Glotman Simpson Consulting Engineers Field Engineer / Technician Full Time in Calgary, AB

Glotman Simpson Consulting Engineers

Branch Calgary AB CA

Field Engineer / Technician
Calgary, AB

3 years of construction site experience, including field reviews during construction; Preparing appropriate Construction Phase documentation;…

Glotman * Simpson Consulting Engineers, one of North America’s leading structural engineering firms, has been providing innovative solutions and unparalleled client service since 1964. For over 50 years, we’ve been delivering quality, cost conscious structural engineering consulting services for more than 5,000 projects in the areas of high-rise residential, seismic upgrade, commercial, industrial and institutional buildings.

Our firm is currently looking for a passionate FIELD ENGINEER / TECHNICIAN to join our Calgary, Alberta team. If you’re looking to expand your knowledge in a challenging technical environment, we’d like to hear from you! This is an exciting opportunity to develop your experience with a firm that offers excellent training to fit your current experience and to achieve your future goals.

If you’re our newest FIELD ENGINEER / TECHNICIAN, you possess the following knowledge, qualifications and abilities:

  • B.Sc. or B.Eng. in Civil Engineering with a Structural Major and/or a Diploma in Civil & Structural Engineering;
  • 3 years of construction site experience, including field reviews during construction;
  • Experience with reinforcing inspections prior to concrete pours (required);
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and ability to work with internal staff, clients and construction site personnel;
  • Ability to accurately read and interpret drawing plans;
  • Registration as a Professional Engineer or EIT with APEGA or registration with ASET; and,
  • Experience working with AutoCAD and REVIT is seen as a definite asset.

And, you’re also described as being:

  • Committed to providing exceptional service and technical excellence;
  • Able to interact professionally with all levels of business personnel and build strong working relationships;
  • A positive team player with the ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks, priorities and deliverables;
  • Someone who communicates clearly and concisely;
  • A quick learner with a desire to grow professionally and personally; and,
  • A difference-maker; inquisitive, innovative and hard working.

If this sounds like you, here’s what you can expect to be doing as a FIELD ENGINEER / TECHNICIAN:

  • Conducting field reviews and structural observations;
  • Attending site meetings during construction on behalf of the Project Engineer;
  • Reviewing shop drawings, contractor requests and RFI’s (working with Project Engineers and drafting staff to develop project solutions and preparing documentation such as Site Instructions etc.);
  • Analyzing applicable reports, drawings, blueprints, testing data, and related documentation;
  • Preparing appropriate Construction Phase documentation; and,
  • Providing engineering design and drafting assistance on a wide range of challenging and exciting building projects.

If this opportunity sounds like a great fit for you, please send us your cover letter + resume in PDF format . While we appreciate all interest in our firm, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.

Job Type: Full-time

Job Location:

  • Calgary, AB

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-01
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