Structural Precast Engineer



Job Title: Structural Precast Engineer
Company: Fritz-Alder Precast
Location: Waterloo, ON
Job Type: Full-Time


Since 1972, Fritz-Alder Precast has been producing and installing precast concrete products, leading the way through innovation. Fritz-Alder is growing once again and seeking a full-time, experienced Precast Structural Engineer with a positive attitude, leadership skills, and a commitment that builds on the dependability our customers have come to expect. If you’re driven, able to work both independently and as part of a team, Fritz-Alder could be your opportunity to build an exciting career.


Reporting to the Vice President of Engineering and Design, the Precast Structural Engineer will work closely with our employees, clients and project-specific team members. The engineering position requires someone with good communication, time management, multi-tasking, and problem-solving skills to provide structural design services and ensure all project deliverables are completed with absolute Engineering integrity, lead our drafting department, and participate in industry associations.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and oversee design calculations and analysis, technical specifications, and Engineering drawings for various precast concrete elements
  • Communicate and resolve conflicts and discrepancies in project documents with Architects, Engineers, and other team members
  • Design precast concrete repairs for production and installation departments when required
  • Accurately review and stamp production drawings for precast Hollowcore slabs, solid slabs, structural and architectural walls, as well as other various precast products
  • Ensure all project deliverables are compliant with applicable codes, standards, and client specifications
  • Work to maintain construction schedules
  • Ability to mentor and guide Junior Engineers (EIT)
  • Leading project drafting teams in delivering successful project outcomes while developing new standards
  • Work closely with our Quality Control department
  • Review sites and sign off on installations
  • Participate in industry associations

Qualifications & Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Structural Engineering from an accredited University
  • P.Eng. designation in Ontario (required)
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in structural design primarily in precast and prestressed concrete structures
  • General knowledge of building construction
  • Familiarity with Precast Plant's CSA audits is an asset
  • Leadership skills include the ability to delegate, inspire and communicate effectively
  • Demonstrable record of successfully designing and delivering precast projects
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of various building codes and design standards
  • Proficient in various structural analysis software, AutoCAD, Revit, and MS Office
  • Valid G driver’s license
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Effective time management and organizational skills
  • Eagerness to learn and develop new systems and product improvements


  • Company events
  • Extended health care
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off


How to Apply: Please submit your resume to [email protected]. Please include "Precast Structural Engineer Application" in the subject line.

Fritz-Alder Precast is an equal-opportunity employer, and we welcome candidates of all backgrounds and experiences to apply. We look forward to welcoming new members to our innovative and dynamic team!