Amec Foster Wheeler Lead Structural Engineer in Burlington, Ontario

Wood is recruiting for a Lead Structural Engineer to join our Environment & Infrastructure Solutions group based out of either Burlington, London OR Cambridge, Ontario. As the Lead Structural Engineer you will lead the planning and design of various structures; highway; transit; rail & buildings.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business development, including identifying and developing bid opportunities, managing client relationships and attending industry events

  • Supervising designers and technical staff, addressing staffing needs and issues, responding to proposals

  • Managing the structural task of multi-discipline projects, consisting of developing structure rehabilitation or replacement strategies, completing structural analysis, design for a variety of structures and preparing contract documents and reports

  • Complete structural designs and calculations

  • Preparing and presenting information to clients and the public

  • Effectively communicate with clients, team staff and management

  • Initiate in the development of new business

  • Prepare proposals, cost estimates and tender documents

  • Perform structural condition assessments, inspections and retrofit designs for commercial and industrial facilities

  • Bachelor Degree in a relevant discipline, Civil Structural Engineering

  • 7+ years of progressive experience with building capabilities in multi-story parking parkades and transit building / rail station work

  • Currently registered as a P.Eng

  • Strong written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Experienced in structural analysis and design

  • Experienced in preparation of tender document plans and specifications

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2018-24572

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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Street: 3215 North Service Road