Project Engineer – Engineering Planning & Studies

Category:
Engineering
Industry:
Government - Municipal
Type:
Direct Hire
Location:
Whitby, Ontario
Job ID:
#154788
Recruiter:
Dorian Florescu

Project Engineer – Engineering Planning & Studies

Reporting to the Engineering Planning & Studies Manager

Duties Include

  • Conduct and manage Municipal Class Environmental Assessments, Capital Works projects, special engineering studies and technical assignments for water supply and sanitary sewerage projects including development of project scope, preparation of Requests for Proposals, proposal evaluation, hire consultants, and day to day project management
  • Plan long-term municipal water supply and sanitary sewerage infrastructure strategies by developing servicing alternatives for engineering analysis in consultation with internal staff and/or by conducting Master Planning studies
  • Manage technical support staff of engineering technicians by assessing needs, reviewing, organizing, prioritizing and assigning projects and technical tasks including the review of development proposals with respect to water supply and sanitary sewerage infrastructure
  • Develop long-term budgeting forecast for water supply and sanitary sewerage services
  • Respond to inquiries from staff, various departments, external customers, developers and politicians to resolve problems, and explain technical information regarding water supply and sanitary sewerage servicing
  • Provide technical support in the development and reviewing of standards, policies and guidelines for Planning, Works, Finance and Health Departments related to water supply and sanitary sewerage servicing
  • Provide professional opinion and advice regarding water supply and sanitary sewerage servicing by stamping and signing letters, reports and documentation

Qualifications

  • A post-secondary degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer with Professional Engineers Ontario
  • Extensive experience in the environmental engineering field specializing in water supply and sanitary sewerage projects
  • Experience supervising technical staff and consultants in an environmental engineering environment
  • Broad public presentation experience
  • Experience working with Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), as well as water distribution and sanitary sewerage conveyance hydraulic modelling software (InfoWater, InfoWorks)
  • Strong project management and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, problem solving, analytical, negotiation, and conflict resolution skills