Transportation Engineer

HDR   •  

Richmond Hill, ON

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 32 days ago

Primary Responsibilities

The Transportation Engineer position is a technical position whose primary duties include:

  • Working on a multi-displined team led by Senior Project Engineers and Project Managers to deliver preliminary and detailed designs of urban and rural roadway, railway, and transit projects.
  • Working under senior professionals and managers, the Transportation Engineer performs complex assignments exercising judgment and critical thinking in development, evaluation, selection, and modification of standard engineering techniques and procedures.
  • Day to day work will include development of horizontal and vertical alignments, design modelling, and complex engineering calculations.
  • Must be able to make decisions and recommendations on significant design and engineering procedures working as a key member for moderate to large projects and independently on smaller projects.
  • Will be responsible to establish the technical civil aspects of a project and prepare plans, specifications and quantities necessary to complete capital construction contracts with various Regional and Provincial clients.
  • Will support and advise junior engineers and technical staff, write reports and technical memos, coordinate with sub-consultants, support senior staff to keep the project on schedule and within budget, and produce documents in accordance with the project scope and the QA/QC procedures.
  • This position will have periodic contact with clients and subconsultants regarding ongoing projects and tasks.
  • May require periodic field construction inspection.
  • Demonstrated proficiency with AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Microstation, and/or InRoads roadway design software is required.


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering is required. Masters Preferred.
  • Professional Licensure (P.Eng) is required.
  • 6+ years of transportation engineering detailed design experience required.
  • Must be proficient with Microstation/InRoads or AutoCad/Civil3D or other design software as appropriate.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and application of TAC Manual, MTO Geometrics Design Manual, OPSS and OPSD is required.
  • Experienced in developing Tender documents.
  • Experience working on MTO, York Region, Peel Region, Durham Region, or City of Toronto projects preferred.
  • Experience working on Design-Build projects desirable.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to work with varying teams and discipline areas. Demonstrated project management skills desirable.
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.