Engineer (Entry Level)

Teletek Structures Inc. - St. Jacobs, ON (30+ days ago)

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DESCRIPTION:
You’re a civil engineering grad looking for your perfect entry-level role.

You want an exciting, hands-on job in the dynamic telecommunications industry. You’re driven to prove yourself and want to put your knowledge to the test in the field.

You’re also a thrill-seeker – heights don’t scare you, and neither does working outdoors in the elements.

Join us, and soar to the top of your engineering career at Teletek Structures! We’re an engineering firm that builds and maintains the telecommunications infrastructure that supports major networks like Bell, Rogers and Telus.

We’re growing, and looking for entry-level engineers to join our close-knit team - could this be you?

Engineer (Entry Level)

As our new entry level engineer, you will work as part of an experienced field inspection team to complete inspections on cell tower structures. You’ll travel to different sites daily, mainly across Ontario, and sometimes to western Canada.

You’ll be responsible for two types of inspections: audit inspections and post inspections. You’ll complete inspections from the ground, and from the towers themselves (by climbing up between 100 to 1000 feet). For audits, you’ll perform structural analysis, and for post inspections, you’ll ensure everything is installed per engineering drawings.

Then, you’ll take your findings to assemble inspection reports. You’ll use your AutoCAD skills to create basic CAD drawings to illustrate your measured findings.

Your civil engineering education has prepared you for this job, but you’re the right person for this role if:

You’re comfortable working at heights: a big part of your job involves tethered climbing, from 100 feet to maximum of 1000 feet. Heights don’t scare you – you’re an adrenaline junkie who will love the daily adventure.

You enjoy working outdoors: you’ll be working outside, in all types of weather conditions. You’ll enjoy the fresh air, and not being stuck in an office. Ideally, you’ve had some experience working outdoors before.

You’re safety-conscious: working safely matters to you. You’ll take care to follow proper health and safety procedures to ensure your safety.

You’re ambitious: this is an entry-level role where you’ll put in the work to gain as much knowledge as you can about our industry and structures. As you gain experience, you’ll progress to a more senior role. This excites you, because you want to grow your career with us.

Working at Teletek Structures

For the last 12 years, Teletek Structures has built our reputation by providing a personal level of service to our clients, treating them like partners rather than customers. We care about our team in this same way. We’re a friendly group, who work very closely together, and we strive for a low-stress environment.

Working in a small company like ours means you’ll get exposure to many different aspects of the business. You’ll learn quickly here and gain diverse experience. We’re committed to supporting your learning and development, and will cover the cost of relevant training and courses.

The Details

This is a full time permanent position, working Monday to Friday. You’ll work in the field, and when you need to, in our St. Jacobs office. You’ll start your day between 7 and 8 am, working a full 8.5-hour day. Occasionally, you’ll work overtime to complete inspections. Overtime pay is available.

In addition to your 2 weeks’ vacation, you’ll receive 5 paid sick days, the week off between Christmas and New Year’s, benefits, and you’ll have potential to earn profit sharing bonuses.

Qualifications

You’re made for this role if you have the following qualifications:

A bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from an accredited university
Experience working with AutoCAD, professionally or academically
Valid driver’s license for travel to field inspection sites
Experience working with Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) at an intermediate level
Desire and ability to obtain working at heights certificate and/or completion of a working at heights certification

And you’ll be even better prepared if you have the following:
Experience in the engineering or construction industry

How to Apply

Our online application will give you the option to apply to this role as a complete person – not just a resume. The application will assess your qualifications, personality traits and workplace preferences, and should take 10 to 15 minutes to complete. After submitting, you'll receive an email inviting you to log in and view your assessment results.

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. If we can make this easier through accommodation in the recruitment process, please contact us using the “Help” button

We will review applications, with priority given to those who have completed the assessment, and look forward to hearing from you.