Now Hiring – Wind Engineer

We are seeking a dynamic self-starter with leadership qualities to join our Wind Engineering group as a Wind Engineer for full-time employment at our West Ottawa office.

The role of Wind Engineer includes, but is not limited to:
• Manage a variety of wind and snow studies on civil engineering structures
• Perform detailed analysis of wind tunnel and computational data using in-house software
• Prepare technical reports
• Collaborate with model fabrication shop and wind tunnel operations to ensure efficient completion of projects
• Support Senior Engineering staff as required, including occasional field work

The ideal candidate will have the followings skills and qualifications:
• Five years experience in the field of Wind Engineering applied to civil structures
• Bachelor’s or Master’s of Civil or Mechanical Engineering and exposure to structures and/or fluid dynamics
• Understanding structural design as it relates to the wind and snow sections of building codes
• Experience in AutoCad 2D and 3D, Matlab and 3D modelling tools
• Independent, self-starter, with leadership qualities
• Passionate to grow the company and self-advancement
• Excellent attention to detail, writing and presentation skills
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Demonstrated problem-solving skills
• Ability to undertake occasional field work across North America.

The successful applicant will be expected to run several projects simultaneous to tight deadlines and pre-determined budgets. Gradient Wind provides advancement opportunities, competitive salaries, an employment benefits package and flexible work hours. If you meet the above requirements and are interested to explore this opportunity, please send a cover letter and CV to [email protected]/2285TT.