Senior Structural Engineer

Brockville, Canada

Job Description

Our Senior Structural Engineer must have an entrepreneurial spirit, be excited to manage and guide our engineering division for our office in Brockville, Ontario. They will be highly motivated, knowledgeable, and interested in innovative ideas. As a full-time team member for the firm, this key individual will be responsible for engineering operations as well as coordinating with our surveying and planning teams. 

Responsibilities

  • Site investigation and evaluation of existing buildings.

  • Prepare detail design calculations and engineering reports.

  • Manage projects and clients from conceptual design to final completion

  • Preparation of reports and studies.

  • Coordination with other engineering and architectural disciplines

  • Comfortable dealing with clients and communicating with contractors

  • Mentor and train junior staff.

  • Direct drafting for complete and accurate documentation.

  • Prepare engineering calculations for small to mid-scale steel, lumber, and concrete structures, including new buildings as well as the renovation of existing buildings.

  • Prepare calculations for temporary structures such as access scaffolding or shoring.

  • Coordinate with CAD/BIM technologists to prepare structural drawings and shop drawings.

  • Attend site meetings and perform field reviews.

  • Other duties as may be assigned.

Requirements

  • Must be a Professional Engineer licensed in Ontario.

  • 8 to 15 years of structural engineering design experience.

  • Possess strong analytical skills in structural engineering.

  • Must have previous structural steel, reinforced concrete, and wood design experience.

  • Experience with Ontario Building Code Part 4 and Part 9.

  • Software experience including SAP2000, ETAB, STAAD, and RAM.

  • Fast learner with a keen eye for detail.

  • Ability to multi-task and balance competing priorities.

  • Ability to read construction drawings (multi-disciplines).

  • Experience conducting site visits and writing technical reports.

  • Team player with the ability to work independently with minimum direction.

  • Strong written and oral communication skills.