Transportation Designer
Ottawa, Ontario
1d ago

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet.

Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience.

Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

In this position as a Transportation Engineering Technician / Technologist / Designer, you will have the opportunity to work as part of a team of engineers and technologists on multiple projects for a range of public and private sector clients.

This is a great opportunity for a motivated, energetic individual who wants to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment.

Your Key Responsibilities

Prepares construction designs / drawings on small to medium size projects using computer-aided drafting programs.

Providing modelling, CAD drafting and design assistance for a wide variety of projects, from report stage through design and construction administration.

Develop alignments, profiles, typical cross-sections, and grading cross-sections.

Undertake roadside safety design and roadway drainage design

Prepare technical analysis and design; including cost estimating, quantity calculations, etc.

Prepare and review detailed design drawings and presentation materials of highways, urban roads, interchanges and intersections.

Prepare quantities, contract drawings and documents for tender and construction.

Liaison with all discipline team members, sub-consultants, clients and agencies.

Provide support during construction phase as required.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

Thorough understanding of Transportation design software(s), CAD standards, grading, and drainage design.

Takes initiative on tasks and in coordinating with other members of the team.

Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite.

Working knowledge of software programs including AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil3D, InRoads and / or MicroStation , GIS, and Adobe Acrobat.

Practical knowledge of the MTO, TAC design procedures and standards.

Working knowledge of basic calculations.

Effective written and verbal communication skills.

Able to work under and meet tight deadlines.

Ability to solve problems using sound professional judgment, creativity, and innovation.

Bilingualism will be considered an asset (English / French).

Education and Experience

Technical degree / diploma / certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Minimum of 2-4 years of experience.

Position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us.

Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job : Civil Engineering Technician / Technologist

Primary Location : Canada-Ontario-Ottawa

Organization : BC-1636 Transportation-CA Ontario North & East

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Aug 8, 2018, 9 : 57 : 21 AM

Req ID : 180001AF

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