Manager, Geotechnical Engineering

We are currently seeking a Manager for our Geotechnical Engineering team in Stratford.

    • Overseeing the design and delivery of small to large scale projects working collaboratively with your team, other service lines, our clients and approval agencies to find the right solutions;
    • Providing leadership to a group of high performing Engineers, Technicians, Technologists and Project Managers;
    • Mentoring and coaching staff, including mid-year and annual performance reviews;
    • Establishing annual business plans and revenue targets for your team;
    • Preparing, implementing and tracking 5-year strategic plans;
    • Tracking the financial performance of your team on a routine basis and adjusting priorities in order to meet Division goals;
    • Monitoring team utilization and work with your team to address productivity concerns;
    • Manage Divisional staffing requirements including hiring, performance, promotions, leave and time off requests, staff training and development, and compensation discussions/reviews;
    • Monitor and ensure adherence to corporate policies and procedures within the Division and take appropriate action when needed;
    • Fostering relationships with our existing clients and building relationships with new ones;
    • Producing high quality engineering proposals to showcase your team and secure new work;
    • Assigning project work to members of your team and leading the weekly scheduling activities;
    • Carrying out project related work in the role of Project Manager, stamping engineer and/or senior reviewer; and
    • Other related duties, as needed or assigned.
    • Possess a degree in Geotechnical Engineering, or suitable equivalent with appropriate related experience;
    • Current P.Eng. designation in the Province of Ontario;
    • 10+ years of relevant consulting experience including both project and team management;
    • Possess a strong understanding of business financials and key performance metrics in engineering consulting;
    • Strong leadership skills with the ability to engage, motivate, coach and mentor staff;
    • Possess a comprehensive understanding of the technical principals and methodologies of geotechnical engineering, as well as the applicable regulations and standards related to the industry;
    • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage all aspects of geotechnical engineering projects within a multi-disciplinary team environment;
    • Extensive experience preparing geotechnical engineering deliverables and providing senior technical review on projects;
    • Previous success in business development and managing client relationships;
    • Possess sound independent judgment and decision-making skills;
    • Be able to communicate effectively with colleagues, staff, agencies and clients; and
    • Demonstrated planning, organizational and time management skills.

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