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Structural Designer/Drafter - Intermediate

Prince George, BC, Canada

International Quest Engineering Ltd. (IQE) has an opportunity for an intermediate Structural Designer/Drafter to join our team at their Prince George, British Columbia location. In this role, you will have the opportunity to assist with the development of structural designs for industrial projects for the wood products, mining and energy sectors, as well as commercial projects. 

Job Description:

This is a growth-oriented position providing the opportunity to play an integral role in a wide range of projects requiring both office and field work. Projects include new greenfield designs as well as modifications to existing structures. In this role, the individual will be involved in design and drafting for projects involving concrete, steel and wood structural design. Additional duties may include liaising with internal engineering and drafting personnel, drawing checks and field measurements. The preferred candidate will be a civil/structural technologist or drafting technologist with 2+ years of experience relating to buildings and equipment support structures.


Being a smaller firm means IQE offers the chance to pursue career advancement and to gain experience in 
a variety of project areas.


  • Design and draft steel, concrete, wood and masonry structures

  • Create technical drawings, models, calculation packages, studies and reports

  • Assist with field reviews and measurements

  • Collaborate with engineers and technologists to provide effective solutions


  • Civil Technology Diploma or equivalent experience. (Please do not apply for this position if you have an engineering degree)

  • Experience in industrial structural design or in the construction trade would be an asset

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills, with a positive and team-oriented attitude

  • Attention to detail and strives for excellence

  • Proficient in AutoCAD

  • Experience with Revit, Navisworks Manage, and Advanced Steel would be an asset

  • Excellent problem-solving skills

  • Ability/willingness to work in the field

  • Valid BC driver’s license

Application Process:

Please submit your Resume and Cover Letter in .pdf format to with the subject 
line: Job Application: Struct. Des., or apply in person at 1088 4th Avenue, Prince George. We appreciate your 
interest in applying and look forward to reviewing your application. Selected candidates will be contacted 
for an interview. 

Job Type: Full-time

Wage Range: $30 - $42 per hr


  • Dental, health and vision care

  • Paid parking

  • Paid overtime

  • Annual performance bonus

Schedule: Monday to Friday, occasional travel and weekend work

Work Location: In-office primarily, occasional field work

About Prince George:

Located in the Central British Columbia at the confluence of the Fraser and Nechako rivers. Prince George is a city of approximately 76,000 located in central British Columbia. Surrounded by tree covered hills and a short drive in all directions from the beautiful BC outdoors, Prince George has the amenities of a larger city mixed with the friendliness and affordability of a smaller town.

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