Intermediate Civil / Structural Engineer

Intermediate Civil / Structural Engineer

Intermediate Civil / Structural Engineer

Optimum Staffing Solutions is an industry leader in providing prompt, professional and reliable one stop service of recruitment. Our services ranges through temporary staffing, temp to permanent, permanent recruitment, contract staffing, candidate selection. Optimum Staffing Solutions is an equal opportunity employer.

Our client, is a multidisciplinary engineering consulting firm serving clients throughout North America for over 30 years, is looking for an Intermediate Civil / Structural Engineer for their location in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Working with our client means you’ll be part of some of the most interesting projects across Canada, the U.S. and beyond. With the extensive, wide-ranging expertise within the company, you’ll have countless opportunities to learn and grow. .

We are seeking applicants for an Intermediate Level Structural Engineer for the Mississauga, Ontario office with experience working with concrete and steel structures. The successful candidate will gain valuable experience in the hydroelectric field, working alongside a group of senior engineers working on projects involving heavy civil project design (including design of water retaining structures and flood control structures), addressing stability, seepage and settlement. The successful candidate will also gain knowledge in the dam safety assessment of hydroelectric facilities.

Job Ref. 01130
Location Mississauga, Ontario
Category Engineering
Job Type Direct Hire / Permanent
Pay Rates TBD
Available Shifts Days

Your Key Responsibilities:

  • Carry out structural design and analysis for dams and hydroelectric facilities.
  • Prepare all deliverables for the project including reports, calculations, drawings and/or specifications.
  • Assist in the delivery of projects on time, on budget and on spec in accordance with quality objectives.
  • Prepare calculations and select equipment. May assign tasks to designer and CAD Technician where appropriate.
  • Ability to understand all codes and standards relevant for the project and is able to communicate all requirements to the internal project team and client.
  • Ensures the Civil/Structural Department Head is advised of all changes in scope of work and prepares amendments to the contract for review and submission to client.
  • Preparation, development and write-up of proposals.
  • Provides construction site support.
  • Reviews shop drawings and contractor’s submittals.

About your SKILLS:

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in civil/structural engineering.
  • Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in civil engineering from a recognized university (Master’s degree is an asset).
  • Must be registered or eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer in Ontario.
  • Experience in the hydroelectric field with heavy civil projects, including water retaining structures and flood control structures, and knowledge of the Canadian Dam Association (CDA) Dam Safety Guidelines is an asset.
  • Highly proactive with exceptional problem solving/analytical skills.
  • Strong proficiency in Windows Microsoft Office.
  • Experience with Mathcad and STAAD.Pro is an asset.
  • Excellent oral & written English skills.
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license and the ability/willingness to undergo security clearance checks.
  • The work will mainly be carried out of our Mississauga office. Travel to various outdoor sites and durations at the sites will be determined by project needs.

Required experience and education:

  • Minimum 5 years experience in Civil / Structural Engineering.
  • Bachelor’s degree (B.S.) in civil engineering from a recognized university (Master’s degree is an asset).
  • Start date Starts as soon as possible.


    All interested candidates apply with your resume at by quoting the job position and reference number in the subject field.
    To apply in person, our office address is:
    3701 Chesswood Drive, Suite #309 Toronto, ON M3J 2P6 Office No. 416-630-0222

    We would like to thank all candidates, in advance, for their interest in Optimum Staffing Solutions Inc. However, only the chosen candidates will be contacted for further discussion.

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