Our Client has an immediate opening for a Design Engineer. The position will allow candidates to directly apply their knowledge/experience in MSE retaining wall/slope designs to various infrastructure developments in both public and private sectors including bridge abutment walls, large culvert wing walls, embankments of highways/railways, and commercial/industrial building/landscape applications. In addition to sometimes challenging theoretical design and analytical work, candidates will gain valuable site experience working in a Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Preparation of engineering bids; including evaluating and analyzing tender documents, geotechnical reports, costing estimation and preliminary design.
Perform engineering design analysis and calculations for MSE/RSS Walls/Slopes, along with assisting in the preparation of shop drawings.
Provide efficient, effective, economical, and timely response and solutions to design problems during construction.
Periodical project site visits and providing advice to the contractors regarding the design spec/drawings.
Any other assistance required by project manager.
Bachelor’s degree (Master’s Degree preferred) in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering.
5 to 10 years design experience.
Experience in geotechnical design such as slope stability assessment and stabilization.
Familiar with common industry design codes, standards, and specifications such as CHBDC, OPSS and MTO specifications and relevant articles of FHWA/AASHITO
Previous experience in using software MSEW, GSLOPE, SLIDE or ReSSA is an asset.
Proficient in Autocad, Excel and Word.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Demonstrates initiative and ability to handle multi-tasking and meeting project schedules in a fast-paced environment
Working in a team environment with minimum supervision. Ability to apply technical knowledge to various practical problems.
Valid driver’s license.
Market-Competitive compensation package.
Comprehensive Benefits Program including medical, dental and life insurances.