Waiward

  • Engineer

    Job Locations CA-AB-Edmonton
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(10/31/2018 3:19 PM)
    ID
    2018-1257
    # of Openings
    1
    Category
    Engineering
  • Overview

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    Location: Edmonton, Alberta

    Position: Permanent / Full Time / Day 

    Positions Available: 1

     

    Waiward is a steel fabrication and construction service provider based in Edmonton, Alberta, serving businesses internationally and working all over Western Canada including British Columbia, Alberta and Saskatchewan. Our vision at Waiward is to be the leading provider of construction services, known for its unwavering commitment to safety and quality, working with the best clients on the best projects. 

    At Waiward, it is our priority to get our employees home safely, every single day. We believe the best way to achieve an incident-free culture is to invest in each employee. Because You Are Waiward, and Waiward Is You! 

     

    Job Purpose

    The Engineer is primarily engaged in design of connections for steel structures. Other engineering duties related to overall fabrication and construction support are performed as required.

    Responsibilities

    • Displays a commitment to Waiward’s incident-free vision, values, and culture.
    • Works independently, or with a group, to design structural steel connections.
    • Clearly communicate with Project Managers and Estimators as required to ensure design objectives match schedule and financial objectives.
    • Participate in the review and development of Excel based design aids.
    • Provide construction support as required (lifting studies, lifting lug design, erection plan development / review, fabrication troubleshooting).

    Qualifications

    • B. Sc. in Civil Engineering (M.Sc. Preferred).
    • Professional Engineer (P.Eng) or Engineer in Training (E.I.T.) registered with APEGA (P.Eng preferred but willing to mentor an E.I.T. for exceptional candidates).
    • Experience with connection design is preferred.
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
    • Proficient use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel).
    • Familiarity with AutoCAD and Tekla Structures is an asset.
    • Highly organized and attentive to detail.
    • Ability to work cooperatively and collaboratively with all levels of employees, management, and external relationships.

    Working Conditions

    The incumbent is required to work in an office environment with moderate noise. The job may require the incumbent to walk stairs; be outside in inclement weather (slippery surfaces when cold); carrying objects, driving, and being exposed to normal office routines.

     

    Physical Requirements

    The incumbent is required to have close visual acuity to perofrm an activity such as: viewing a computer terminal for extended periods of time; and extensive reading. The incumbent is also required to sit for extended periods of time.

     

    Direct Reports

    None

     

    *Please note, due to high volumes of resumes received; only successful candidates will be contacted. Waiward is an equal opportunity employer.*

     

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