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Highway Designer

Date: May 7, 2019

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 20988 

Job Category: Infrastructure 

 

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

 

Highway Designer

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Hatch is currently seeking to hire a talented Highway Designer to join our Highways Division.  In this role, you will be based in our Mississauga office and have the opportunity to work on high profile projects including a variety of highway planning and design assignments being undertaken on behalf of the Ministry of Transportation Ontario (MTO) or for municipalities throughout the province.

Responsibilities

  • Work with project managers to accomplish various tasks associated with various projects;
  • Participation in the preliminary and detailed design of roads and freeways in both rural and urban environment;
  • Undertaking drafting work for civil engineering projects, roadway geometric design including design of intersections and interchanges, roadside safety analysis, design of pavement marking and signage, traffic staging design, and quantity calculations;
  • Assistance to project managers and/or engineers with preparation of design and contract documents including technical and other project specifications;
  • Prepare reports and document project activities and data;
  • Be progressive, imaginative and enthusiastic in the work and strive to add value where possible for the benefit of the company and our clients.

 

Qualifications

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or Technician from an accredited College;
  • 2-4 years’ experience with highway and road design;
  • Minimum 2 years of experience with InRoads and Microstation is mandatory; working knowledge of OpenRoads and/or Civil 3D would be an asset;
  • Experience in the use of provincial transportation specific software is a definite asset;
  • Experience working on MTO projects/designs is a definite asset;
  • Good technical and communication skills are a necessity;
  • Ability to work on several projects concurrently;
  • Ability to solve problems, complete assigned tasks efficiently, and meet project deadlines;
  • Ability to work independently with low to medium supervision;
  • Experience within a consultancy environment specifically in the Civil Engineering industry is preferred.

 

 

We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 


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