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Road Design Technician / Technologist – Transportation Team

Salary and benefits

TBD

Organization name

R.J. Burnside and Associates Limited

Duties

We are currently seeking a Road Designer with 1 – 3 years of AutoCAD, Civil 3D and Microstation InRoads Design experience, or a recent grad with similar work experience to join our Transportation Team in Newmarket.

Many of our projects are multi-disciplinary so we are looking for an individual who thrives working in a team environment but also has the drive to take the lead on the process aspect of each assigned project. Our ideal candidate needs to be comfortable in and enjoy working with Civil 3D, Microstation and AutoCAD. Producing quality engineering drawings is a key part of this position. As such, we are looking for an individual who is organized and meticulous in their work.

ROLE SPECIFICS

At the outset, we are hoping the individual that fills this role will produce drawings based on mark-ups, red-lines and sketches prepared by technical staff; however, there is a lot of room to grow in this position. With experience and mentoring; we expect the team member to be able to start drawings from conceptual and progress the drawings to approximately 66% with limited oversight from our engineers and senior technicians.

The team focuses largely on road design across an extensive geography area. Projects are variable and range from small road improvements to large scale regional road improvements. The team assists clients on projects from concept to completion.

This is a fantastic opportunity to further develop in a career in transportation by joining a dynamic team that takes on challenging projects and provides excellent rewards and benefits in return.

THE POSITION WILL INVOLVE (BUT IS NOT LIMITED TO) CARRYING OUT THE FOLLOWING TASKS, AND INCLUDES:

  • Utilize AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microstation Inroads to design and produce functional, preliminary and detailed design drawings for all classes of roads, sewer and watermain projects;
  • Production of detailed engineering drawings including plan, profile, and section drawings;
  • Proactively advance design techniques and procedures to support designers, project managers and technicians;
  • Prepare cost estimates, quantities, and tender packages;
  • Prepare necessary reports including calculations;
  • Undertake site visits and construction field reviews; and
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

THE FOLLOWING QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS ARE REQUIRED:

  • Diploma/certificate in Civil Engineering from a civil engineering technology program
  • Proficiency in design software including AutoCAD, Civil 3D, and MicroStation
  • Experience working as part of a project team in a consulting environment and within a multi-office environment
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and analytical skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills

How to Apply

Please visit our website to apply: https://www.rjburnside.com/careers/road-design-technician-technologist-transportation-team/

Deadline for applications

11/25/2019