Stantec System

  • Civil Structural Engineer

    Location US-WA-Bellevue
    Posted Date 1 month ago(4/13/2018 12:01 PM)
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    Power Engineering
  • Your Opportunity

    Stantec is currently looking to add a Civil Engineer to support our Bellevue, WA Waterpower and Dams practice. The ideal candidate will have a strong background and/or interest in engineering design of dams and hydroelectric power generation facilities.



    This position applies advanced knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields, with specific emphasis on structural engineering related to large heavy civil infrastructure. The candidate must have familiarity with common methods for structural analysis and design of structures using relevant codes and standards. Applicant must be capable of working effectively individually and with teams, and be willing to learn from peers and supervisors.

    Your Duties


    • Perform preliminary and detailed civil /structural analysis and design for concrete, steel, masonry and wood structures.  
    • Support multi-disciplinary teams on civil and structural engineering projects.
    • Evaluate alternatives and resolve technical questions.
    • Assist with preparation of budgets and scopes of work.
    • Organize, draft and coordinate production of drawings and specifications to ensure technical accuracy.
    • Participant on multidisciplinary teams in an office environment as well as in virtual team environments.
    • Prepare studies, design criteria, design reports, plans and specifications, and quality assurance reviews of designs and construction plans.
    • Organize, draft and coordinate production of various reports to ensure technical consistency and inclusion of appropriate documentation
    • Inspect construction for compliance with specifications; review and approve vendor and contractor drawings; conduct field inspections; review progress versus schedule
    • Serve as project engineer on small- to mid-sized projects and work on several projects concurrently.
    • Assist in project administration including gathering information, drafting proposals, drafting correspondence, and preparing progress reports.
    • Assist technical staff in field activities including site inspections, shop inspections, monitoring and other fieldwork
    • Work in a manner to ensure your personal safety and that of fellow employees by following company health and safety guideline and policies.

    Your Capabilities and Credentials


    •  B.S. in Civil Engineering

          • Engineer in Training (EIT) certification
          • Strong organizational skills and excellent computer skills.

    • 5 to 8 years’ experience in analysis, design, and engineering services during construction of large infrastructure.
    • Strong oral and written communication skills.
    • Ability to prepare complete, concise and organized engineering calculations and analyses.
    • Willingness to be a part of a large global engineering company, and to work with teams in other offices around the world. 
    • Solid knowledge of relevant design codes and standards.

    Willingness to travel occasionally for short-term assignments. 


    Preferred Qualifications:

    • PE license
    • Master's Degree in Civil Engineering
    • Supervisory skills
    • Previous work experience in structural design of hydraulic structures.

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