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Intermediate Road/Highway Engineer

Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Vancouver, BC, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 17416 

Job Category: Designers; Engineering 

 

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 an Intermediate Road/Highway Engineer to join our Highways and Bridges group.  In this role, you will be based in our Vancouver office and work with a team that is consistently delivering best-in-class roads and bridges. Along with the team, you will provide effective designs which consider unique site conditions, make best use of materials, minimize costs whilst satisfying functional requirements. You will work to mitigate potential design issues using specialized software that performs simulations and theoretical renderings.
Responsibilities:
• Developing conceptual, preliminary and detailed design of road and highway, including plan and grading design
• Developing Conceptual, preliminary and detailed design for interchanges and intersections;
• Delivering design drawings in accordance with design standard;
• Able to interpret survey data and support field survey;
• Co-ordinate with project managers and discipline engineers and ensures consistency in execution of project management activities to assure that client's work is completed on time, on budget and within the quality standards of the firm;
• Prepare and update technical reports and specifications;
• Participate in the preparation of material quantities and cost estimates;
• Ability to work as part of a growing team;
• Providing assistance during the tender phase and recommending project awards;
• Providing engineering support during construction.

Qualifications:
• Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering or other transportation related field from an accredited University;
• Minimum 5+ years of experience in design or construction of roadway/highway;
• Experience in Civil 3D is a must, other design software experiences such as Bently design packages are desired but not required.
• Registered as a P.Eng desired but not required.;
• Technical experience in the planning and design of urban infrastructure;
• Proficient and working knowledge of design and data management software including civil 3D, and AutoCAD;
• Excellent oral and written communication skills;
• Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills in complex and changing environments;
• Demonstrated ability to build and maintain good working relationships with clients and project teams;
• Familiar with municipal road standard and highway design standard such as TAC;

 

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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