Technical Standards Engineer

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Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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Job description

Airswift is seeking a Technical Standards Engineer to work on a contract for our client through the end of 2019 with a high chance of extension in Edmonton, AB.

This professional will project manage the assigned engineering design standards, equipment specifications, standardized designs, and construction specifications through a project management based, multi-faceted review and update process.


  • Managing the process for the creation of standardized designs, utilizing internal and external resources
  • Ensuring engineering design standards and equipment specifications meet compliance policy
  • Confirming engineering design standards and equipment specifications are available and understood by end users
  • Supporting engineering design standards and equipment specifications end users
  • Ensuring design standards and equipment specifications meet compliance policy
  • Assisting in the development of the annual review and update plan
  • Meeting scorecard objectives for completion of review and update activities
  • Coordinating review and update activities for assigned standards and specifications
  • Understanding technical content and issues of assigned standards and providing support to Subject Matter Experts (SMEs)
  • Utilizing Management of Change processes


  • Undergraduate degree in Engineering from a recognized post-secondary institution
  • Eligible to register as a P.Eng. or P.E. in the Province or State of employment
  • Minimum of 4 years specific experience in project management within a technical environment, including contract management responsibilities
  • Works to deadlines, including motivating others to meet said deadlines
  • Understand and appreciate different perspectives
  • Solid planning, organizing and coordinating skills
  • Ability to work within the team and individually under minimal supervision
  • Strong problem solving and technical skill
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office suite software