We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.
The role of a Civil Designer is to work as a team member on roadways, bridge and culvert/hydraulic projects under the guidance of an Engineer. The Civil Designer will utilize their knowledge and experience to contribute to a variety of projects ranging from conceptual design through to construction services.
A Civil Designer will perform a variety of tasks which may include assisting with the development of conceptual and detailed engineered plans, and construction administration/support of structures and facilities such as bridges, railroads, roads, airports, other projects.
Your Key Responsibilities
Completion of various design and drafting tasks for transportation projects.
Preparation of contract drawings and support with the development of tender specifications.
Assist in the preparation of reports, studies, evaluations and cost estimates.
Assist with or performing periodic field reviews and site visits when required.
Provide topographic layouts, cross-sectional surveys, and calculate quantities including earthworks (excavation, backfill, stockpiles), water volumes and surface areas, construction layouts, drainage surveys, and road surveys.
Provide occasional inspection assistance to bridge inspectors and testers.
Review shop drawings and other support documents for construction.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Completion of a Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or similar program.
Accredited or eligible for accreditation with SASTT.
Minimum 5 to 10 years’ working experience within the transportation sector.
Field construction experience related to bridges, roads, land development or other heavy civil engineering projects is an asset.
Topographic and/or construction survey experience will be considered an asset.
Proficient in AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and Excel spreadsheets. Proficiency with other relevant design software programs will be an asset.
Ability to solve problems using sound professional judgment, creativity and innovation.
Takes initiative on tasks and in coordinating with other members of the design team.
Knowledge of T.A.C. (Transportation Association of Canada) and SMHI (Saskatchewan Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure) Standards is considered an asset.
Must have a valid Driver’s license.
Education and Experience
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering Technology or related field & Working toward licensure. Minimum of 5-10 years of experience.
Position will be a combination of office and field work. Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Job: Civil Designer
Primary Location: Canada-Saskatchewan-Regina
Other Locations: Canada-Saskatchewan-Saskatoon
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Req ID: 190002K2