We are a global architecture, engineering, planning, and technology firm defining the cities of tomorrow.
By connecting design and technology, we change how people experience their built environment. We work across disciplines to create the intelligent systems, sustainable buildings, and efficient infrastructure that shapes the way people live, move, learn, and heal.
With over 3,000 employees and 60+ offices around the world, we understand what it takes to work locally and scale globally.
At IBI, we’re defining the cities of tomorrow.
Our exhaustive practice covers the full spectrum of engineering services, from traditional projects to emerging technology-driven fields.
We are currently seeking a Civil Technologist for our Waterloo, Ontario IBI Group office to assist with our continued project workload. This role provides an opportunity to work in a medium-sized office with ties to the resources and projects of a large international, multi-disciplinary consulting firm. The opportunity will involve work primarily in Land Development, but will include varied and extensive project work in all our Civil Engineering practice areas alongside a multi-disiplinary team including water resources, planning, building and landscape architecture.
Most of the things you'll work on:
Providing civil engineering design and technical support for land-development and municipal infrastructure, including: Civil 3D design, modelling, calculations, quantity take-offs, drawing review, etc
Assisting in the preparation of feasibility studies, preliminary design, engineering specifications, contract documents, etc
Coordinating, working with and assisting fellow project team members
Undertaking such other tasks required to advance and complete work on land-development and municipal projects
You'll need to have:
A graduate of a Civil Engineering Technology program, ideally with +7 years of design experience
Intermediate to proficient skills with AutoCAD Civil 3D
Strong working knowledge of Excel, WORD, and Outlook
Strong aptitude for learning new software and design skills
Experience in the production of land development, municipal servicing, road, designs and drawings
Knowledgeable of pipe-sizing and SWM principles
Strong verbal and writing communication in English
Ability to produce high-quality work under changing circumstances
An open mind to design options and a keen eye for detail
Ability to work both independently and collaboratively
Committed to ongoing personal and professional development
We are currently in a work from home model during COVID-19, but when we do return to the office we're located at 410 Albert St in Waterloo, Ontario.
As a global architecture, engineering, landscape architecture, planning and technology design firm, IBI Group also has offices across the country, continent and world. Our IBI Waterloo office is located in close proximity to the University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier. It is easily accessible by bike, car or the ION light rail and only a five-minute drive to Uptown Waterloo or 10 min to the St. Jacobs Farmers Market. The region’s cities and townships play host to more than 60 arts, culture, and heritage festivals all year round. One of its most popular festivals, Kitchener-Waterloo Oktoberfest, has evolved into the world’s 2nd largest Bavarian festival, next only to the Oktoberfest held in Munich, Germany. The City of Waterloo hosts many community events including the Uptown Waterloo Jazz Festival and Busker Festival. Uptown Waterloo is a thriving urban centre with award-winning architecture, unique shops and excellent restaurants.
Our employees enjoy our ‘small office’ feel with all the perks of a ‘big office’ support system. You’ll have direct access to management while benefitting from our enthusiastic and helpful organizational resources team. Our office is open concept which provides a creative environment and represent our collaborative approach to our delivery of projects.
IBI Group provides a competitive benefit package and pays association dues and licensing fees.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are proud to support the growth and equality of our people through initiatives like our Mentorship Program, Global Women’s Network, and Diversity & Inclusion Council. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of age, race, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation. We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
As part of IBI Group's selection process, candidates may be requested to consent to background checks relevant to the role under consideration for, prior to receiving a job offer. These could include: work references, education and credential confirmation, employment verification, identity check, credit report, criminal offence and driver’s license record.