Mechanical Technologist

SNC-Lavalin - Ottawa, ON (8 months ago)

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Why join us?

Designing for the future is about more than predicting what it looks like. It’s about having the know-how and the expertise to turn predictions into projects that deliver results and meet ever-changing needs. That’s what we do every day: for our clients, for their customers and for the sustainable future of our business and the world we operate in.

Here at SNC-Lavalin’s Ottawa office, we believe in developing our employees to their utmost potential. We promote teamwork and collaboration, which is why our culture speaks for itself; our people are motivated to give their best and have a sense of personal fulfillment. Each member of our team is integral in ensuring a positive work place backed by a company committed to the safety of its employees.

Our once small office has seen exponential and continuous growth since its opening in 2016, going from 3 to over 100 employees! To keep the positive trend going, we are seeking to add another superstar to our team…

The Infrastructure Engineering division is currently looking for a Mechanical Technologist for its National Capital Region office. The incumbent must have experience working on building projects in Commercial/Retail, Residential and Institutional Markets.

How will you contribute to the team?

Pre-Design site reviews. The successful proponent will be responsible to assess field as-built conditions.
Review and interpret existing engineering drawings and specifications, in order to resolve design and field engineering challenges.
Coordinating work schedules,
Drafting and preparation of design drawings and specifications.
Prepare engineering design calculations for review by Senior Engineers
Assist in the overall coordination with other Engineering Disciplines.
Assist Senior Engineers in the revision of drawings and specifications at all stages of document preparation, Review, Building Permit, Tender and Construction
Participating in technical studies and creation of reports
Contributing to the planning, budgeting and scheduling of work to achieve prescribed objectives
Providing construction phase services, e.g. shop drawings review, site inspections, etc.

What will you contribute?

Graduate of a two- or three-year technology program at the College Level
Designation or eligibility to become a Certified Engineering Technologist or Certified Technician
1 to 3 year of relative experience in Buildings Mechanical Systems
Knowledge of AutoCAD is required.
Experience in BIM software (REVIT) for the production of building design drawings used in the construction industry is preferred, especially that of mechanical systems.
Understanding principles of equipment layouts with respect to installation, servicing and safe operations
The approach to coordinating multi-discipline BIM design teams, familiarity with interpretation of architectural and structural building models.
Strong understanding of engineering disciplines and knowledge of reciprocal effects of the work upon other disciplines/fields;
Strong understanding of industry and regulatory standards and design criteria;
Proficiency in a variety of standard engineering methods and techniques;
Proficient with design and analysis, including use of engineering software;

What we offer at SNC-Lavalin:
Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes
Competitive salary
Motivational financial package & flexible benefits
Defined contribution pension plan in which SNC-Lavalin contributes
Work equipment provided according to the season (boot, bib, helmet, gloves, etc.);
Employee Share Ownership Plan (ESOP)
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
3 weeks of vacation time
Learning and development programs, training, career opportunities

You wish to leverage your experience and contribute to this position? Apply now!

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Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project management company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices around the world, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide comprehensive end-to-end project solutions – including capital investment, consulting, design, engineering, construction, sustaining capital and operations and maintenance – to clients in oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power. On July 3, 2017, SNC-Lavalin acquired Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.