Senior Bridge Technologist
City : SASKATOON
Industry : Materials & Construction
Employer : Stantec
Senior Bridge Technologist - ( 220001GO )
At Stantec, we create great places to live, work, and recreate. 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 environment and world around us.
Our Bridges group, in Saskatchewan provides inspection, planning, design and construction administration services for a wide variety of infrastructure owners in Saskatchewan. The role of a Senior Structural Technologist that specializes in bridges requires comprehensive and broad Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) skills and technical knowledge in several areas within the structural engineering discipline to prepare drawings / specifications, supervise construction projects, administer construction contracts, and inspect in-service structures.
Stantec is currently seeking a Senior Structural Technologist that specializes in bridges to join our Bridges group, located in our Regina, SK or Saskatoon, SK office. Reporting to the Saskatchewan Bridge Team Leader, this position will give you the opportunity to work on a variety of projects including multi-disciplinary design-bid build and alternative-delivery projects, which allows you to develop your experience on coordinating with project managers and design engineers. This includes preparation of preliminary and detailed design drawings, checking of structural drawings, calculations of structural quantities, review of shop drawings, and participation in structural inspections and testing, technical documentation, construction supervision, and other related activities. This is a great opportunity for a motivated, energetic individual who wants to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment.
Your Key Responsibilities
- Preliminary and detailed drafting of new bridges, culverts and retaining walls, and rehabilitation of existing structures;
- Preparation of specifications;
- Conduct inspections and field testing of existing bridges, culverts and retaining walls and prepare inspection reports;
- Construction administration and supervision of various bridge construction projects, including working and interacting with contractors;
- Project management;
- Business development which includes proposal preparation, project planning, and estimating; and
- Other duties as assigned.
Education and Experience
- The ideal candidate will meet the following education and experience requirements:
+ Diploma from a Technician or Technologist program in Structural, Civil or Transportation Engineering;
+ 7 years of experience using AutoCAD and Civil 3D, preferably in a consulting/design environment;
+ Experience with highway, rail and pedestrian bridges, retaining walls and other civil structures;
+ Working knowledge of Saskatchewan Ministry of Highways drafting standards and specifications;
+ Construction supervision and contract administration experience is an asset;
+ Bridge inspection and testing experience is an asset;
+ Technical writing is an asset;
+ Ability to work on several projects at a time with multiple design teams;
+ Excellent Microsoft Excel skills;
+ Excellent technical, interpersonal and teamwork skills;
+ Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
This position will be a combination of office and 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.
Primary Location : Canada-Saskatchewan-Saskatoon
Job : Structural Engineering Technician/Technologist
Organization : BC-1110 Transportation-CA Saskatchewan
Employee Status : Regular
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : Apr 13, 2022, 9:58:03 AM
Req ID: 220001GO
Vaccine Policy: Stantec requires some positions in North America to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 subject to reasonable accommodation to the extent required by law because of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief.
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