Job Title Structural / Architectural Design Technologist (CADD / Design) (Junior) Location Markham Office - Markham, ON L3T 7V8 CA (Primary)
Category Building Structures, Structures Job Type Full-time permanent Job Description
An employee-owned, Canadian company, Associated Engineering provides a broad base of consulting engineering services in the infrastructure, water, transportation, environmental, building, energy, and asset management sectors.
Our plan is to remain a viable, stable, independent, employee-owned Canadian company that excels in our fields of practice, satisfies our clients, and offers our staff opportunities for growth and challenge, all the while retaining our corporate culture.
We have been recognized for the eleventh consecutive year as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies and a Platinum Club member of this prestigious award program.
This award recognizes our technical excellence, business performance, innovation, dedication to our staff and involvement in the community.
We currently have an opening for an Intermediate Architectural & Structural Design Technologist in our Markham office. The successful candidate will have 5+ years of experience.
Position Description :
Working with a dynamic team in a collaborative work environment, the Intermediate Architectural & Structural Design Technologist will be based out of our Markham office but will be expected to collaborate with our other offices in Niagara-on-the-Lake and Kitchener.
You will have the opportunity to work on a variety of tasks and develop your skills in many areas. This position will provide you with the opportunity to grow skills working with senior Structural Engineers and other engineering disciplines.
This position provides many opportunities to collaborate with talented people. You will be given opportunities for advancement within the company, while receiving constructive feedback to foster your career growth.
Responsibilities include the following :
Preparing project drawings and executing designs through the interpretation of technical information and parameters provided by Engineers and senior designers for buildings and process / industrial structures / infrastructure projects.
Preparing quantity takeoffs and construction cost estimates.
Assisting with and preparing contract specifications.
Review of construction shop drawings and answering RFIs.
Design development based on engineer’s concepts / guidance is expected.
Delivering production work in accordance with company technical and operating procedures.
Providing support to other members of the team.
Providing support with respect to a range of activities including both technical and non-technical tasks related to engineering design and project delivery / construction as well as project coordination / management, marketing, and business development.
Conduct discipline inspections onsite to confirm condition, measurements, and that the installation meets design intent.
Delivering projects and tasks on budget and within identified schedules.
Engaging in a collaborative work environment with your team, as well as other disciplines and offices.
Health & Safety Responsibilities :
Ensure adherence to established policies and procedures within a COR registered environment.
Ensure all safety and non-safety rules and regulations are followed.
Adhere to AE’s health and safety, environmental, and quality standards, operating procedures and policies.
Understand and uphold the policies that prohibit workplace violence and harassment.
Comply with safety rules and requirements applicable to the role
In addition to the above, the duties include those specified under the Occupational Health & Safety Act.
Minimum 3-year Diploma in Architectural and / or Structural Engineering Technology from an accredited post-secondary institution.
5+ year of progressive building & water retaining architectural and / or structural design experience in Ontario.
Multi-discipline design coordination and delivery is an asset.
Experience with technical specification development and report writing is an asset.
Demonstrated working knowledge of Ontario Building Code and AODA requirements.
Proficient in the use of current Revit and Autodesk products (demonstration of these abilities may be required as part of the hiring process).
Ability to lead CAD production and direct / coordinate CAD staff with respect to applicable CAD standards.
Experience working for a consulting engineering firm is an asset.
Experience coordinating production from multi-discipline team members is an asset.
Excellent analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent attention to detail.
Excellent organizational, planning, and time management skills.
Committed team player and ability to work independently.
Valid driver’s license is an asset.
Ability to travel within Canada.
Education Diploma AE is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities, members of visible minorities, and members of the LGBT community to apply.
For applicants with disabilities, accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
We are also committed to protecting the privacy of your personal information and as such, it will be used for recruitment and employment purposes only.