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FOUNDATION ENGINEER
Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Provincial Highways Management, Materials Engineering and Research Office
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    2 Permanent
Job Code:    08PBE - Bargaining-Engineering 08
Salary:    $80,583.00 - $102,584.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    67427
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Do you have a background in soil mechanics and foundation engineering? Are you interested in gaining new and specialized experience while working on innovative and interesting projects? Then come have a closer look at this position.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this challenging role, you will:
• provide specialist engineering advice to staff across the province;
• carry out studies and evaluate ministry programs for appropriateness and effectiveness;
• do investigations and evaluations of new material, suppliers, equipment and processes.

How do I qualify?

Mandatory
• You must be licensed by Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO)

Advanced Technical Knowledge:
• You have demonstrated knowledge of the theory, principles and practices of civil engineering, specifically soil mechanics and foundation engineering.
• You have good knowledge of geotechnical analysis, design and construction methods.
• You have of knowledge of structural design principles and methods.

Proven Analytical and Project Management Abilities:
• You have analytical, investigative and problem-solving skills to assess foundation engineering reports, contract documents and complex engineering problems and evaluate solutions.
• You have planning, coordination and project management skills.

Demonstrated Communication and Leadership Skills:
• You have excellent communication skills to provide sound engineering advice, make technical presentations, develop and write formal specifications and reports.
• You have interpersonal skills to maintain effective working relationships.
• You have leadership skills to provide technical supervision and technical leadership.

Additional information:

Address:  
  • 2 Permanent, 1201 Wilson Ave, Toronto, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Professional Engineers, Government of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Science and Engineering
Posted on:   Friday, July 4, 2014
 
Note:
  • W-MT-67427/14(2)
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, July 25, 2014 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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