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Rail Engineer

Date: Jul 16, 2019

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Hatch


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’s team of professionals provides cost-effective and innovative engineering solutions for the North American rail and transit industry with unprecedented success. We have earned an outstanding reputation with our clients as we offer a full range of services to handle any size project — from a small improvement initiative to a major multi-billion-dollar expansion program.  Hatch has planned, designed, and managed some of the most visible rail and transit projects in North America and worldwide.


We are currently seeking a highly motivated Rail Designer/Engineers to join our dynamic Rail &Transit Infrastructure Team located in our Mississauga office.



  • Designing track and railway infrastructures in accordance with the quality objectives and regulations, laws and standards; (ex. MTQ and AREMA);
  • Prepare and interpret specifications;
  • Assign and review the technical design work of junior engineers;
  • Be able to supervise a project team, ensuring the quality of work and compliance with the regulations, laws and standards;
  • Provide technical support during the construction of structures and coordinate the work supervision;
  • Participate in the planning stages, design and construction of the project;
  • Prepare reports on the execution of the work and follow the schedule;
  • Participate in the activities of cost estimates and recommend payments;
  • Participate in the preparation of technical specifications and bidding documents and assist in the analysis of bids;
  • Ensuring compliance with laws and regulations in health and safety on construction sites;
  • Perform detailed technical analysis, interpret data, make summaries and draft reports;
  • Visit construction sites to ensure the quality of the work and to carry out inspections.


  • Hold a bachelor's degree in civil engineering;
  • Must have between three (3) to eight (8) years of professional experience in design or construction of railway infrastructure is a must;
  • Solid experience utilizing Civil 3D is a must;
  • Experience in project management of public or private infrastructures;
  • Technical experience in the planning and design of urban infrastructure;
  • Site experience working in railway;
  • Professional and experienced in relations with customers;
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal are essential;
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision;
  • Ability to work in order to meet cost targets, quality targets and deadlines;
  • Ability to maintain good working relationships with the various parties involved in the process;
  • Time management skills and ability to adapt to change;
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills in complex and changing environments.


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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