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Organization:    Ministry of Transportation
Division:    Northeastern Region - Structural Section
City:    North Bay
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    07PBE - Bargaining-Engineering 07
Salary:    $75,537.00 - $96,459.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    53699
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If you're a results-oriented Structural Engineer with bridge-related experience, project management skills and a proven record of achieving effective outcomes, then consider joining our team and do your part to ensure the safety of Ontario's bridges.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this position you will:

• provide structural engineering expertise in safety assurance and infrastructure management activities
• manage the delivery of design projects for transportation structures undertaken primarily by external consultants
• communicate effectively with management, external agencies and the public
• carry out structure rehabilitation design, bridge inspection, planning and hydrology studies
• conduct construction liaison, review contractors' submissions and provide advice and solve problems on-site
• carry out structure evaluations and designs of simple structures including the preparation of related contract documents

How do I qualify?

• You must be licensed by the Professional Engineers of Ontario.

Technical knowledge:
• You have proven knowledge of and experience in structural engineering and design practices related to bridges and other transportation structures (design, analysis, evaluation, rehabilitation).
• You demonstrate knowledge of the Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code (CHBDC), structural maintenance, inspections and operations, foundation and hydrology designs, and structural planning.

Project management and technical administration skills:
• You have proven ability to manage consultant assignments, identify and resolve technical and administrative issues.
• You have experience with contract preparation and delivery processes.
• You have effective organizational, project management, and leadership skills.

Problem solving and decision making skills:
• You are able to identify problems, gather necessary information, investigate, interpret and analyze risks, make decisions, and prepare contingency plans and/or action.

Communications and interpersonal skills:
• You possess communication skills to exchange information, discuss mutual problems and provide/obtain advice.
• You have interpersonal, negotiation and mediation skills to ensure effective team work.

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 447 Mckeown Ave, North Bay, North Region
Compensation Group:   Professional Engineers, Government of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Science and Engineering
Posted on:   Thursday, May 16, 2013
  • Less qualified applicants may be considered on an underfill basis.
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, May 31, 2013 11:59 pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

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