MECHANICAL ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIST

Location: Kitchener, Hamilton or Toronto

Practice: Mechanical Engineering

Posted: 08-09-2021

Expires: 10-10-2021

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Thank you to all applicants in advance. Due to the volume of applications, we will be corresponding only with those selected for an interview.

If you are an applicant with disabilities and require accommodations, please let us know at the time of contact and provisions will be arranged.

About Us and Our Integrated Approach

WalterFedy has big plans for the future and we need the best talent to make it happen. As a multi-discipline architecture, engineering and construction firm, the business is always evolving. Our team needs to be agile, ambitious and persistent in the pursuit of our shared goals.  

We have a long history in the Waterloo Region, but that doesn’t mean we’re old-fashioned. We strive to push the envelope, think differently and address everything we do with creativity. When we consistently approach projects in inventive ways, clients get better results, our team thrives and we challenge our industry to redefine what’s possible. 

At WalterFedy, collaboration is a key part of our identity. With so many talented professionals under one roof, you’ll find cross-discipline support for your projects is always within reach. Our team is made up of the industry’s best architects; civil, electrical, mechanical and structural engineers; technologists; energy and carbon specialists; asset and facility management specialists; construction managers and corporate services professionals. Together, we’re building better communities with smart, influential design. 

 

Role Overview

You will focus on producing high-quality construction documents for a broad range of industrial, commercial, and institutional projects as part of a fully integrated design team.  This position will be responsible for assistance in creating construction documents using AutoCAD and Revit software through the various phases of design.

 

You will have the opportunity to work on exciting local projects. Examples of projects that we are really proud to have in our portfolio include the Conestoga College Cambridge Campus, Waterloo Region Museum and the Kitchener Public Library expansion.
 
This role is open to candidates interested in working at any of our locations: Kitchener, Hamilton, or Toronto.

 

What We Love

  • You are ambitious in your pursuit to be the best
  • You get the importance of paying attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture
  • You embrace progressive change, out-of-the-box thinking, and working in a high-energy environment 

 

What You Will Do

  • Assist with the preparation of construction documents and specifications  
  • Prepare accurate CAD drawings from mark-ups and instructions provided by architects, engineers, designers and senior drafting personnel
  • Apply office CAD standards to drafting assignments (layers, line weights)
  • Ensure output meets the required quality expectations and deadlines
  • Take responsibility for own work, produced to a high standard
  • Coordinate detailed design with design team members, including external teams
  • Ensure work product meets deadlines and high quality and CAD standards

What We Need

  • Mechanical/Architecture/Construction Engineering Technology diploma or certificate (or similar)
  • Excellent working knowledge of drafting with AutoCAD; experience with Revit MEP is an asset
  • Good understanding of building construction and basic mechanical building systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

What We Offer

  • Competitive salary plus performance-based bonus
  • Competitive vacation
  • Reimbursement of annual dues for professional organizations
  • Employee referral program
  • Employee social club – employees enjoy a variety of recreational and cultural events
  • Strong volunteer outreach to the community – we support Habitat for Humanity, Hockey Helps the Homeless, KidsAbility and many other organizations

Working Conditions and Safety

Standard hours are Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., and some overtime hours may be required from time to time. Ability to travel away from the office is required to assist and attend on-site project meetings.

In this role, you will work within the company safety policies and procedures, and adhere to any applicable federal or provincial legislation.

 

Why Join Our Team?

We offer challenging and rewarding careers, and are committed to integrity and business ethics, with safety as a top priority. We promote a healthy balance between our employees’ professional and personal lives, taking time to appreciate our work and celebrate our achievements. To learn more about our company visit our website at www.walterfedy.com/about.

 

How to Apply

Please apply above. You can also visit our website for more career opportunities www.walterfedy.com/careers.
If you are an applicant with disabilities and require accommodations, please let us know at the time of contact and provisions will be arranged.

Thank you for your interest in WalterFedy!