Stantec System

Junior Structural Engineer

Location US-AZ-Tempe
Posted Date 6 months ago(8/31/2017 12:59 PM)
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Your Opportunity

At our core, we’re a community. Together, we exercise creative thought, developing designs as individual as the people and projects we touch. From approval and permitting to design and construction management services, we help wherever we can. The goals of our clients and their communities remain at the center of everything we create. Join our community, and help us get mined materials to the global communities who need them. Help us connect with our stakeholders and build lasting relationships.

Your Duties

Our Mining group has an opportunity for a Junior Structural Engineer in our Tempe, AZ  office.  You would work with various clients in completing studies and detailed engineering projects for underground and surface mining operations.  You would have the opportunity to work on a variety of projects across North America and abroad.


Responsibilities include:



  • Understanding and working per the requirements of the Stantec Safety  Culture.
  • As a Discipline Engineer you are expected to make a personal commitment towards preserving the health and safety of all our employees. You will demonstrate your commitment to safety on a daily basis through actions and involvement in our employees’ work, by ensuring compliance to the company safety programs and initiatives, and strictly adhering to rules, regulations and procedures. Your personal commitment to safety will help us achieve our ultimate goal of zero harm within our operations.
  • Working in compliance with all Health and Safety rules and regulations for Stantec and its clients.
  • Ensuring all applicable safety codes, regulations and guidelines are met by appropriate design and use of technology.
  • Review and analysis of drawings for possible safety and constructability problems prior to issue to clients.


  • Structural design and analysis to applicable codes. Typical structures include headframes, hoist houses, collar houses, conveyor galleries, equipment foundations, bins, shaft steel structures, and other mine related infrastructure.
  • Work with Professional Engineers and designers on fit-for-purpose designs that meet the client’s needs and requests.
  • Interface with other disciplines and project management to execute projects as per the project plan.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

As the ideal candidate, you have:

  • A Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering with a focus on structural
  • 0 to 4 years of engineering, design, and construction experience in heavy industry, particularly surface and/or underground mining
  • Experience in Mining, Heavy Industrial or the construction industry is an asset
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, along with excellent interpersonal abilities and team centered focus
  • Willingness to travel to client sites and other Stantec offices
  • Enthusiastic, self-starter attitude with the ability to work independently
  • Knowledge of STAAD Pro is an asset

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