Civil Engineer Job Posting

Girard Engineering currently has available a civil engineer job posting for the position of Junior Civil Engineer. Please forward resume, cover letter and references by e-mail to Drew Fallowfield.

Languages: English

Education: Bachelor’s degree

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.):
Soon to be registered as a Professional Engineer; Registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial association; Eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial association

Experience: 3 years or more

Area of Work Experience: Quality assurance or control; Inspection of facilities; Design; Drawing review, Code review and Standards Review

Area of Specialization: Construction; Structural engineering, Municipal engineering, Site engineering, Drainage & Storm water management

Work Setting: Small consulting engineering firm

Specific Skills: Supervise technicians and technologists and review and approve designs, calculations and cost estimates; Confer with clients and other members of the engineering team and conduct research to determine project requirements; Plan and design civil projects such as buildings, roads, water and waste management systems and structural fabrications; Evaluate and recommend appropriate building and construction materials; Interpret, review and approve survey and civil design work; Conduct field services for civil works; Ensure construction plans meet guidelines and specifications of building codes and other regulations; Establish and monitor construction work schedules; Conduct feasibility studies, economic analyses, able to interpret and integrate environmental impact studies or other investigations; Conduct technical analyses of survey and field data for development of topographic, soil, hydrological or other information and prepare reports; Act as project or site supervisor for land survey or construction work; Prepare project estimates and review and evaluate tenders for construction projects

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities: Fast-paced environment; Work under pressure; Attention to detail; Ability to distinguish between colours; Sound discrimination; Combination of sitting, standing, walking; Medium workload; Tight deadlines; Overtime may be required during peak season

Computer and Technology Knowledge: AutoCAD; Revitt; Data analysis software; MS Office; Structural software packages

Personal Suitability: Effective interpersonal skills; Accurate; Team player; Excellent oral communication; Excellent written communication; Sound judgement; Organized