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Intermediate Water / Wastewater Facility Engineer

Location: Guelph, ON, Canada

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GM BluePlan Engineering and GEI are now one.  We have joined together and become Canada’s premier consulting firm in providing multi-disciplined engineering and environmental services to a range of private and public sector clients, both domestically and abroad.
Your role at GEI.
We are seeking an Intermediate Water/Wastewater Engineer to join our Infrastructural Renewal, Design and Construction (IRDC) team to provide engineering solutions for water and wastewater projects for both municipal and private clients. This position will involve work on all aspects of project delivery as described below.
Essential Responsibilities & Duties
  • Deliver infrastructure projects related to water and wastewater facilities, including water and wastewater pumping stations, storage structures, valve chambers, treatment projects, pressure pipelines, condition assessments, feasibility studies, Municipal Class Environmental Assessments, preliminary and detailed design, construction contract administration, commissioning support and training.
  • Communicating with internal discipline leads, sub-consultants, clients, contractors, and Regulatory agencies such as the Ministry of Environment, local Municipalities, and conservation authorities
  • Work together with a dynamic team of subject matter experts
  • Lead and/or support activities such as proposal preparation, report writing, cost estimation, engineering drawing preparation, tendering, construction contract administration, and site inspection
  • Attend client meetings and conduct site visits
  • Contribute to team initiatives related to continuous improvement
 Minimum Qualifications
  • Licensed Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in Ontario
  • Minimum of 5 years of civil/process engineering experience with a focus on water and wastewater projects in Ontario
  • Ability to work on multiple projects concurrently, managing your own time and priorities in communication with other project managers and team leadership
  • Ability to build relationships and trust with internal and external team members
  • Strong organizational, oral, written communication and problem-solving skills
  • Strong knowledge of water and wastewater treatment fundamentals
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Possess a valid driver's license and have access to a personal vehicle
  • Knowledge of provincial drinking water and wastewater regulations, Ministry of Environment Design Guidelines, and the Ontario Building Code
We are GEI.
Some of the world’s most pressing problems – from climate change to sustainable development, to critical infrastructure and the future of our energy supply – need our brightest and diverse minds working together to create safer, more resilient communities for tomorrow.  
We are technical experts, collaborators, and entrepreneurs who draw from diverse backgrounds to solve our clients’ most complex challenges.  
With nearly 60 offices across North America, we offer a range of engineering, science, and technical consulting services. Our range of expertise, project types, and culture make us the choice for top talent in the AEC industry.
In 2023, GEI merged with GM BluePlan, an Ontario-based engineering, management, and technology consulting company. The merger adds GM BluePlan’s nationally recognized expertise in asset management and infrastructure planning to the GEI family, furthering our growth and expansion in Canada. 
Employee-owned. Employee-focused.
As a 100% employee-owned company, our employees support our flat leadership structure, have a say in how our business operates and benefit from our financial success. We are committed to employee growth with career development opportunities, competitive total rewards, a well-being program, flexible work arrangements and more.  Our company culture is driven by our 4 Cs – we are Client-Centered, Curious, Collaborative, and Community Minded – which support our focus on sustainability, safety, diversity, equity and inclusion. Get to know us better by visiting GEI’s career site here.
GEI’s Total Rewards Package
  • Market-Competitive Compensation, including Eligibility for an Annual Performance Bonus
  • Comprehensive Benefits Program including Health Care and Wellness Spending Accounts
  • Hybrid Work Schedules and Cell Phone Stipends
  • GEI University (GEIU) with Continuing Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement
  • Connecting Conversation Program with a Focus on Professional Development and Opportunities for Advancement
  • Support and Financial Rewards for Publication Awards, Professional Dues, and Professional Licenses
  • Paid Holidays and Generous Paid Time Off Program
  • Rewards and Recognition
  • RRSP Program
  • Opportunity to be an Owner and Shareholder 
  • A Vibrant Culture that is Focused on Partnership, Sustainability, Giving Back to Our Communities and Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
  • And More…
GEI is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, Aboriginal/Indigenous status or any other factors considered discriminatory. If you require an accommodation during the recruitment process, we will work with you to meet your needs.