Design Engineer, Municipal

We are currently seeking a Design Engineer to join our Civil Engineering team and work out of our Burlington, Kitchener or London office.

    • Complete design calculations based on engineering principles for various municipal development projects, meeting applicable regulatory codes and standards;
    • Create plan and profile designs of municipal infrastructure, specifically municipal roadways;
    • Design of municipal corridors, watermains, center line alignments and functional roadways;
    • Hydraulic modeling of water courses (creeks/rivers) and infrastructure flood plain mapping;
    • Develop watermain, sanitary, and storm sewer alignments;
    • Sizing of sanitary and storm water management facilities, SWM design and Water balance impact assessments;
    • Liaise with municipal staff, contractors, and the public and equipment suppliers;
    • Preparation of technical design reports and memos;
    • Attend and participate in project team meetings and coordinate with team members to ensure efficient and timely delivery of project deliverables; and
    • Other related duties, as assigned.
    • Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent;
    • Professional Engineer designation (P.Eng.);
    • Minimum of 5 years of related work experience, specifically with Municipal development projects;
    • Strong working knowledge of applicable software including HEC-2/HEC-RAS, GAWSER, MIDUSS, OTTHYMO, XPSSWMM, and MS Office Suite is required;
    • Strong knowledge of underground servicing, municipal road design and water resources principles;
    • Experience with preliminary and final design of roads, bridges and municipal Facilities;
    • Experience developing servicing, grading and drainage designs;
    • Solid understanding of engineering principles and design standards, as well as the reciprocal effects of the work upon other fields;
    • Strong technical report writing, written and verbal communication skills;
    • Excellent time management and organizational skills;
    • Strong problem solving skills accompanied by attention to detail;
    • Experience with agency approvals and permitting;
    • Experience with using Civil 3D and AutoCAD as a design tool; and
    • Application of trenchless technologies.

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