Early Career Structural Designer (BC)

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Date: May 18, 2019

Location: Burnaby, BC, CA

Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 79670  

Key Duties & Responsibilities:
• Primarily focused on designing temporary structures (steel, wood, concrete, manufactured items, etc.) for the aid in construction activities for Kiewit projects;
• Work with our engineering teams in developing preliminary and final design plans and details;
• Detailing of structural connections for steel and concrete structures;
• Participate in design reviews to evaluate design concepts and make recommendations;
• Use AutoCAD and 3D modeling software;
• Producing documents with MS Office; Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook;
• Follow company’s CAD Standards and work with DOT Standards, when applicable

Expertise Required:
• 0 to 5 years’ experience in CAD production of structural designs;
• General knowledge of design principles and materials for structural work;
• Read and understand construction documents;
• Proficiency in AutoCAD;
• Basic skills in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint);
• Basic to advanced knowledge of 3D modeling a plus;
• The ability to clearly communicate and collaborate with Engineers and Designers;
• Critical thinking skills necessary with the ability to plan and conceptualize;
• Capable of recognizing conflicts and discrepancies with strong attention to detail.

About Kiewit 
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different
•    Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record 
•    Named to the Best Workplaces in Canada by the Great Place to Work Institute Canada for the sixth year in a row 
•    Extended health, dental and vision insurance where employees can get expert support for work, life, and everything in between 
•    RRSP plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of weekly base wages 
•    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year, in addition to statutory holidays per each province’s guidelines 
•    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development, and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs 

Kiewit believes in equal opportunity in employment practices without discrimination, and complies with all laws regarding human rights in the provinces where we operate.


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