Gannett Fleming

  • Lead Civil Engineer

    Job Locations CA-ON-Toronto
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Job Category
    Civil Land / Site Development
    Employment Status
  • Company Overview


    At Gannett Fleming, we believe in improving the lives of the people we serve. We believe in innovation and social responsibility. We believe in the diversity of our team and the creative solutions they provide. We believe in embracing change and emerging technologies while maintaining an unmatched standard of quality. We believe in creating an environment where employees can thrive at home and at work. We believe in engaging our employees, building lasting relationships with our clients, and, in turn, making a difference in the world.


    Excellence Delivered As Promised. It’s more than a slogan. It’s our standard. It’s the expectation we place upon ourselves as individuals and as a company. It represents our commitment to our valued clients, industry partners, and employees. It’s our earnest pledge to do what we say. It’s the core of who we are as a firm and the foundation upon which all of our relationships and projects are built.

    What You Will Do


    Lead Civil Design Engineer shall be registered as a P.Eng. in the Province of Ontario, with at least 15 years of experience, and approximately 10 years of experience as Lead Engineer in transit infrastructure, underground running structure, municipal/rural roads design, the design of traffic protection, surveying, site restoration, storm water management and alignment design.


    Responsible for all civil engineering issues including:

    • Responsibility for suitability of all civil engineering concepts;
    • Responsibility for all civil design;
    • Signs and seals drawings related to civil design;
    • Attends meetings with TTC as required

    Minimum Requirements

    • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering
    • Registered Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) license in the Province of Ontario is required
    • 15 years of experience in transit/transportation planning, operation and engineering
    • Experienced in track, station and civil design on large scale transit/transportation projects
    • Solid and in-depth understanding of design processes and operations modeling
    • High level of proficiency in AutoCAD and Civil 3D
    • Proficient in site grading, storm sewer, sanitary sewer, watermain, private utilities and drainage design
    • Proficient in street improvement design and public works design
    • Experience in site development
    • Experience leading design teams and mentoring junior engineers
    • Managing large and complex projects for transit and freight rail clients
    • Preparing proposals for new work
    • Business development / developing leads aiding in winning new work
    • Preparing, monitoring and forecasting budgets/costs and project schedules
    • Building project teams and managing project staffing
    • Preparing and monitoring scopes of work and methodologies
    • Chairing frequent meetings (internal and client)
    • Overseeing quality review process for submittals
    • Non-project management assignments, or non-core work could include some or all of design reviews, scheduling, report writing, presenting

    Preferred Requirements

    • Proficient in Hydrology/Hydraulic design and calculations
    • Experience with transit related projects including facilities
    • Experience in transit facility design

    Life at Gannett Fleming


    For more than 100 years, we’ve been a leader in global infrastructure solutions with a focus on planning, design, technology, and construction management services for a diverse array of markets and disciplines. Across more than 60 offices, 2,500+ highly qualified professionals are united in an unyielding commitment to deliver excellence to every client and every project, every day.


    Gannett Fleming is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans status or other characteristics protected by law. 


    No relocation assistance will be provided for this position. Local residents will be given preference.


    NO AGENCIES PLEASE: Unsolicited resumes from third party agencies will not be accepted.


    Location: Toronto Ontario
    Working Hours: 8 AM – 5 PM
    Employment Status: Full-time
    Internal Requisition ID: 2018-5413


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