Amec Foster Wheeler Junior Structural / Architectural Designer in Oakville, Ontario

Wood is currently seeking a Junior Structural / Architectural Designer to join our team in Oakville, ON.

Position Summary

  • The successful candidate will prepare structural / architectural drawings for various mining projects

  • Engineer in Training (EIT) will be considered for this position

  • The candidate will be able to work with flexibility, while maintaining high standards and quality work

  • The applicant must have excellent English communication skills; must be well organized; able to work independently while maintaining close contact at all times with his/her immediate supervisor

  • The candidate will be capable of working in a fast-paced environment

  • Proficiency in the use of drafting software and other standard office software is a must

  • Minimum 3 years in structural / architectural drafting experience

  • Experience in 3D modeling is an asset

  • Able to produce concrete, steel and architectural detail drawings

  • Solid understanding of structural and architectural elements of the projects

  • Knowledge and understanding of Ontario Building Code

  • Knowledge in Russian language is an advantage

  • Must be able to work well within a team environment

  • Must possess strong communication skills and good attitude


AutoCAD test will be mandatory

In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and Accessibility of Ontarians with Disability Act, 2005, we are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in all parts of the hiring process. Reasonable accommodations will be provided when raised with the recruiter or by e-mailing

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2017-20731

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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