Junior Structural Engineer - Ports & Marine



Junior Structural Engineer - Ports & Marine



Employment Type:



per year

Job Description:

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Canada is seeking a full-time employee as Junior Structural Engineer with 1 to 3 years of experience, preferably in Ports & Marine structures.

Responsibilities include:
  • Conduct site visits / inspections,
  • Prepare field inspections reports,
  • Prepare drawings of field sketches using AutoCAD.
  • Collect and analyze data under the supervision of an experienced engineer,
  • Conduct due diligence for multiple projects prior to field work.
  • Build analytic and design skills,
  • Use computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems,
  • Create designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer,
  • Read and interpret structural and architectural drawings, specifications, and design requirements related to industrial and commercial applications.
  • Perform s work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.

Skills / Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in structural or civil engineering,
  • Registration as an Engineer-in-Training with Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia.
  • A minimum of 1 year of full-time engineering work experience.
  • Basic knowledge of structural steel, reinforced concrete, masonry, and timber design,
  • Basic knowledge of design/building codes such as the National Building Code of Canada, CSA Design Codes,
  • Basic knowledge of structural analysis software including STAAD Pro, SAP 2000 and technical software tools such as MathCAD,
  • Basic proficiency with AutoCAD,
  • Proficiency with computer software such as Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)
  • Excellent communication skills and a desire to learn and grow in the Ports & Marine engineering field.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Work experience in Ports & Marine Structures is preferred.
  • Working knowledge of design/building codes such as the National Building Code of Canada, CSA 23, S6, S16, AISC Manual of Steel Construction, ACI 318, International Building Code, and ASCE 7
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD, Civil 3D and CADD 3D modeling
  • Master's degree in structural or civil engineering is preferred.

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
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