Designer (Civil Engineer-in-training)

We are currently seeking a recent graduate or graduating student to join our Land Development team in Kitchener as a Designer.

Designer, Site Development

We are currently seeking a Designer to join our Site Development team and work out of our Kitchener office.

This team creates civil engineering solutions for projects in Waterloo Region, as well as sites around Ontario.

Working with the best clients and consulting teams means we also get to work on the best projects! The team transform our cities and towns into welcoming, vibrant and healthy communities. We feel fortunate to be able to contribute and positively influence the space around us for our neighbours, families and friends.

Administrative Assistant

MTE Consultants Inc. has provided consulting services to communities throughout Ontario since 1985. For over 35 years, we have maintained a commitment to quality and lasting relations. Our strength is in the people we work with and the solutions we design. With 5 different offices across Ontario, our team is comprised of driven professionals at various stages of their careers – and we’re all in this together. Every day, we’re working together and collaborating on projects that are both challenging and impactful. Join a team that creates connections, drives your career and supports the community in more ways than one.

We are seeking an experienced and energetic technical administrative professional to provide support to the Environmental, Building Structures and the Toxicology / Risk Assessment Divisions. This position requires a high level of confidentiality, sound judgment, diplomacy, and understanding of the organization’s strategic priorities and the ability to thrive in a fast paced team environment.

Administrative Assistant, Technical Practice

We are currently looking for an Administrative Assistant to provide support to our Technical Practice group in Kitchener. This team is focused on project delivery, quality assurance, staff development and professionalism, with the ultimate goal of building capacity across the service lines and regional offices of MTE.

This position will play a key role in providing administrative support to the Technical Practice Directors and the Technical Practice group, requiring a high level of confidentiality, sound judgment, diplomacy, and understanding of the organization’s strategic priorities and the ability to thrive in a fast paced team environment.

Executive Assistant

We are currently seeking an Executive Assistant to provide administrative support to the Director of Engineering and may include support for other members of the Senior Management team. The Executive Assistant supports the establishment of plans and aids in monitoring plans to keep various initiatives moving forward.  This position is required to communicate with staff internally, as well as with clients, agencies and municipalities and other stakeholders on behalf of the Director of Engineering.

CAD Technologist, Legal Survey

We are currently seeking an experienced CAD Technologist to join our legal survey team and work out of our Kitchener office.

Project Manager, Land Development

We are currently seeking a Project Manager to join our Land Development team to work out of our Kitchener office.

This team creates civil engineering solutions for greenfield and brownfield development projects in Waterloo Region, as well as sites around Ontario.

Working with the best clients and consulting teams means we also get to work on the best projects! The team transform our cities and towns into welcoming, vibrant and healthy communities. We feel fortunate to be able to contribute and positively influence the space around us for our neighbours, families and friends.

Surveyor, Geomatics

Our Surveying team in Kitchener is growing and we have an exciting opportunity for a Surveyor to join us.

In this role, you will be responsible for conducting field surveys and related office work using GPS and total station equipment, ensuring project criteria is adhered to and well documented. As a Surveyor at MTE, you will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of engineering projects completing various assignments including topographic surveys and construction layouts.

Every day, we’re working together and collaborating on projects that are both challenging and impactful. Join a team that creates connections, drives your career and supports the community in more ways than one.

Senior Surveyor, Geomatics

Our Surveying team in Kitchener is growing and we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Surveyor to join us.

In this role, you will be responsible for conducting field surveys and related office work using GPS and total station equipment, ensuring project criteria is adhered to and well documented. As a Surveyor at MTE, you will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of engineering projects completing various assignments including topographic surveys and construction layouts.

Every day, we’re working together and collaborating on projects that are both challenging and impactful. Join a team that creates connections, drives your career and supports the community in more ways than one.

Project Manager, Site Development

We are looking for a Project Manager to join our Site Development Division in Kitchener. This team creates civil engineering solutions for mostly private development projects in Waterloo Region, as well as sites around Ontario.

As change in your career can be overwhelming; we want to help you make the decision that’s right for you. Here’s some important details about the position and MTE:

Why do others working in this position like the role?

