CIVIL TECHNOLOGIST/DESIGNER

Location: Kitchener or Hamilton

Practice: Civil Engineering

Posted: 11-01-2021

Expires: 01-03-2022

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Role At a Glance

The Civil Designer is responsible for the development and preparation of engineering design and drawings using AutoCAD and Civil3D, as well as writing technical reports, and ensuring design drawings conform to specifications and design data.
**This role is open to applicants interested in working at either of our locations in Kitchener and Hamilton**  

You'll Enjoy This Role If

  • You are relentless 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 

  • Develop and prepare engineering designs and drawings from preliminary concepts, sketches, engineering calculations, specification sheets and other data
  • Develop and prepare engineering drawings, plans, or layouts from sketches using CAD and Civil 3D for land, site and municipal road projects
  • Check and verify design drawings to conform to specifications and design data
  • Other related duties, as assigned

What You Bring to the Table

  • Diploma/degree in Civil Engineering Technology 
  • Minimum 3 years of experience in a similar role (including co-op experience)
  • Previous experience working in a consulting engineering environment.
  • Registered with OACETT or PEO would be preferred
  • Above average experience and knowledge of Civil 3D
  • Self-motivated/team player
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) for interaction and correspondence with design team and customers
  • Eager to learn and take on new challenges, with a strong work ethic and desire to succeed

Life at WalterFedy

As one of Southwestern Ontario’s leading integrated architecture, engineering, and construction firms, WalterFedy and our sister company AEC both play a leading role in shaping the way our communities feel and function – it’s an amazing responsibility.   
Our ambition goes beyond great design – we’re here to enhance the world around us. To make it happen, we need a team of agile, ambitious, and big-picture thinkers who share our drive to harness our collective talents to do something bigger.   
Our team is made up of the industry's best. We share a common commitment to question the ordinary, infuse everything we do with creativity, and challenge our industry to redefine what’s possible.   
Join us as we move past working for a living, and toward building better communities with smart, influential design.   

How to Apply

Please apply with your resume and cover letter using the link at the top of this page.  You will be redirected to our internal application platform.  

WalterFedy strives to create a culture of inclusivity and diversity. We strongly encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including those from groups traditionally underrepresented in the workforce. We are committed to equal opportunity hiring practice and will not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, creed, national origin, citizenship, status, age, sex, gender identity/expression, marital or domestic partnership status, or disability.  
Should you require accommodation to participate in the application process, please contact hr@walterfedy.com or call 519-576-2150.  
Thank you for your interest in WalterFedy!