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Project Engineer

Primary Location: Thornhill (Commerce Valley Dr)
Secondary Location:
eQuest Job Type: Regular With Benefits
Reference #: 6354
# of Openings: 1

Description

THORNHILL

WSP is one of the world's leading professional engineering services firms. Every day our more than 34,000 experts work to restore the natural environment and transform the built environment.

In Canada, our 8000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We’re a Forbes Top Employer in Canada, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada’s Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.

At WSP, we’re proud, professional and passionate people. Join us.

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POSITION DESCRIPTION

WSP is currently seeking a Project Engineer to join our Land Development department. This exciting opportunity in our Thornhill office will provide you with the opportunity to join our talented team which provides engineering services to our clients in the land development industry. You would be involved in a variety of green field and land development projects for residential, commercial, retail and institutional sites. You will apply your experience on due diligence reports, servicing reports and investigations, preliminary engineering, detailed design, earthworks, site servicing, proposal development, project management, and other related activities.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Work with clients and the Land Development team on GTA land development projects;
  • Manage the design team and ensure client expectations and business unit standards are met;
  • Obtain land development approvals acting as a liaison between client and approving authorities;
  • Participate in the preparation of proposal and other business development activities and financial management of projects;
  • Assist with staff mentoring and development;
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • 4 to 7 years of experience in a consulting environment focused on GTA land development projects;
  • Registered as a P. Eng. in Ontario preferred;
  • Working knowledge of the land development approvals process in Ontario ;
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
  • Strong interpersonal skills;
  • Project management experience is an asset;
  • A self-motivated individual looking for advancement opportunities;
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD v12 and Civil 3D v12;
  • Valid Ontario driver’s license. 

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Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview.  This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).
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We offer competitive salary and benefits, a collaborative and challenging work environment and opportunity for advancement.

To learn more about this position, our firm and the projects we have been involved in, or to apply to this position, please visit our website:
http://www.wsp-pb.com/en/WSP-Canada/Careers/Join-Our-Team/World-of-Possibilities/

Please include a resume with a list of relevant projects, as well as work samples that include both design and technical materials. In an effort to reduce our environmental footprint, we strongly encourage applicants to submit their resume online.  

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.





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