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Mechanical Technologist

R-034428
  1. Ottawa
  1. Cities & development

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. http://www.snclavalin.com

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