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Jacobs Senior Structural Engineer in Burnaby, British Columbia

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

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Your Impact:

We are looking for a Senior Structural Engineer in our Burnaby, BC office to participate in the development of design calculations, numerical modelling, technical specifications, plans, elevations, sections and details for various structural projects, including water /wastewater treatment, pumping stations, transportation, institutional, commercial and industrial facilities.

In this role, you'll be involved in all aspects of structural design. You will develop designs from a conceptual level through to a detailed design using advanced structural modelling supported by hand calculations and approximations. You are knowledgeable of local code requirements so that you can develop structural design criteria such as gravity, wind and seismic loads. If you're up for the challenge, we've been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress!

In this role, you will:

• Perform design calculations and modelling for structures made of steel, concrete, wood and masonry.

• Possesses a thorough knowledge of static and dynamic analysis, strength of materials, finite element modeling, and building/structure systems.

• Serve as a technical leader and mentor to designers /drafters and less experienced engineers.

• Provide design and design management deliverables to other Project Managers

Here’s What You’ll Need:

• B.Sc. or M.Sc. in Structural Engineering or related field

• P.Eng. designation in BC

• Minimum 20 years of structural design experience

• Minimum 10 years’ experience in the structural design of municipal water / wastewater and related post-disaster facilities in areas of high seismicity in Canada.

• Experience with structural analysis software (i.e., STAAD, RAM, SAP2000, Visual Analysis, etc)

• Experience with seismic design, specific to British Columbia preferred

• Experience delivering projects in Revit

• Experience with water retaining structures

• Excellent communication skills and the ability to work with individuals at all levels of the organization

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.