Rise to the Top
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Reference # KR- 12770
The Shaw Group is one of Eastern Canada’s leading natural resource manufacturers and community developers. With a specialty in products for the construction industry, they serve a variety of market sectors and produce close to 1,000 individual products in 12 facilities across the Maritimes. Operating on a decentralized basis through a number of divisions and subsidiaries to provide the best service for their clients, Shaw puts a strong focus on providing a work environment that recognizes individual and team achievements. Committed to making a positive contribution to the communities and regions they operate in, their market has grown to include all of North America and they export product all over the world. The Shaw Group is looking to add a Division Engineer to their Precast Solutions team in Lantz, Nova Scotia.
Shaw Precast Solutions is known for their commitment to design and produce the highest quality in a wide range of specialized concrete products including bridges, culverts, sewer & storm water treatment systems, and segmental retaining walls. As a Division Engineer, you will be responsible for designing these products and leading a team of drafters and modelers. In addition, you will be responsible for reviewing contract design requirements, assisting in the preparations of project estimates, quotations and tender submissions, completing quality checks of drawings and you’ll have the opportunity to be involved in aspects of the business outside of your department including technical sales, material procurement, quality assurance, shipping, on-site technical assistance, and new product development. Your strong interpersonal skills will allow you to work collaboratively with a variety of stakeholders including the leadership team, sales team, clients, frontline production workers, and plant management.
As the ideal candidate you have a degree in Civil Engineering and experience using Revit and AutoCAD. Your P.Eng. designation and experience in the construction industry, concrete and/or structural experience would be an asset. The strong attention to detail and organizational skills that you possess will help you to excel in this dynamic environment and you are known to be a motivated team player who is keen to go the extra mile to produce exceptional work. You also have the ability to translate complex ideas into plans that are easy to understand, and you are comfortable to build relationships with a variety of internal and external stakeholders.
By joining the team at The Shaw Group, you will be part of a team of engineers, designers, and innovators. Investments in the latest technologies have kept their products in the forefront of the industry since 1945. As the Division Engineer you will be given ownership and a fair amount of autonomy over your role and the leadership of your team. In an environment where no two days are the same, you will have a variety of responsibilities that will develop your professional capabilities. This is a chance to enhance your career at one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies, work with strong mentors, and grow within the organization. In exchange for the experience you bring, a competitive compensation and benefits package will be offered.
To express interest in this opportunity please apply online through the following link:
For more information contact Katherine Risley, Partner at 902-424-1120
or Emma Wach, Recruitment Specialist at 902-424-1104.
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Feb. 22, 2019, 2:05 p.m.