Structural Engineer

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

As part of our Design & Engineering team, you are responsible for technical design of pre-engineered wood components. You also complete structural review of residential and commercial projects including EWP, wall assemblies, steel and concrete designs.

Other responsibilities include truss and floor system optimization to increase both production and assembly efficiency while minimizing cost, providing repair details – giving priority to expediency while meeting structural requirements – and on-site inspections.

  • Your duties include:

Review of structural design of pre-engineered components of roof and floor assemblies

Structural design of residential and commercial projects

Site inspection, analysis and resolution of in-situ conditions

Advising, training and mentoring of design team members

Evaluation of new construction products and assemblies

Read and interpret construction drawings and contract documents

  • Your core competencies include:

Problem Solving

Team Work

Communication

Creative and Innovative Thinking

Providing Consultation

Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Structural or Building Engineering with P. Eng. designation

Professional Engineer eligible for registration with Professional Engineers of Ontario

Demonstrate knowledge of National Building Code and Ontario Building Code

Experience with AutoCAD and/or other engineering design software

Strong presentation, oratory, and verbal skills

Able to communicate ideas and recommendations to team members in a clear manner

High level of sound and independent judgment and reasoning

Ability to interpret and implement company policies and procedures

Proficient in English

 

KOTT offers a competitive salary & benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.

KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.

Panel Designer

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

As part of our Design & Engineering team, you are responsible for designing panelized components for residential construction, based on customer plans.

Your core competencies include:

Problem solving and a consultative approach

Teamwork

Good communications skills

Creative and innovative thinking

Requirements:

Completed Civil Engineering Technologist or Architectural Technologists (or equivalency)

Must have a minimum 2 years’ experience in panel layout & design (or related field)

Must have strong computer skills including MITEK design software

Must have superior math and physics related skills

Must possess keen attention to details and be well organized

Demonstrated skills working in a team environment

Must have a proven ability to meet deadlines

Must demonstrate excellent communication skills with a focus on customer service

Proficiency in English

 

KOTT offers a competitive salary & benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.

KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.

Production Assemblers

Location: 581 Thompson St, Cobourg, ON

Job Description:

We are busy and growing. We are looking for hardworking, energetic employees ready to frame/assemble/build prefabricated floors for low rise residential construction. Indoor shop environment with open doors for the summer and music playing. Lots of work ahead and lots of room to grow!

Requirements:

At least one year power tool experience, experience working with your hands

Framing background a bonus

Forklift experience a bonus

 

KOTT offers a competitive salary & benefits package, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities. We value a safe workplace.

KOTT is an equal opportunity employer. Persons with disabilities who need accommodations in the application or interview process should contact the KOTT HR Department.

Railing Installers

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa, ON

Job Description:

We are looking for qualified interior hardwood Railing Installers for Ottawa area new construction job sites. Installation and finishing skills are required. Please note these positions are for sub-contractors vs. full-time employees.

Requirements:

Preferred experience:

  • At least 5 years Railing installation experience
  • Fine Carpentry
  • Finishing skills

 

Required licenses or certifications:

  • Valid Drivers Licence
  • Valid WSIB Clearance certificate
  • Registered Ontario business
  • HST Number
  • Working from heights (current)

Labourers

Location: 3228 Moodie Drive, Ottawa

Job Description:

We are currently hiring for Labourer positions in our manufacturing Shops (Truss, Walls, Stairs), as well as in our Yard.

Your duties may include: stacking lumber at saws; order picking; manufacturing I-Joists; preparing and assembling stringers, risers, and treads; stacking and wrapping finished product; assisting with the loading/movement of semi-finished and finished product; general yard labour; and other duties as required.

KOTT offers a benefits package, an incredible work environment and career advancement opportunities.

Requirements:

High school or equivalent education required. Reliable transportation is essential as KOTT is not on a bus route.