Montreal, Quebec

R-073743 Engineering assistant, roads & utilities

Toronto, Ontario

"Why join us?

SNC-Lavalin provides cutting-edge engineering, procurement, construction and financing solutions to projects in more than 100 countries around the world. From the Canadian Arctic to the Southern African region and Australasia, our multicultural workforce is driven by a fierce pride in their work and a pioneering vision.

SNC-Lavalin is truly a global leader in its field and has been chosen to design and build some of the most prestigious projects in the world. 

How will you contribute to the team?

As a member of our Roads & Utilities Group in the Engineering, Design and Project Management Division for Central Canada, you will be working in a fast-paced team-oriented environment.  In addition to road and utility design, you will have exposure to structural, traffic, environmental, geotechnical, foundations, geomatics, rail and electrical design during the course of our design assignments.

Our Road & Utilities engineering team is looking for a Civil Engineering graduate to join our growing team.  

To perform this role successfully, the individual will be responsible for but not limited to the following:

The selected candidate will assist in the preparation of preliminary/detail highway and municipal design:

Quantity calculations, design reports, contract drawings and contract documents, property requests, field inspections
Preparation of proposals or expression of interest for road and utility design projects
Draft drawings, etc., in AutoCAD and/or MicroStation, based on designer’s markups.
Perform routine calculations and design as directed.
Prepare, update and issue drawings and other documents, as directed, to document control.
Interact with technical specialists, design leads and/or construction personnel.
What will you contribute?

Qualification & Experience

Civil Engineering graduate who has completed roadway geometric design, transportation, municipal engineering, hydrology and storm water management courses is preferred.
Exposure to Ontario and/or TAC geometric design standards for roads and underground utility design (sewers and watermains) would be an asset.
Exposure to detail design and contract preparation would be an asset, as would experience in road construction inspection.
Knowledge of the following computer programs is also an asset: AutoCAD, MicroStation, AutoTurn, InRoads, Civil 3D, HiCo, CPS, MS Project, MS Office Suite, HEC-RAS
Able to take part in discussions with the team members and peers.
Excellent time management and organization skills, and ability to work under pressure.
Excellent written, presentation and communication skills.
Excellent relationship skills; able to build trust and advocacy with others
Valid Driving License is required
Excellent MS Office skills.
What we offer at SNC-Lavalin:

At SNC-Lavalin, you will enjoy competitive compensation, a safe and healthy work environment.

Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes
Competitive salary
Motivational financial package & flexible working arrangements
Learning and Development programs, training, career opportunities
The masculine gender is used only to simplify the wording.

Additional Information:

Appropriate accommodations will be provided upon request throughout the recruitment and hiring process as required by Company policy and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

Successful applicants will be notified about SNC-Lavalin’s accommodation policies at the time the employment offer is extended, and the information will be shared with new personnel during the onboarding process.

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Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a global fully integrated professional services and project management company and a major player in the ownership of infrastructure. From offices around the world, SNC-Lavalin's employees are proud to build what matters. Our teams provide comprehensive end-to-end project solutions – including capital investment, consulting, design, engineering, construction, sustaining capital and operations and maintenance – to clients in oil and gas, mining and metallurgy, infrastructure and power. On July 3, 2017, SNC-Lavalin acquired Atkins, one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies."

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