Senior Highway Design Engineer - Military veterans preferred

2020-09-03
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


North Bay
Canada

Canada - Ontario, North Bay

Job Summary

The Transportation Division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Senior Highway Design Engineer for immediate employment in the North Bay, Ontario office.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage, design and prepare documents and contract tender packages in MTO format for highway rehabilitation and reconstruction projects which will include the preparation of calculations, specifications, plans and drawings, use of computer programs to prepare documents, checking of drawings and calculation of quantities and cost estimates, respond to RFIs and RFCs and writing of technical reports

  • Develop solutions to a wide range of difficult technical highway design and construction problems

  • Develop proposals and estimates for project opportunities

  • Work under general direction and support multiple projects concurrently

  • Independently prioritize work, and determine and develop approach to highway engineering design solutions

  • Managing technical work independently while working in groups providing mentorship and guidance to junior team members

  • Support other AECOM interoffice departments or sub-consultants while working collaboratively with variety of engineering/design disciplines (i.e. structural, geotechnical, traffic, electrical, drainage, environmental, survey)

  • Supervise designers, drafters, technicians, technologists and junior engineers primarily in the Highway Engineering discipline

Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS + 6 YORE or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Professional Engineer designation or eligible within 12 months

  • Valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Civil Engineering, or equivalent field

  • Ideally 10+ years experience in related engineering background

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Autocad

  • Experience with Ontario municipal and/or provincial road design projects

  • Competent in utilizing MTO design software / programs and applying Ministry highway design policies and procedures

  • Experience with Transportation Association of Canada Geometric Design Manual for Canadian Roads (2017), and MTO Design Supplement, and the MTO Roadside Design Manual (2017)

  • Registered Professional Engineer in Ontario

  • Field construction and contract administration experience

  • Knowledge, training and experience with the Ontario OH&S Act and safe work practices

  • Successful candidate should have the ability to provide technical oversight and management of highway design for a variety of complex transportation projects including both rehabilitation and new construction assignments

  • Ability to achieve and maintain high levels of quality and consistency of all client deliverables and outputs

  • Have strong written, verbal and presentation communication skills

  • Be able to communicate effectively with Clients

  • Be able to provide innovative design solutions

  • Proactively identify opportunities for improvement

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 236230BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.