Exp’s Ottawa office is currently seeking an Intermediate Engineer to join our Team. The successful candidate will be joining a fast-paced and rapidly expanding group, focused on City of Ottawa site plan development.
Working closely with Project Managers to provide drafting and design leadership for Infrastructure projects including land development, road reconstruction, water main and trunk sanitary replacement (plan and profiles), coordination with shallow utilities, site plan preparation, etc.
Undertake project designs, specifications, and contract documents at a Project Manager’s direction.
Prepare and or oversea reports, drawings, and specifications (where applicable) for submission, as well as provide engineering calculations, as-builts, ensuring drawings meet specifications provided.
Assisting in obtaining all necessary approvals and permits for projects, including those from municipalities, provincial (Ontario) and federal government agencies.
Assisting in general engineering support during construction and maintenance phases of project, including liaising with internal Field Services team as needed.
Attending and collaborating with staff, client and project meetings as required.
Leading design teams including AutoCAD and field staff, as required.
The Skills, Knowledge and Abilities We Seek
Must have successfully completed a degree in Civil Engineering.
Must have at least 5-10 years practical experience.
Must have strong Civil 3D experience.
Highly experienced in the use of computer aided design / drafting software including MicroStation and AutoCAD.
City of Ottawa engineering design guideline knowledge is preferred.
Must have some MS Office skills.
Must have strong people skills, and ability to work with wide variety of staff and clients plus an ability to mentor and train more junior staff.
Must have strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
Ability to multi-task is critical.
Must be able to meet deadlines, well organized and able to work under pressure.
Construction field experience is preferred
Any experience in the engineering, consulting or construction industry is preferred.
Working Conditions and Physical Capabilities : Fast-paced engineering environment; working under and with tight deadlines;
repetitive tasks; combination of sitting, standing, walking; working with others; critical thinking; problem solving; job task planning and organizing; computer use.