Senior Linear Engineer / Project Manager - Municipal Infrastructure

WSP   •  

Thornhill, ON

15+ years

Posted 266 days ago

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WSP is currently seeking a Senior Municipal Engineer/Project Manager to join our Linear Infrastructure department, located at our Thornhill office.  Reporting to the Manager of Linear Infrastructure this position will be responsible for managing the design and project management of multi-million dollar water/wastewater and otherinfrastructureconstruction projects, such as large diameter municipal water mains and sewers.

Your primary focus will be designing and project management of municipal water and wastewater infrastructure projects by open cut, trenchless technologies, and rehabilitation. Responsible for the design of new and/or reconstruction of linear water and wastewater projects as well as the preparation of construction specifications, servicing reports, cost estimates, work programs, project budgets, proposals and other administrative duties. 


  • Manage the design of public sector municipal servicing projects under the direction of one of our Principals;
  • Actively participate in the design and provide direction to the design team throughout the design process;
  • Liaise with the various municipal/utility/approval agencies;
  • Be responsible for project budgets, project schedules, and client communications;
  • Lead a multi-disciplinary project team to undertake major water/wastewater infrastructure projects;
  • Apply proven design experience including conceptual, preliminary and detailed designs;
  • Manage design and project execution for municipal infrastructure projects including: wastewater, water resources, design, engineer, sewers, water mains, water main, feedermains;
  • Mentor and coach a team of engineers and technologists;
  • Contribute to RFP, Bid and Proposal documents; and
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Minimum of 15+ years of municipal infrastructureexperience for Public Sector projects in Southern Ontario;
  • Professional Engineer designation in Ontario;
  • PMP Certification;
  • Project Management experience on municipal water and sewer projects;
  • Knowledge and experience with Trenchless Technologies, including tunnel methodologies and pipeline rehabilitation;
  • Familiarity with planning/approval process;
  • Knowledge and application of Ontario Environmental standards and guidelines;
  • Experience with road and intersection design would be considered beneficial; and
  • Familiarity with local planning/approval processes.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview.  This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).