Computational Designer – Canada

MCK Global are currently recruiting a Computational Designer for one of Canada’s most established timber structure engineering companies.

As a brief background the position is with a successful Timber structures construction company involved in the design, fabrication and erection of innovative timber structures across Canada and the United States such as long span roofs, tall wood buildings, seismic structures, free form structures and large scale mass timber structures. The company in question breaks new ground in design concepts, sophistication, craftsmanship and quality, and their work has been recognised internationally, including numerous awards for innovation in timber construction.  The role of Computational Designer is an important one as they are responsible for carrying out the production of drawings and 3D models, sketching design details, and coordinating each project design with both external design teams and internal project management / engineering teams.

The successful candidate must have:

  • A minimum of 3-5 years detailing and 3D modelling experienc
  • Knowledge in all aspects of building structures and materials is expected
  • Able to translate architectural and structural drawings and specifications into accurate drawings for fabrication and erection.
  • Knowledge of industry codes, specifications, and standards.

Candidates will also be expected to become fluent in the software used including hsbCAD and Rhino/Grasshopper.

The role will suit individuals who have a strong interest in living overseas on a long term/ permanent basis in a country such as Canada.  If you are interested and want to know more, please contact