Job Title Senior Civil Engineer - Land Development

 
2015/11/16Engineering Consulting
Senior Civil Engineer - Land DevelopmentCivil
Hamilton, OntarioP.Eng
Our client in Hamilton, Ontario is looking for a Senior Civil Engineer specializing in Land Development to join their team! This will be a transition position for current succession planning taking place. This position will also have the possibility of further progression within 1-3 years of employment.

Our client is looking for someone is able and eager to take on the responsibility of leading the entire engineering department of approximately 20 people including engineers, technologists, inspectors and draftspersons. This individual will partake in Project Management, Technical Design Review, and Client Management.

Typical projects include subdivision and site plan applications, land development, stormwater management, site grading, site services, etc. for single and multifamily residential developments and commercial, industrial and institutional projects.

Duties and Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
• Lead a dynamic team with exceptional interpersonal skills, be self-motivated, show natural initiative, be learning oriented, and committed to delivering nothing but your best.
• Provide technical and corporate supervision of design of civil engineering projects from planning through completion
• Estimate work load to establish completion dates
• Oversee design engineering for subdivision projects in accordance with municipal, regional and provincial standards
• Complete civil site and municipal engineering projects, report preparation (including Functional Servicing Reports and Stormwater Management Reports) and review of technical specifications
• Have exceptional planning and organizational skills, coupled with the ability to manage multiple projects through all stages from analysis, through to design, construction, final project inspection and assumption by Owner/Municipality.
• Ensure co-ordination of utility installation for the projects with local utility companies
• Liaison with clients and project design team, including sub-consultants in other fields (landscape architects, environmental, transportation and electrical consultants)
• Be a life-long learner who enjoys mentoring others and sharing knowledge within the engineering team. Provide guidance and mentorship to junior team members
• Possess high-level interpersonal skills, along with excellent communication abilities, both in written and verbal situations.
• Be a flexible individual, who would have no problem working simultaneously on various types of work from one day to the next.

Do you have what it takes? See if you fit the required qualifications and skills for this amazing opportunity:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
• P.Eng designation through PEO, or eligibility to register
• 15+ years of experience in the engineering consulting industry focusing on residential site development and subdivisions
• At least 5 years in a management role
• Leadership Skills
• Project Management Skills
• Solid Technical background in Land Development engineering, especially Stormwater Management (SWM)
• Interpersonal Skills and the ability to interact positively with clients, staff, and city hall
• Business acumen, business promotion, business development, and construction management skills are not required, but will be considered an asset
• Experience with Microsoft Office, Autocad 3D, and various SWM model software
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Experience in technical writing of deliverables including work plans, reports project correspondence as required
• The ability to identify work priorities and function with very little supervision
• Capable of working in independent and team environments and using an innovative approach to engineering and problem solving.
• Must possess a strong detail-oriented work style and an accommodating and proactive attitude

Our client is a full-service engineering, planning, surveying, and consulting firm. They have built a foundation for success, and a reputation for providing solutions and delivering the final product to our clients in a timely fashion.

Civil Engineer, Municipal Engineer, Land Development, Project Management, SWM, Stormwater Maangement, Site Grading, Site Services, Site plan applications, Civil 3D, sanitary, water, roadworks