STRUCTURAL ENGINEER IN TRAINING

Location: Kitchener, Hamilton or Toronto

Practice: Structural Engineering

Posted: 01-20-2023

Expires: N/A

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Role at a Glance

Reporting to the Structural Engineering Team Manager, this entry-level position focuses on structural engineering design of buildings and other projects, which will include working with Structural analysis and design software as well as Revit. You will work under the supervision of a Senior Structural Engineer and in collaboration with other disciplines as part of an integrated project team.

This role will provide you with an opportunity to develop your engineering design skills as you begin your career as a Structural Engineer, while helping you develop a unique skill set as an expert in integrated design.

 

**This is a hybrid role and is open to applicants interested in working at any of our offices: Kitchener, Hamilton, or Toronto**


You’ll Love This Role If

  • You are interested in growing in an interdisciplinary environment where your designs are supported by a multi-discipline team.
  • 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

  • Solve simple and complex design problems by leveraging your structural engineering knowledge and experience.
  • Perform structural analysis calculations using modeling software and other tools.
  • Assist our team of experienced technologists to prepare structural drawing packages.
  • Co-ordinate the structural work with other design disciplines involved in each project
  • Assist with investigative engineering work
  • Offer thoughtful design solutions for straightforward and complex design challenges for a diverse clientele base
  • Work directly with internal and external clients, under guidance as required.

What You Bring to the Table

  • Recent or soon to be graduates from Bachelor’s degree programs in Engineering with a focus on Structural Engineering are encouraged to apply.
  • Eligible to become a registered Engineering-in-Training (EIT) through PEO.
  • Prior work experience, including co-op/internship experience in an engineering consulting firm is an asset.
  • Ability to effectively work in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Experience with ETABS, Safe, Risa, Revit, software is an asset.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.

 

Life at WalterFedy

We are a people-first organization that embraces a hybrid work strategy. This approach gives our team the autonomy and flexibility to choose what work environment mix is best for them based on their role, team, clients, and personal needs.

 

As one of Ontario’s leading multi-discipline design and construction collectives, our ambition goes beyond great design – we are 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 questioning the ordinary, infusing everything we do with creativity, and challenging 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 on 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!