Preparation of design calculations and specifications for projects
  • Producing sketches and providing engineering support and input to drafting team
  • Coordinating project with client and other disciplines in a multidisciplinary design team, and other offices, with a “team player” approach to design and problem solving
  • Preparing schedules, estimates and proposals
  • Supervising and coordinating the activity of other junior engineers and project team members where required
  • Working to and meeting project schedules and budgets
  • Fostering client relationships and ensuring that client needs are met to result in repeat business
  • Contributing technically to the team, and providing training and coaching or mentoring to other junior staff
  • Completing construction review services including field reviews and co-ordination, shop drawing and submittal review
  • Review and issuance of change notices/ change orders, clarifications and RFI responses

Your Capabilities and Credentials

The ideal candidate will possess the following:

  • A university degree in civil engineering with a structural concentration
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer within the Province of Ontario
  • Minimum 10 years of post-graduation experience in the design of various buildings structures in a structural design position
  • Thorough understanding of the design of industrial structures
  • Extensive knowledge of NBC, OBC and all other relevant codes and standards
  • Experience with engineering software applications such as SFRAME, STAAD, RISA, CSI suite of programs
  • Strong leadership qualities, time management, project management, team building, verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills are required for you to meet the demands of this position
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a multidiscipline team
  • Experience in construction review, proposal preparation and report presentation is required
  • Proficiency with the Microsoft Office suite of programs



  • Experience in design of heavy industrial buildings, cement and aggregates plants, metal plants; ability to read plant general arrangement drawings, crane and machine support design, as well as environmental structure design will be considered an asset
  • Well-established relationships within the local industrial and manufacturing sectors along with business development skills to develop new business will be considered an asset
  • Project management experience would be considered an asset
  • Green Technology knowledge or LEED certified professional is an asset

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