Careers – ASSET – Structural Engineer

Who we are:

CWA Engineers Inc. is a privately-owned EPCM firm that services the resource sector throughout North and South America. We are growing in a diverse range of industries, including mining and minerals processing, ports and terminals, construction aggregates, engineered wood products, pulp and paper, petrochemicals, municipal infrastructure, and utilities.

At CWA, we embrace a culture of innovation, excellence, and continuous improvement while providing a flexible work-life schedule. We hold innovation competitions, host regular lunch-and-learn sessions, participate in intramural sports and after-work activities, and provide 17 earned days off each year in addition to vacation days.

With our expanding client base and growing project needs, we are looking to add one qualified structural engineer to join our dynamic ASSET Reliability Division. The position will be based in our Vancouver office at the Broadway Tech Centre, with amenities including a fitness centre, basketball and volleyball courts, an outdoor BBQ area, restaurants, cafés, bike lockers, underground parking, a daycare facility, and convenient access to the Renfrew SkyTrain Station.  

Position overview:

As an integral member of our ASSET Reliability Division, your role will include performing equipment and facility condition inspections, compiling and writing reports, and preparing drawings, estimates, and proposals. This position involves occasional travel to job sites on a short-term basis to perform inspection work and requires the ability to liaise with clients, contractors, and other engineering consultants. The position also involves performing engineering and design for a variety of projects often related to the inspection work being performed.

Who you are:

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications and characteristics:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Structural Engineering and registration as a professional engineer with EGBC.
  • Five to ten years of relevant design experience including conveying systems, bulk loading and unloading equipment, buildings, and structural support systems for process equipment.
  • Experience conducting inspections and repair designs for infrastructure at ports, marine terminals, and mines and for a range of bulk material handling equipment including shiploaders, ship unloaders, reclaimers, and rail car dumpers. 
  • Experience with repair design for concrete, steel, and timber.
  • A demonstrated ability to liaise with clients, contractors, and consultants.
  • A natural ability to take on a leadership role and mentor junior engineers and designers.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills in English.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • A valid BC driver’s license.

This is an ideal opportunity for a professional who is driven by solving real-world problems, enjoys working on a variety of unique and innovative projects, and is willing to take on new challenges within a growing team.

Application process:

If what we have outlined above matches your profile, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your application to the following location:

Please submit your application in .pdf format to hr@cwaengineers.com with the subject line as follows: Structural Engineer – Full Name – ASSET Reliability Division.

We thank you in advance for your interest and effort in applying. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

No phone calls or recruiters, please.