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Structural Engineer

IBI Group

IBI Group

Software Engineering
Vancouver, BC, Canada
Posted on Saturday, June 22, 2024

Company Description

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets.

We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world’s most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Job Description

Arcadis Building Structural Group is working on multiple projects including buildings and subway stations in western provinces of Canada. We are looking for a licensed Structural Engineer (SE in BC preferred) to join our team. You will be engaged to structural design on buildings, industrial plants, and subway/LRT underground stations. You will also work on construction support as project needs.

This role sits within our global business area Places. We work with our clients around the world to create, support, and enhance smart, safe and sustainable places where people live, work, learn and thrive. Places impact the quality of people’s lives; whether new homes, shops, workplaces, schools and hospitals, manufacturing, research and development facilities, or data and distribution centers. People and communities thrive when the spaces in which they live, work, move and play are designed and managed in a way that best meets their needs.

Working within our Design and Engineering teams, you'll create some of the world’s most iconic and ground-breaking structures and spaces that transform the world around us, from making journeys easier to opening up public places that bring people together.

Role accountabilities:

  • Lead structural design team to achieve project successful delivery.
  • Coordinate structural design and construction with other disciplines.
  • Collaborate with external stakeholders and clients.
  • Carry out structural modelling, analysis, and design.
  • Prepare and review structural reports and drawings.
  • Review construction submittal.
  • Identify structural deficiency, provide remedial options.
  • Review of constructability, staging drawings, construction schedule and cost estimate.
  • Work with construction team and discuss the best solutions.
  • Attend meetings with clients and Stakeholders as needed and when required.
  • Coordinate Engineering and commercial issues with the construction team.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum University Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering.
  • Professional Registration with EGBC as a P.Eng, SE designation is preferred.
  • 6+ years of experience in structural design projects including buildings and underground structures.
  • Design experience with complex building and underground projects.
  • Past experience working on underground and/or surface rapid transit projects (subway, LRT) is a definite asset.
  • Proficient knowledge on building codes and standards.
  • Strong communication, and negotiation skills with an ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing; able to independently write reports and correspondence.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong design and construction support coordination skills.
  • Must be proficient in structural analysis softwares, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint), and Acrobat/Bluebeam (redlines/comments).
  • Must be able to work in design environment and on site and travel to project site.

Additional Information

Why Arcadis?

We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It’s why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.

You’ll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you’ll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging:

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are proud to support the growth and equality of our people through initiatives like our Mentorship Program, Global Women’s Network, and Diversity & Inclusion Council. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. The related salary, compensation and benefits will be discussed in detail with the considered candidates for this position.

As part of Arcadis' selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role under consideration for, prior to receiving a job offer. These could include: work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification, identity check, credit report, criminal offence and driver’s license record.

Join Arcadis. Create a legacy.