Civil Engineer

Our client has an immediate full-time permanent opportunity available for a Civil Engineer in Port Hawkesbury, NS



Bachelor's degree


3 years to less than 5 years

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

Registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial association

Eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial association

Specific Skills:

  • Supervise technicians, technologists and other engineers and review and approve designs, calculations and cost estimates

  • Confer with clients and other members of the engineering team and conduct research to determine project requirements

  • Plan and design major civil projects such as buildings, roads, bridges, dams, water and waste management systems and structural steel fabrications

  • Develop construction specifications and procedures

  • Evaluate and recommend appropriate building and construction materials

  • Interpret, review and approve survey and civil design work

  • Conduct field services for civil works

  • Ensure construction plans meet guidelines and specifications of building codes and other regulations

  • Establish and monitor construction work schedules

  • Conduct feasibility studies, economic analyses, municipal and regional traffic studies, environmental impact studies or other investigations

  • Conduct technical analyses of survey and field data for development of topographic, soil, hydrological or other information and prepare reports

  • Act as project or site supervisor for land survey or construction work

  • Prepare contract documents and review and evaluate tenders for construction projects

Municipal Specialization:

  • Storm drainage and control

  • Sewers and sewage treatment

  • Water control system and structures

Area of Work Experience:

  • Quality assurance or control

  • Installation, maintenance and inspection of equipment or facilities

  • Environmental assessment

  • Design

Construction Specialization:

  • Residential construction

  • Irrigation and drainage

  • Industrial, commercial and institutional

Area of Specialization:

  • Water resources

  • Survey

  • Municipal or urban

  • Environment

  • Construction

  • Structural engineering

Work Setting:

Consulting engineering company

Transportation Specialization:

  • Roads and highways

  • Bridges and overpasses

Computer and Technology Knowledge:

  • Project management software

  • MS Office

  • Business intelligence

Transportation/Travel Information:

  • Own vehicle

  • Willing to travel; Valid driver's licence

  • Travel expenses paid by the employer

Ability to Supervise:

5-10 people

Work Location Information:

  • Rural area

  • Willing to relocate


  • Health benefits

  • Health care plan, Disability benefits, Dental plan

  • Other benefits

  • Free parking available, Learning/training paid by employer, Paid time off (volunteering or personal days), Team building opportunities

  • Long term benefits

  • Group insurance benefits, Life insurance, Long-term care insurance

  • Financial benefits

  • Bonus, Mileage paid

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