Job Title Transportation Engineer MTO Highways Bridges

2013/01/16Engineering Consulting
Transportation Engineer MTO Highways BridgesInfrastructure/Municipal
Ottawa, OntarioP.Eng
Our client is seeking an Transportation Engineer to join their MTO design group in Kingston. If you have MTO design experience and hold a P.Eng, then this opportunity could be for you.

Duties & Responsibilities:

- Providing assistance to senior staff with engineering design projects (highway rehabilitation, structure rehabilitation, passing lanes, preliminary design, etc.)
- Preparing reports and technical specifications, providing input into preparation of engineering service proposals
- Preparing contract documents, contract drawings, and specifications for the design of highways, freeways, drainage features and structures
- Liaising with clients, contractors, and government/regulatory officials
- Overseeing the work of engineering interns and technologists; providing guidance and mentoring to junior staff


- Hold a P.Eng designation (necessary to stamp drawings)
- A minimum of 5 to 10 years’ experience (need 3 to 4 years of MTO preliminary or detail design experience)
- Experience with all aspects of highway / freeway design (e.g. alignments, geometrics, staging, utilities, roadside safety, constructability)
- Proficient with AutoCAD, Microsoft Office Suite, CPS, HiCO, InRoads.
- Knowledge of SAP 2000, Adobe Creative Suite, GIS would be considered an asset
- A General understanding of other road design requirements (drainage/hydrology design, traffic engineering, structural (bridge) engineering, environmental design/mitigation measures, engineering surveys, geotechnical investigations and design, electrical engineering)
- Excellent communication skills (written & oral)
- Bridge design experience would be an asset

Our client is a growing engineering and planning firm with over one hundred employees. Based out of Canada’s capital, Ottawa, they are dedicated to providing efficient and high-quality services to both private and public sector clients.