Stantec System

Mechanical Engineering Technologist

1 week ago(1/8/2018 4:24 PM)
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Buildings Engineering

Your Opportunity

We put the engine in Buildings Engineering. Intelligent design. Innovative execution. These are the elements of buildings engineering that rev us up. With decades of experience under our belts, we’re achieving remarkable results with our work in building technologies, energy, and environmental performance. Our team of interdisciplinary engineers works collaboratively with clients to design buildings and processes that are on track for safety, performance, and sustainability.


Join a dynamic team that balances competing project interests with creativity and efficiency for a smooth ride every time. Together, we can accelerate towards a brighter future.

Your Duties

As the successful candidate, your responsibilities may include but are not limited to:

  • Prepare contract drawings, schematics, schedules, details, and sketches from conceptual design through to construction.
  • Produce aspects of mechanical design and drawings in REVIT, as well as in AutoCAD.
  • Assist in the design of building related mechanical systems including HVAC, Plumbing and Fire Protection systems across Canada using applicable codes, standards, and reference materials.
  • Review equipment selections, perform preliminary engineering calculations, and develop preliminary designs.
  • Facilitate and ensure the quality of the project deliverables.
  • Follow production guidelines and project standards in the department drafting standards manual.
  • Review shop drawings and other contractor submittals for compliance with construction documents.
  • Perform field surveys for drawing developments, site reviews and as recorded drawings.
  • Communicate with other team members and become familiar with Stantec standards. To complete assignments and projects in a timely manner as required by the Job Captain or supervisor.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Qualifications:

    • Engineering Design and Drafting Technology or Mechanical Engineering Technology diploma.
    • A working knowledge of AutoCAD 2014 (or newer) is required. Knowledge or familiarity using Autodesk Revit® would be an asset.
    • Knowledge or experience with building mechanical systems would be an asset.
    • Prior experience in the construction industry would be an asset.
    • Knowledge or familiarity with National and Alberta Building Codes, plumbing codes, fire codes, energy codes and would be considered an asset. Knowledge or familiarity with LEED standards, ASHRAE, ASPE and NFPA would be considered an asset.
    • Excellent verbal and written skills to communicate effectively with colleagues and staff; a “team player” approach.
    • Self-motivated and self-starter with a strong work ethic.
    • Good time management skills and able to work in a fast paced work environment.
    • Eager to learn with strong listening and critical thinking and problem solving skills.

Qualified candidates who are highly motivated and eager to commit to Stantec's strategic initiative to become a Top 10 global design firm should submit their resume and cover letter, online at


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