Design Engineer
Department
Engineering
Location(s)
Aylmer
Job Description
Responsibilities
  • Designing the company products in an efficient manner, with a minimum of supervision
  • Sealing of drawings including review and sealing of drawings by junior designers (EIT)
  • Receiving building orders assigned to him/her and carrying out the necessary structural design calculations relating to all components of the building to ensure the most efficient use of material which at the same time meet the building code requirements and company policies
  • Checking and sealing of building reactions, loading and preliminary drawings for conformation to the approved design
  • Reviewing any suggestions by drafting or manufacturing which would improve the efficiency of the product and building systems. Assisting with special projects as assigned
  • Keeping abreast of new developments such as code changes or new technology (i.e. design software)
  • Visual inspection of fabrication plant and job sites from time to time, to be informed on the application of designs and conformance of building products
  • Assisting Sales and Estimating in the quoting process when required and attend project site meetings as required
  • Assist with review and implementation of MBS design enhancements and verification of in-house design software as it relates to Engineering
Functional Skill Requirements
Education and experience
  • Civil Engineering Degree from an accredited University
  • Must be licensed in good standing with Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) or in final stages of licensing/EIT program.
  • Understanding of Engineering principles related to steel design of Steel/Metal Building Systems including light gauge steel design
  • Strong working knowledge of MBS design software would be a benefit
  • Working knowledge of 3D design software such as ADA, Risa or STAAD would be an asset
  • Knowledge of steel fabrication and welding processes
  • Computer programming experience would be an asset
  • Bilingualism in French would be an asset
Company: Steelway Building Systems