Senior Structural Engineer

Full-Time | Orillia

At Steenhof Building Services Group, we pride ourselves on being a fun and energetic engineering firm with offices located in prime cottage country. Our main office is in Orillia, where outdoor activities are at your footsteps: from snowmobiling and skiing, to hiking and boating, the options are endless. Our Orillia office is an hour away from downtown Toronto for nightlife and urban experiences.

We are interested in Senior Structural Engineers with appropriate qualifications that are on a fast track career, desire to work in a great innovative firm and are interested in a challenging and rewarding environment.


  • Structural design of buildings according to local, provincial, and national standards and codes
  • Perform structural assessments and feasibility studies on building integrity, remedial approaches, and retrofits for structural solutions; prepare reports and designs based on findings/investigations
  • Work closely with the management team, provide a high level of customer service to our clients while consistently providing high-quality structural plans, details, and analysis.
  • Assist with the preparation of proposals, including scopes of work and fee estimates, for structural engineering work
  • Manage projects to meet budget and time constraints
  • Conduct site reviews for projects under construction and reports with appropriate documentation for the work
  • Conduct meetings with building officials, clients, and contractors during all phases of a project
  • Mentor junior staff including new engineers and engineer’s-in-training
  • Establish and implement changes to increase efficiency, productivity, and overall profitability in the workplace


  • +10 years of experience with the design of buildings, preferably within the consulting field
  • University level engineering education at an institution accredited by the CEAB (Bachelors level or higher)
  • P.Eng designation in a Canadian province, Ontario is preferred
  • Excellent time management and organizational ability
  • Self-starter that has experience interacting positively with clients
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated skill with the structural analysis of buildings and foundations
  • Demonstrated skill with the design of concrete, steel, and timber elements
  • Knowledge of structural analysis computer programs (Woodworks and STAAD Pro)
  • Knowledge and demonstrated use of the concrete, steel, and timber handbooks
  • Knowledge and understanding of relevant legislation, by-laws and codes affecting residential development and commercial construction, including the Ontario Building Code and/or National Building Code
  • Field experience including the review of works during construction and for final sign-off
  • Knowledge and understanding of Revit and AutoCAD an asset
  • Knowledge of permitting process for construction and demolition is an asset
  • Structural aluminum and cold formed steel design experience is an asset
  • Bridge design experience is an asset

SBSG is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to the principles of employment equity. SBSG thanks all applicants for their interest, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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