Civil Designer

Surrey, British Columbia, Canada

Company: Solaris

Category: Architecture and Engineering Occupations

Published on 2021-10-15 12:43:43

We’re looking for new talent to join

our team as we work towards the future of the Natural Gas and LNG industries. Solaris-MCI is an established, growing upstream/midstream engineering, procurement, and construction management company who specializes in the design of gas plants, compression facilities, metering stations, and pipeline laterals. By building relationships, driving results and serving every client need, we are changing the face of engineering.

Our culture is diverse and inclusive, valuing individual contributions for the benefit of all. The result is a workforce that strives to appreciate the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Solaris’ ICARE values drive every individual at Solaris, translating into an inclusive spirit, bringing a diversity of backgrounds together, encouraging learning, teaching and the advancement and the well-being of all.

We are currently seeking an “Intermediate Civil Designer” to join our dynamic team. As an integral member of the team, you will have the opportunity to deliver civil design and drafting services and work with other designers in the development and review of various engineering drawings. Your pride in supporting engineers in producing high quality, practical designs from concept through to commissioning will be a vital part of this diverse and interesting position.


Assist engineers in executing engineering tasks and works in accordance with established design and drafting protocols Prepare 3D models and design drawings using AutoCAD and Civil 3D Produce a variety of project drawings including grading plan and sections, drainage plan and details, roadway alignment, profile and sections, civil design details as per engineer's markup or instruction. Interpret and carry out creative ideas proposed by other engineers or designers Follow Solaris company procedures on checking drawings Participate in project design and model review sessions Prepare Material Take Off

Skills and Qualifications: 

Post-secondary education with a technical diploma in Civil Engineering program would be an asset. Post-secondary education in computer aided drafting. Minimum 5 years of hand-on experience working with Civil 3D and AutoCAD in an engineering environment Familiarity with design and drafting of grading, drainage, roadway, and other civil components. Familiarity with MS Office and Outlook. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively in a team Highly organized with strong attention to detail and accuracy Familiarity and understanding of engineering codes and standards Experience in the oil and gas industry would be an asset Experience in mentoring junior designers with Civil 3D and AutoCAD would be an asset Experience with Bentley Prostructures or ArcGIS is not essential but would be considered an asset.

To ensure the safety of our staff in the office and job sites, we have established strict procedures and guidelines by practicing work safety plans and social distancing. As an essential service provider, we’ll continue to follow the government COVID-19 guidelines and adjust our plans as necessary. At this time, we are allowing all staff to work from home and office as needed. As we welcome new members in the team, our commitment to safety remains for all our staff.

NOTE: Thank you for your interest in Solaris Management Consultants Inc. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. Due to the volume of applications, we receive, we are unfortunately unable to respond to every submission or follow-up. Please note that to comply with Canadian Law, all candidates being offered a position with Solaris Management must be legally entitled to work in Canada. We wish you all the best in your career search!

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