Our Engineers on this team are empowered to make projects successful for our clients and communities. They work closely with the project team to analyse, debate and envision solutions that will make a real impact. They have developed an expertise in site development projects that puts them at the top of their profession.  At the same time, there is depth and experience in this group that can be relied upon, someone is always there to provide advice, time and effort to help solve the problem. You’re never alone when you’re on the MTE team.

 “The projects I work on are unique and challenging. I’m always learning new things and applying my skills in each different project.”

“As a multi-disciplinary firm, I get to lead projects that involve more than civil engineering. Working with engineers that have expertise in different fields makes me a better, more well-rounded engineer. It’s also rewarding to show our clients how being multi-disciplinary adds value to their projects.”

What kinds of projects will be you be working on?

Working with the best clients and consulting teams means we also get to work on the best projects! They transform our cities and towns into welcoming, vibrant and healthy communities. We feel fortunate to be able to contribute and positively influence the space around us for our neighbours, families and friends.

The Kitchener Site Development team works on projects in over 20 municipalities, including Waterloo, Wellington, Guelph and Brant.

“I take pride in seeing my company logo all over as I drive and see construction projects going on. Then when the projects done, I take pride in seeing the positive effect it has on my community. I feel proud being a part of the MTE Family.”

Who will you be working with?

The Site Development team is made up of 20 people: 5 Civil Engineers, 2 Project Managers, 5 Designers, 5 CAD Technologists and 1 Administrative Professional. They also work closely with our Construction Services group and our Land Development design group to deliver the right solutions for our clients.

This team is led by three experienced engineering professionals. Rebecca Kerr, Lynn Ingram and Paul Douglas. They manage and provide mentorship to the team on a daily basis.

Where will I be working?

MTE’s Kitchener office is located in a commercial area on the east side of the city, across from Bingemans and is easy to access from the Expressway. Kitchener is our largest office with over 200 people. The in-house expertise of this office includes civil, structural and environmental engineering; hydrogeology, surveying and designated substance consulting.

With so many different professionals working in the same office, collaboration is customary! And the office is bright and welcoming. When you walk in you will no doubt be greeted by with a hello by everyone you pass.

While we love to see you and catch up, if you need to work from home, there is some flexibility,  In January MTE will be implementing a return to work policy, which will provide opportunities for a flexible or blended work program.

What makes MTE different than other workplaces?

MTE is about three things …. People, people, people. Our staff, our clients and our partners.

We get to work for some of the best clients. They value our work and appreciate the skills and experience of our staff. We also have a solid reputation with our agency peers, which results in positive experiences for our staff during the review and approvals processes.

Not every engineering firm is the same, it is truly is the people that make the difference. MTE is an employee owned company, and ownership is available to all staff. We care a great deal about our clients and each other.

These are some of the reasons we like working together:

 “I’m very lucky to have an awesome team who always has each other’s backs, personally and professionally.”

“MTE offers solution-based engineering in a cooperative and collaborative environment, with senior staff that is ready, willing and able to help.”

“We use our knowledge and resources to do more than just engineering, but also to help the community around us along with making a safe and fun community.”

“MTE has an inclusive and flexible work environment that encourages and helps employees to follow their personal career goals within the opportunities available.”

What are we looking for in a candidate?
    • Degree in Civil Engineering;
    • Minimum 6-10 years in an engineering design and/or project management role;
    • A P.Eng. designation is not a requirement but would be an asset;
    • Ability to lead internal design teams through a project completion;
    • Understanding of the Site Plan review process;
    • Technical understanding of applicable government technical standards and general engineering practices, processes, and legislative regulations;
    • Proficiency with software applications (i.e. MS Office);
    • Strong attention to detail;
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills; and
    • Excellent time management, multi-tasking and organizational skills.
What will you be doing every day?
    • Responsible for the planning, executing and delivery of civil engineering projects, ensuring the project is within budget and on schedule while managing the clients’ expectations;
    • Procure new projects and clients by identifying business development opportunities, leading proposal efforts including completing project scoping and RFP assessments;
    • Manage day-to-day client interactions, communicate effectively with clients and internal/external project teams, and continually seek opportunities to increase client satisfaction;
    • Manage project execution by providing direction to the project team, appropriately scheduling time and acting as main point of contact between internal and external project teams;
    • Manage project financials including invoicing, progress payment certificates, collecting accounts receivables and managing project budgets;
    • Participate in business development activities;
    • Attendance at project meetings; and
    • Other duties; as assigned.