Entry Level Structural Coordinator/Engineer - Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers - 2024

Location: 

Laval, Quebec, CA

Requisition ID: 171767 

Job Level: Entry Level 

Home District/Group: Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers 

Department: Design Engineering 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers (KIE) is seeking an Early Career Structural Coordinator/Engineer for bridge and infrastructure projects in our Laval, QC office. We are looking for highly motivated candidate to perform a variety of design and analysis tasks related to bridges and diverse structures, construction methods, seismic design, design reviews, and conceptual and final designs. The candidate should have between 0-3 years of experience in engineering plan production and preparation of engineering calculations, be technically competent and familiar with current tools/programs/software, and CADD production practices. 

District Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering's Design-Build team is driving clients to turn to Kiewit during all stages of design-build. Through our integrated design and construction approach, our multi-disciplinary team works together to improve schedule, control costs, and minimize risk. Our construction-focused engineers work collaboratively with our clients, estimators and builders to design tailored solutions that are innovative, constructible, and designed with a focus on safety. Clients benefit from the proven processes and tools used by Kiewit to minimize project risk. We are an in-house resource that supports projects throughout the company. Our staff shares experiences gained, innovative concepts, and best practices for all projects that we support.

 

Kiewit’s management and implementation of this process lead to safe, cost-effective, and innovative designs that exceed client expectations and furthers Kiewit’s legacy of excellence.

 

On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. We will train you, develop your skills, and allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building RRSP and unbeatable growth opportunities, by joining Kiewit, you’re ensuring a lifetime of success.

 

Location

This position is based out of our Laval, Quebec office.

Responsibilities

  • Perform modeling (2D and 3D), analysis and design calculations for bridge structures as well as ensure the accuracy of the design drawings;
  • Have the knowledge and ability to analyze and design according to codes, design criteria, and structural theories;
  • Contribute to engineering and CADD teams in developing preliminary and final plans and details;
  • Identify and understand technical requirements of high-risk projects and implement engineering principles to develop solutions;
  • Identify, interpret, and apply appropriate design standards and codes; ensure compliance with contract documents;
  • Participate in technical meetings and discussions; and strategize solutions to complex or unique technical problems;
  • Identify and implement new technologies that provide a competitive advantage;
  • Identify technical differentiators and develop schemes for key project pursuits;
  • Ensure all work is performed in compliance with Kiewit and/or project-specific Quality Management plans.
  • Regular, reliable attendance

Qualifications

  • Accredited Bachelor of Engineering degree in Structural or Civil Engineering with an emphasis on bridge design;
  • Master’s degree or greater in Structural Engineering is preferred;
  • 0 - 3 years experience in relevant structural engineering design;
  • Professional Engineer licensure (or eligible) within Canada;
  • Theoretical knowledge of overall structural engineering principles;
  • Experience with the design of multiple bridge types in concrete and steel, and knowledge of staged construction analysis;
  • Experience with Design-Build delivery is preferred;
  • Experience with engineering design software is preferred, i.e. programs such as MIDAS, CSI Bridge, Advance Design America, LUSAS, SOFiSTiK etc.;
  • Have the knowledge and ability to analyze and design according to structural theories, design criteria, and codes such as CAN/CSA S-6, AASHTO LRFD, AISC, ACI, and other provincial and North American design codes;
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work in multidisciplinary teams;
  • Ability to travel as business requires.

We believe in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination and comply with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.


There’s no limit to what you’ll do at Kiewit. Whether you’re building or supporting projects that provide communities with dependable energy, safe transportation, clean water, or access to health care, the work you do will positively impact people’s lives for generations to come. 

Here you’ll have endless opportunities to expand your expertise through on-the-job experience and internal and external training and development opportunities. 

We offer our full-time staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry. From top-tier health care programs to employee assistance programs and retirement planning, we aim to provide you with the tools you need to be successful in the areas of life that matter most to you.

Kiewit is an equal-opportunity employer, and we believe a diverse workforce is vital to the success of our business. We continue our efforts to attract, develop and retain employees from all backgrounds who are passionate about our industry.  

We are committed to veteran and military hiring and will consider relevant military experience as equivalent to qualification requirements.


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