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McIntosh Perry

Geotechnical Practice Area Lead

Geotechnical – Woodbridge, Ontario
Department Geotechnical
Employment Type Permanent

McIntosh Perry is growing to meet demand – and we need you! As a growing multi-disciplinary engineering and related professional services firm, we are building on our strong National reputation by maintaining our commitment to ethical work practices, a quality product and exceptional service. With more than 600 employees in offices across Canada, McIntosh Perry is expanding its scope and looking for new talent to join our supportive, dynamic team. Our core values validate everything we have believed in since our company started:

Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes - Treat others as they would like to be treated

Make Momma proud - Do the right thing

Every McIntosh has a core - Be a leader

Pass. Shoot. Score. - Becoming excellent together

Did you dot the i's and cross the t's? - Personal responsibility

Don’t forget to cut the ribbon - Making a difference

If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun, then this could be the right opportunity for you.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

As a member of our Geotechnical group, your duties will include but are not limited to:

  • Leading geotechnical engineering design and ensuring adherence to the project schedule and budget;
  • Overseeing the work of engineering interns and technologists, and providing guidance and mentoring to more junior staff;
  • Preparing designs and recommendations and writing or reviewing geotechnical and soil investigation reports, specifications, and other deliverables related to a variety of low, medium, and complex geotechnical projects including low and high-rise buildings as well as commercial and industrial buildings, underground shoring and foundation design-related projects;
  • Stamping such reports;
  • Providing building certification of low and high-rise buildings;
  • Liaising with contractors including conducting site inspection/supervision, and QA/QC inspections;
  • Liaising with clients, government and/or regulatory bodies;
  • Making field decisions for geotechnical issues;
  • Preparing cost estimates and proposals for a variety of clients and sectors;
  • Managing client relationships throughout project terms including providing a technical advisory role;
  • Playing an active role in business development activities and marketing by establishing and maintaining positive client relationships with internal and external stakeholders;
  • Specifying site investigation and laboratory testing requirements;
  • Managing and supervising the day to day operations of the soils and aggregates lab as well as responsibility for all lab test results;
  • Performing lab testing, when required and being responsible for all lab test results;
  • Attending site and office meetings;
  • Managing project schedules and budgets; and
  • Other duties as may be required.

QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Completion of an undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering or Geological Engineering;
  • Completion of a Master's degree would be considered an asset;
  • A minimum of 8 years' relevant experience;
  • P.Eng. by Professional Engineers of Ontario required and in good standing;
  • Excellent writing and communication skills;
  • Commitment to health and safety regulations and desire to contribute to a safe work environment;
  • Willingness to travel out of town temporarily as needed by the project; and
  • Possess a valid G driver's license and have access to a vehicle with valid registration and insurance.

McIntosh Perry is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients.

McIntosh Perry welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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  • Location
    Woodbridge, Ontario
  • Department
    Geotechnical
  • Employment Type
    Permanent
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