Transportation Design Technologist

Western Canada Infrastructure · Calgary, Alberta
Department Western Canada Infrastructure
Employment Type Permanent
Minimum Experience Mid-level

You didn't go to school to be a number in a big machine, so why work for one? By joining McIntosh Perry, you will be able to make an impact in the communities where you live and work. Our Core Purpose - Turning Possibilities Into Reality represents our commitment to solving problems, getting things done and moving forward through collaboration with clients and teams.

Our team's expertise, gained through decades of experience, means clients can rely on us to quickly deliver high-quality and successful projects.

As one of the country’s fastest growing engineering firms with more than 800 project managers, engineers, technical experts and problems solvers across North America, McIntosh Perry is proud to be a Platinum Club Winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.

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 delivering high-quality projects regardless of the project size, we are looking for new talent to join our supportive and dynamic team and enable you to turn possibilities into reality.



As a member of our Western Canada Infrastructure team, you will have a range of responsibilities from design development to preparation of tender and construction documents for highways and intersections for rehabilitation and expansion projects for Alberta Transportation and Municipalities within Alberta. Duties will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Create, manage and distribute project related documentation and correspondence;
  • Geometric design of highways, municipal roads, and intersections including urban and rural, new/greenfield and rehabilitation/reconstruction;
  • Coordinating project requirements with environmental, geotechnical, utility relocation, and land acquisition disciplines and sub-consultants;
  • Assisting in supervising other technologists, including and checking CAD work;
  • Producing written planning and design reports;
  • Producing design spreadsheets using Microsoft Excel including checking quantities;
  • Producing construction specifications, tender documents, cost estimates, and aggregate requests;
  • Coordinate and provide meeting set-up for internal and external meetings;
  • Interpreting and implementing standards from provincial and federal regulatory bodies; and
  • Maintaining positive client relationships with internal and external stakeholders.



    • Completion of a college diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or Engineering Design and Drafting Technology;
    • Registered in Alberta as a Technologist in Training (T.T.) or Certified Engineering Technologist (C.E.T) through ASET;
    • Ability to read and understand survey plans and drawings;
    • Proficient in the use of AutoCAD and Civil 3D software;
    • Excellent field negotiation and problem-solving skills;
    • Available to travel, evenings and weekends may be necessary;
    • 2 - 7 years’ of progressive consulting experience completing transportation projects for Alberta Transportation or Municipal clients;
    • Experience with urban roadway and/or highway construction inspection and testing requirements for Alberta Transportation is an asset;
    • Demonstrated abilities in multidisciplinary project teamwork and coordination;
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English;
    • Strong attention to detail, problem solving skills and ability to think creatively;
    • Ability to work with engineers on multidisciplinary projects;
    • Possess a valid driver's license and have access to a vehicle with valid registration and insurance; and
    • Provide a 3 year driver abstract with 2 or less minor incidents and no major incidents.


    Eligibility to Work in Canada - It is important that you are legally eligible to work in Canada at the time an offer of employment is made. You may be requested to provide proof of eligibility at that time.

    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.

    (Referral Code - Class A)

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    • Location
      Calgary, Alberta
    • Department
      Western Canada Infrastructure
    • Employment Type
    • Minimum Experience