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Senior Transportation Engineer/ Project Manager
Activity Sector : Transportation
Reference : 39-0136
Job Type : Full Time - Permanent
Mobility : Yes
Income : TBD
City : Markham

Senior Transportation Engineer/Project Manager 

Key Responsibilities

  • WSP is one of the world’s leading professional services firms, working with governments, businesses, architects and planners and providing integrated solutions across many disciplines. The firm provides services to transform the built environment and restore the natural environment, and its expertise ranges from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, and from developing the energy sources of the future to enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. It has 16,000 employees, mainly engineers, planners, technicians, scientists and architects, as well as various environmental experts, based in more than 300 offices, across 35 countries, on every continent.
    Within Canada, the WSP transportation group has over 1000 employees - 200 within Ontario, all dedicated to providing world class transportation engineering services. These services include: Transportation Planning and Master Plans, Transit Planning, Traffic Modeling and Analysis, Class Environmental Assessment Studies, Bridge Design, Preliminary and Detail Design and Construction Administration.
    Some of WSP’s Major Clients in the GTA include Halton Region, Peel Region, York Region, Durham Region, Niagara Region, City of Brampton, City of Toronto, Metrolinx and the Ministry of Transportation (MTO).
  • This is a unique opportunity to develop your career as a senior technical consultant or as a manager depending on the qualifications, interests and preferences of the successful candidate
  • Responsible for conceptual, functional and detailed design; quantity and cost estimates; all associated with urban and rural transportation projects
  • Liaison with clients, with regulatory authorities and the project team
  • Oversee preparation of reports, drawings, etc.
  • Assist with business development in the transportation sector depending upon the qualifications, interests and preferences of the successful candidate
  • Train, mentor and support junior staff

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering or all other equivalent training
  • Minimum of 6-10 years engineering experience
  • PEO registration
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, In-Roads, Civil 3D and MicroStation software
  • Practical knowledge of the MTO, TAC design procedures and standards
  • Knowledge of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment Process
  • Ability to liaise with clients and approval agencies
  • Relevant Canadian experience, preferably with MTO and GTA municipalities
  • Ability to undertake multiple simultaneous projects
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Experience and capability for preparation of client proposals
  • Provide technical guidance and mentoring to junior staff
WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Only the candidates selected will be contacted.