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Stantec Co-op Student, Structural in Ottawa, Ontario

The buildings that make up the landscape of our daily lives seem like permanent fixtures, fastened to a time and place. But what if that didn’t have to be true? What if our built environment — where we live, learn, play, and conduct business — carried us forward instead?

Our Buildings practice keeps people at its heart, recognizing that our shared journey forward is shaped by the meaningful and responsive places we design. From iconic designs to monumental groundbreakings, join us to bring transformational building solutions to life. Every day we apply our expertise, creativity, and passion to propel communities into the future—join us!

Your Opportunity

We are currently seeking a Structural Engineering Student for our Ottawa office for a 12-16 month placement. The successful candidate will be part of the Structural Engineering team within the Building’s Engineering group.

Your Key Responsibilities

Providing assistance to Project Managers and Senior Structural Engineers in the design/analysis of new, renovated, and rehabilitated buildings` structures from the conceptual stage through to construction administration.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Demonstrated skill at organizing and planning work within tight deadlines.

  • Detailed attention to requirements and ensuring quality work.

  • Demonstrates sound judgment and common sense at work.

  • The ability to work independently and maintain productivity unsupervised.

  • The discipline to maintain required safe work procedures in any environment.

  • Experienced at working well in a team environment.

  • Strong English verbal and writing skills are required.

  • French language skills are considered an asset.

  • Ability to travel within Canada may be required.

  • Current Driver's license is required.

  • A working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit is an asset.

  • Familiar with the National and Ontario Building Codes, CAN/CSA S16, A23.3, 086, S-136, AISC and other design guides.

  • A working knowledge of Structural Engineering Analysis/Design Software such as: ETABS, SAP, S-Frame, SAFE and WoodWorks is beneficial.

Education and Experience

Working toward a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Structural Engineering.

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: Co-op/Summer/Intern Student

Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Ottawa

Employee Status: Temporary

Job Level: Entry Level

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 1900038W