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Intermediate Municipal Engineer

Intermediate Municipal Engineer

Requisition ID 
2017-20571
Work Location 
CA-SK-Regina
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
Additional Work Location 
CA-SK-Saskatoon
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood’s Saskatchewan Operation is seeking an Intermediate Municipal Engineer to join our Municipal Infrastructure team in either the Saskatoon or Regina office. We are seeking a motivated candidate who combines strong technical skills with proven abilities in project management and business development. The successful candidate will have experience in a variety of urban infrastructure projects including, but not limited to, municipal utilities (storm and sanitary sewers, water distribution, water and wastewater treatment), utility master planning, asset management, roads and transportation, and will have demonstrated increasing levels of technical challenge and responsibility over their career.

 

The successful candidate will work in a team environment with the support of experienced senior and junior technical staff. Intermediate staff are expected to be self-starters with strong technical knowledge and familiarity with local municipal development processes. They must also support the growth of the business and support the development of younger staff. This will include project management and building client relationships. Suitable candidates will enjoy working in a team environment and bring strengths in oral and written communication.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical knowledge and project management within a growing municipal engineering team
  • Lead project execution on projects in water distribution, sanitary and storm sewers, reservoirs, pump stations and lift stations, site grading and drainage, municipal permitting and approvals
  • Manage and deliver municipal engineering projects
  • Direct small multidisciplinary teams through planning, design, and construction phases
  • May participate in business development and lead key project pursuits
  • Client liaison and relationship management
  • Prepare correspondence, reports, proposals, expressions of interest, and specifications to support projects or pursuits
  • Perform Contract Administration tasks, including contractor interaction, progress payment certificates and leading site meetings
  • Communicate and work with other project team members that may be located in other offices
  • Provide financial and budget control on projects

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.Sc. in Civil Engineering; M.Sc. or M.Eng. in Civil Engineering or PMP designation is an asset
  • Proven track record in managing the design and construction of municipal projects along with a history of developing client relationships
  • Ability to prepare proposals
  • Motivated to enhance and provide growth opportunities to a municipal design team
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in municipal engineering, with considerable experience on project work in Canada or the USA
  • Registered with or eligible for registration as a P.Eng. with APEGS
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with municipal engineering projects, including specific design and construction experience in water, sanitary and stormwater projects for both new project works and renewal and replacement of existing infrastructure systems
  • Strong knowledge of the Saskatchewan municipal market
  • Experience and training in project management
  • The ability to mentor younger staff

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

 

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