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Company: Tetra Tech
Location: Mississauga, ON, Canada
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. With more than 17,000 associates working together, Tetra Tech provides clear solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.  Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.

Job Details:

We are currently seeking a Junior Structural Designer for our Mississauga office.   A Junior Designer provides direct support to the Civil/Structural Engineering Departments. Candidates will perform design and technical calculations, construction details as well as drawings and diagrams related to project requirements. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



  • Perform design and technical calculations, material lists, construction details, and drawings for equipment support structures relating to the overhead and underground transmission/distribution system
  • Prepare complex and complete drawings using AutoCAD, Microstation, Civil 3D or Microstation InRoads
  • Complete structural design calculations and drawings for engineers review for equipment support structures and foundations
  • Prepare technical specifications for project design materials
  • Exercise initiative in completing recurring assignments independently and applying judgement in determining the most efficient methods to complete tasks
  • Prepare bill of materials for cost estimates
  • Communicate with other design disciplines to complete multidiscipline design tasks.  
  • The candidate will be capable of committing to and maintaining project timelines while working on multiple projects simultaneously
  • The ability to document and track project tasks and related design documents is required (strong organizational skills)





  • Graduation from an accredited institute program in Civil Engineering Technology or Technician with OACETT Certification
  • Minimum 2+ years of relevant design/drafting experience in consulting and/or utility environment
  • Must be proficient in AutoCAD and/or Microstation
  • Knowledge and working experience related to civil/structural design codes
  • Computer knowledge in MS Office Suite
  • Ability to work in team environment
  • Well-developed communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively when managing multiple tasks
  • Effective problem-solving skills.
  • Previous experience in the design of heavy industrial structures (steel, concrete, wood, masonry), preferably in the power distribution industry, and Consulting Engineering experience is desirable
  • Knowledge of electrical substations, transmission lines, and associated steel structures and concrete foundations is an asset
  • Working experience in 3D design software would be considered an asset


For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.tetratech.com. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at www.tetratech.com/careers.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please contact local HR regarding any accommodation requirements to make the recruitment process accessible to all interested parties. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

Tetra Tech is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability - No calls or agencies








Additional Information
  • Organization: 705 PWR

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