Graduate Structural Designer/EIT - Military veterans preferred

2020-02-04
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Thornhill
Canada

Canada - Ontario, Thornhill

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Structural Designer/EIT for employment in the Markham office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The Graduate Structural Designer/EIT will be responsible for:

  • Assist senior engineers with structural design and construction review for multiple building engineering projects.

  • Responsibilities include: interpret project requirements, develop proposed solutions, comply with applicable codes and standards, client liaison, site investigations, report preparation, computer modeling, structural analysis and design, preparation of contract drawings and specifications, assist with CAD technicians, coordination with other disciplines, construction review and contract administration. Assist with managing task or project time and budget goals. Utilize analytical, organizational and communication skills. Research and confirm assignments meet building codes, regulatory and industry codes, laws and requirements, as well as client requirements.

  • Participate in a wide variety of projects types including: transit facilities, subway stations, maintenance facilities, office buildings, parking structures, public facilities, municipal & industrial buildings, water and wastewater treatment facilities.

  • Assist with broad objectives for innovation by identifying creative solutions to address challenging technical issues such as evaluating alternative framing systems, strengthening existing building to carry additional loads and incorporating sustainable design initiatives into projects.

  • Report to the Structural Department Manager and work with a team of architects, structural, mechanical, electrical, and civil engineers, as well as transportation engineers and environmental scientists.

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + None or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors or Masters in Civil Engineering, Structural or related field

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Structural

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 233518BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.