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Stantec Senior Structural Engineer in Calgary, Alberta

As energy availability becomes increasingly critical, there’s no end to the scope and significance of your work — and to where it can take you at Stantec. Every day, we’re problem-solving and collaborating on projects that are as challenging as they are impactful. Whether designing a transformational cross-country pipeline, optimizing facilities, verifying the safety and reliability of an asset, or in the field overseeing construction projects, you’ll be joining a team of recognized industry experts on work that’s critical to our clients and our communities. The Oil & Gas industry is changing — and we’re helping clients stay ahead of the change. Join a team that’s working together with industry to deliver innovation for the long term on some of the most important and interesting projects around the world.

Your Opportunity

As a Senior Civil/Structural (CS) Engineer your role as a senior contributor on our professional consulting services team is to work independently to lead a CS team on large projects or a portfolio of projects of high complexity through all phases of a project lifecycle as well as execute small projects requiring specialized skills as a CS engineering specialist and/or project manager. You are responsible for developing and implementing an engineering discipline group or project team equipped with up-to-date engineering and design tools and innovations, technical and supervisory capabilities and operating procedures to successfully and efficiently execute projects and consulting services resulting in client satisfaction and on-time delivery.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical leadership of preliminary and detailed designs

  • Coordinate work within a multidiscipline team environment

  • Produce sketches and provide engineering input to drafting

  • Provide civil/structural technical support during construction phase of projects

  • Produce calculation packages, prepare project specifications and perform CS checking of drawings

  • Check work prepared by others in the CS group including junior engineering staff

  • Ensure all engineering work is performed in accordance with Quality programs

  • Provide CS engineering and design input to proposals and act as proposal lead for specialized CS project pursuits

  • Project manage or act as coordinating professional for CS based projects

  • Manage project budget and schedule with respect to deliverables

  • Monitor client satisfaction of CS execution and build client relations

  • Identify business development opportunities

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Requisite knowledge, interpretation, and application of structural design codes, standards, and applicable building codes

  • Perform building code studies and/or engage our Architectural group depending on code study complexity

  • Strong understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications

  • Strong knowledge of structural systems, means and methods, materials, and industry standards

  • Ability to lead one or more teams through all phases of project document production

  • Checks the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manages time to meet project budget and schedule

  • Participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought

  • Thorough understanding of structural engineering concepts and ability to communicate ideas to others

  • Well-developed understanding of other discipline scope, skills and responsibilities in order to mitigate project exaction gaps between CS and other interacting disciplines

  • Anticipate various Client stakeholder needs and raise potential mis-alignment from project base scope early to minimize impacts of scope changes

  • Strong presentation and interview skills

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite

  • Requires experience using structural engineering/finite element analysis software such as STAAD, S-Frame, SAP2000, Dyna 6, LPile

  • Demonstrated business development and marketing skills

  • Demonstrated leadership experience in professional engineering organizations or equivalent at the professional level

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering, Licensed Professional Engineer required.

  • Minimum of 12 years of experience.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Structural Engineer

Primary Location: Canada-Alberta-Calgary

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 190001T9