Join a global professional services leader. We are committed to solving the world’s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization.
Private ownership means that together with our clients we control our own destiny. You now have the opportunity to share in this future as a key member of our leadership team.
Our Ontario EDO (Engineering Design Organization) is looking for a dynamic and motivated individual to tackle the role of Senior Structural Engineer to support our process-driven facilities projects .
Collaborating with the EDO Structural Team Leader and as a member of the EDO team, the successful candidate will chip in to and be responsible for all structural engineering aspects of multi-discipline projects in various markets and businesses.
With a strong unique background in structural design and delivery of Water / Wastewater Treatment, Linear Water, Water resources, Organics Processing, Bulk Storage and Warehouses, Waste Transfer, Renewable Natural Gas, Environmental, Transportation and Property and Buildings.
Responsibilities will include :
Assist in executing existing and new projects
Ensure accurate completion of project deliverables and be able to lead several projects at once and determine priorities, including sound judgement and decisiveness
Produce engineering drawings, details and specifications from conception to final design, according to established standards and procedures for a wide variety of steel and concrete structures.
Work in Design Bid Build and Design Build environments to advance design packages by providing valuable design solutions in conformance with operator requirements and client / end user specifications.
Supervise CAD staff, preparation of construction specifications tender and contract packages, and conduct site inspections of existing structures as well as those under construction
Communicate and work with other project team members to provide quality service to clients to ensure that all documentation conforms to client / company standards
Lead technical discussions and efforts in Ontario (and possibly in North America) to improve structural design implementation delivery and efficiency through streamlining design tools, software, procedures and specifications.
Assist in preparation of effective proposals seeking targeted project opportunities
Develop and implement QA / QC processes for project work
Qualifications, Skills & Competencies :
Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
Licensed Professional Engineer in Ontario
Minimum 10-15 years of diverse structural engineering experience with a focus on facility design type projects
Excellent understanding of structural systems and practical design experience of designing process-driven facilities, water / earth retaining structures, pre-engineered buildings and their foundations, shallow and deep foundation systems, to name a few.
Conversant with National building Code of Canada - NBCC and provincial building codes, CSA codes for design of steel, concrete, masonry and wood structures.
Ability to develop designs to stay in sync with project specific output
Ability to take ownership and accountability for completed work
Strong influencing skills and the ability to develop effective and trustworthy relationships both with project teams and within the organization
Strong problem solving and decision-making abilities
Strong digital literacy including experience in structural analysis and design software such as SAP 2000, S-FRAME and ROBOT and MS Office
Positive attitude, good interpersonal skills, and validated time management and organizational skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
The following skills would be considered an asset for this position :
Project management skills and budget and schedule controls
Knowledge of BIM 360 and REVIT
As a diverse and inclusive organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce.
GHD is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, GHD will provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.