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Senior Engineer - Surface Water

Date: Jul 21, 2019

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 20851 

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.



  • Analysis and design of stormwater management measures including the design of low impact and best management practices, drainage studies and floodplain analysis;
    Technical analysis and developing new methods and techniques to complete complex or unique studies;
  • Culvert and storm sewer system design and assessments;
  • Preparation of drainage studies, drainage master plans, SWM reports, presentations, hydrology and hydraulic computer modeling;
  • Preparation of reports, proposals, and other documentation for clients;
  • Assist technical staff with drainage designs, modeling and reports for public and private projects.
  • Direct and coordinate the efforts of a multi-disciplinary team of in-house resources, sub-consultants, contractors, and suppliers.
  • Oversight and management of intermediate and junior drainage design teams including engineers and technologists.
  • Strategic business development including client engagement and proposals (technical writing);


  • Engineering Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering from an accredited University;
  • 10+  years professional experience as an Engineer.  Working in engineering consulting is a must;
  • Established working relationship with various clients such as municipalities.
  • Experience in watershed and subwatershed hydrology, hydraulic, hydrologic and hydrodynamic modelling, design and evaluation of structures for hydraulic performance, floodplain management, storm water management design and analyses, engineering design of municipal services and infrastructure, field investigations and construction monitoring.
  • Solid understanding of engineering skills such as geometric design, grading, permitting, coordination with utility companies and the production of utility schemes of accommodation, and roadway drainage design;
  • Experienced in preparation of technical reports, specifications, tender documents, and engineering estimates;
  • Experience in Office Suite including Microsoft Office, Excel and PowerPoint;
  • Strong working knowledge of computer models commonly used in water resources engineering: HEC-2, HEC-RAS, OTTHYMO, VO2, SWMM;
  • Familiarity with AutoCAD, MicroStation, ArcGIS, Infoworks, and use of GIS software will be an asset;
  • Design of drainage systems for highways will be an asset;
  • Familiarity with MOECC, MTO and conservation Authorities drainage criteria will be an asset;
  • Experience with stream/channel, floodplain mapping, erosion protection system design will be an asset;
  • Excellent presentation and professional level report writing skills;
  • Excellent report writing and communication skills.


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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