Senior Engineering Consultant

GEI Consultants Inc - Milton, ON (30+ days ago)

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Savanta Inc. (Savanta) is the Canadian operation of GEI Consultants, Inc. (GEI), one of North America s leading engineering and science consulting firms. While most of our team members are concentrated in southern Ontario, we are not limited by geography, nor do we buy into the world of daily commuting. Our team operates from virtual, home-based offices to reduce the environmental and social effects of commuting and to help extend our geographic presence across the marketplace. We stay connected through regular meetings, the use of a wide array of technology, and specialized collaborative workspaces.

Primary Responsibilities:
Provide technical and managerial leadership to a grow an engineering practice in the Ontario market.
Assume project management duties and interact with clients as needed
Assist in regional capture strategy for structural and geostructural support opportunities
Serve in the lead technical role in preliminary engineering through detailed development of design projects
Coordinate with all technical disciplines (environmental, roadway, structural, civil, geotechnical, traffic, drainage, landscaping, etc) involved in the project to deliver on schedule and within budget
Perform quality assurance checks on major transportation projects on interstate and state highway systems
Organize and supervise work of professionals and technicians as needed
Perform other duties as needed

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering
Candidates will act as project manager and design lead, responsible for developing plans, sections, details and calculations
Support evaluation and design efforts for projects
Assist with feasibility studies and other technical analysis to evaluate various construction methods, foundation options, excavation support systems, etc.
Perform and review complex calculations in compliance with applicable building codes and standards, and specifications
Coordinate project submittals and facilitate regulatory agency approvals
Manage and mentor junior staff
Compile, write and prepare reports that summarize data in a technically sound, clear and concise manner
Perform related administrative tasks including documentation of project activities, office administration, expense reports, purchase orders, invoicing support, etc.

Qualifications

M.S. in Structural, Geotechnical, or Civil, Engineering
10+ years of related experience
Professional registration
5-10 years experience using Revit to complete project documents
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Familiarity with analysis and design software (Plaxis, SAP200, STAAD, MathCad, etc.)
Ability to work in a multi-disciplinary, multi-office team environment and meet deadlines
Willingness to work in the field year round and in inclement weather
Ability to travel on temporary assignments

Benefits

Market-Competitive Compensation
Comprehensive Benefits Program, including Medical, Dental, Vision and More
Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement
Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement
Paid Holidays and Paid Time Off
Rewards and Recognition
RRSP program and moreā€¦

Savanta offers a comprehensive and industry leading compensation package and we support continued training and career path attention.

Physical Job Requirements

Sedentary

X

Light

Medium

Other

Activity Level Throughout Workday

Physical Activity Requirements

Occasional

(0-35% of day)

Frequent

(33-66% of day)

Continuous

(67-100% of day)

Not Applicable

Sitting

X

Standing

X

Walking

X

Climbing

X

Lifting (floor to waist level) (in pounds)

X

Lifting (waist level and above) (in pounds)

X

Carrying objects

X

Push/pull

X

Twisting

X

Bending

X

Reaching forward

X

Reaching overhead

X

Squat/kneel/crawl

X

Wrist position deviation

X

Pinching/fine motor skills

X

Keyboard use/repetitive motion

X

Taste or smell (taste=never)

X

Talk or hear

X

Accurate 20/40

Very Accurate 20/20

Not Applicable

Near Vision

X

Far Vision

X

Yes

No

Not Applicable

Color Vision (ability to identify and distinguish colors)

X

Sensory Requirements

Minimal

Moderate

Accurate

Not Applicable

Depth perception

X

Hearing

X

Environmental Requirements

Occupational Exposure Risk Potential

Reasonably Anticipated

Not Anticipated

Blood borne pathogens

X

Chemical

X

Airborne communicable diseases

X

Extreme temperatures

X

Radiation

X

Uneven surfaces or elevations

X

Extreme noise levels

X

Dust/particular matter

X

Other (exposure risks):
Usual workday hours:
8

X

10

12

Other work hours