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Bridge Engineer (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

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Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Bridge Engineer (Ottawa, Ontario, Canada)

Contract type

Permanent contract

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Bridge Engineer (Ottawa)


We are actively seeking a technical engineer with infrastructure detailed design for our bridge team in Ottawa. The bridge team works collaboratively with our divisional team across Ontario. 


This role presents a unique opportunity to play a pivotal role in Egis's growth, contributing to the exciting trajectory we are carving out in the region.  

Job description


  • OSIM inspections with MTO and various municipalities.
  • Assisting in producing the creation of engineering products on a wide variety of small to large bridge rehabilitation and new design projects from concept through construction that meet and exceed customer quality requirements.
  • Working both independently and as part of a team to define the problem, establish the work scope, prepare budgets and schedules, plan the work, and provide technical direction and oversight.
  • Performing complex technical engineering tasks efficiently and accurately, while leading and mentoring less experienced team members.
  • Preparing and checking detailed engineering calculations and models, drawings, specifications, quantities and cost estimates, detailed technical reports, procurement documents, design packages, proposals, and detailed analyses.
  • Providing technical supports during construction, including the review of contractor proposals.
  • Frequently coordinating and collaborating with other Engineering disciplines and departments including highway, foundation, environmental, drainage and electrical.
  • Facing client and maintaining effective working relationships with clients.
  • Leading successful project pursuits, including determining budget estimates and staffing requirements and writing winning proposals.
  • As directed, perform Project Management duties including assembling and managing project teams, controlling project budgets and schedules, quality control of deliverables, client interaction and management, and financial reporting.
  • Providing input and technical guidance to CAD Designer/Drafters, Designers, and less experienced Engineers working on the same and other projects.
  • Ensuring compliance with all applicable codes and regulations.



The ideal candidate will have the following background, skills and attributes: 


  • Civil or Structural Engineering Degree from an accredited university.
  • Professional Engineer (P.Eng.), or eligible for license in Ontario.
  • 2-7 years of experience in the design of bridges after graduation and experience with the Canadian Highway Bridge Design Code or AASHTO.
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office, industry standard bridge design and analysis software (such as Midas Civil, CSI Bridge), and AutoCAD or MicroStation.
  • Experience in preliminary design and detailed design of new bridges and rehabilitation or evaluation of existing bridges, steel and concrete structures.
  • Experience with MTO design work would be an asset.
  • Familiar with relevant agency/regulatory approval processes as pertaining to bridge engineering.
  • Demonstrated ability in meeting project deliverables and requirements.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.


Egis Canada is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients. 


We welcome and encourage applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. 


This role is eligible for a referral bonus in line with the Referral Program.  If you have been referred, please provide the name of the employee who has referred you at the time of your application.

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Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

6-Engineer’s degree

Minimum level of experience required

2-5 years


English (6- Native language)