Structural CAD Engineer


VacancyID: 12176
Location: Europe - Romania - Bucharest
Type: Permanent
Closing Date:01/12/2017


WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms in its industry. The firm provides services to transform the built environment and restore the natural environment, and its expertise ranges from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, and from developing the energy sources of the future to enabling new ways of extracting essential resources.
We have approximately 36,000 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, architects, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, and various environmental experts. We are based in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide.

Our portfolio includes landmark projects throughout Romania and SEE such as:

§Baneasa Shopping City, S-Park, Bucharest Business Park, Colosseum Shopping Center, the Lakeview, Floreasca Park and Oregon Park in Bucharest, Romania
§Arena Plaza in Budapest, Hungary
§AIG Headquarters, Istanbul, Turkey
§AIG Headquarters, Vilnius, Lithuania
§Uniplaza in Yerevan, Armenia
§Megapark and Mall of Sofia in Sofia, Bulgaria.

The WSP Bucharest office, established in March 2006, comprises over 100 permanent staff covering Structural, Mechanical and Electrical engineering, Green Building Certification services and Environmental disciplines.

Our clients include property developers, businesses, architects and planners. They look to us to provide a range of services to help them respond to the challenges of a fast-changing world, and to anticipate the demands of the future. We are continuously strengthening our team and invite professionals with suitable working experience in the engineering fields covered by WSP Group SRL to join us and develop together with us.


The Structural CAD Engineer is responsible for providing drafting services within the projects undertaken by WSP. Also, he/she must perform tasks related with documents control relevant to the project the person in involved.

The Structural Cad Engineer will accept more responsibility for technical drawing delivery and CAD team leadership.
The Structural CAD Engineer reports to the Buildings Unit Leader and performs his / her activities as part of a design team aiming to deliver specific projects in due time and of appropriate quality.
Responsibility and duties may vary according to workload and project type etc.

Core responsibility will be to work in a team of other structural, structural engineers and technicians, with minimal supervision and prepare drawings of a very high technical quality. To communicate with other professionals outside of WSP and have a high degree of experience and knowledge of 3D modelling.
Liaise and communicate with clients, external partners and fellow team members on a technical level. When required, prepare technical reports and attend site and Client meetings.

There will be encouragement to develop engineering skills and in time be part of the engineering team. To that end, carrying out structural designs, computer modelling, prepare reports, specifications etc typical to the role expected by WSP.

Some of WSP’s projects are outside Romania. From time to time visits are required to service these projects. Visits are rarely for more than a few days at a time.
During an initial period with WSP, it may be expected to spend some time at our offices outside of Bucharest (e.g Sweden) assisting some of the structural project teams there.

Design activities
Main Activities:
• Produce CAD drawings based on the sketches and drafts provided by the relevant disciplined engineer;
• Coordinate with WSP engineers and all other relevant disciplines in order to deliver accurate and high quality drawings, schedules, reports etc.;
• Print, plot and prepare the drawing packages as requested by the relevant disciplined engineer;
• Document control activities.

Perform other related duties as required by the Line Manager


The employee must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:
• Relevant Engineering degree (or attending a relevant University course)
• Good technical knowledge and design capability;
• Familiarity with Romanian and International design standards and Health and Safety regulations;
• Track experience of writing specifications, design, and detailing of structural systems to a high standard;
• Working knowledge of 3D and 2D computer aided design packages
• Design with AutoCad and Tekla Structure.
• High proficiency of English reading, writing and speaking;
• Ability to maintain a high level of accuracy in preparing and entering information

The employee must demonstrate the following skills:
• Excellent interpersonal skills;
• Team building skills;
• Analytical and problem solving skills;
• Effective verbal and listening skills;
• Attention to detail and high level of accuracy;
• Effective written communication skills;
• Stress management skills;
• Time management skills;

Personal Attributes
The employee must respect all confidentiality clauses governing the projects he / she is involved. The employee must also demonstrate the following personal attributes:

• Dress appropriately (smart casual)
• Be honest and trustworthy;
• Be respectful
• Posses cultural awareness and sensitivity
• Be flexible
• Demonstrate sound work ethics


Daniela Oancea 0215393360
Simina Calin
WSP Romania