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Senior Project Manager - Highway Engineer

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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

Senior Project Manager - Highway Engineer

Contract type

Permanent contract

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Senior Project Manager - Highway Engineer

Our highway engineering team delivers a diverse range of MTO design projects, encompassing highway expansion, interchange design, roadway rehabilitation, and bridge rehabilitation/replacements. With a keen focus on serving the Ministry of Transportation (MTO), our team navigates the complexities of each project with precision and expertise. Leveraging our extensive experience and proficiency, we consistently meet the evolving demands, ensuring the safe and efficient flow of traffic across Ontario's road networks.

One of the key factors setting our department apart is the relationship we've cultivated with the MTO team over the years. This close collaboration enables us to navigate regulatory frameworks effectively and streamline project delivery processes, giving us a competitive edge in the industry.

In showcasing our capabilities, we take pride in our proven track record of successful project execution. From freeway widening and interchange improvements in the GTA and surrounding area, to roadway rehabilitation initiatives spanning Northern Ontario and intersection and roundabout designs in Southwestern Ontario, our portfolio exemplifies our commitment to excellence and our ability to deliver impactful solutions that enhance Ontario's transportation infrastructure.

Job description

-Acting as a senior project manager on large multidiscipline detail design highway and bridge projects for MTO.
-Providing mentorship, technical guidance, support, and oversight to other engineers and technical staff working on your projects.
-Supporting and leading a project team to complete designs ranging from freeways, urban and rural multi-lane and two-lane facilities, interchanges, and intersections.
-Ensuring that corporate and client QA/QC practices are completed on all projects.
-Coordinating with clients, approval agencies, utility companies, contractors, etc.
-Developing and maintaining relationships with industry professionals, consultants and other business leaders.
-Providing guidance and oversight in the preparation of proposals, project work plans, schedules, and budgets.
-Monitoring overall work progress and technical performance on projects to ensure timelines and targets are being met.
-Working with senior management to execute strategic growth and business initiatives.


-A university degree in Civil Engineering.
-Licensed as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.).
-Has developed an excellent reputation working with MTO.
-Experienced with project management and has worked in or has an understanding of the consulting engineering environment.
-Thorough knowledge of Highway/Transportation Engineering, including policies, regulations, guidelines and operational procedures.
-Demonstrated experience in detail design work with proven project management capabilities.
-Ability to work effectively as part of a team with clients and other relevant stakeholders;
-Excellent oral and written communication skills.
-Strong attention to detail, problem-solving skills and ability to think creatively.
-Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work effectively independently or as part of a team.
-Possess a valid driver’s license and have access to a vehicle with valid registration and insurance.
-20+ years of progressive related experience working on MTO design projects in highway design and project management.
-Ability to be approved in the MTO RAQS system for various specialties would be considered an asset.

Position location

Job location

America/Carribean, Canada


  Toronto, Ontario; Ottawa, Ontario

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

6-Engineer’s degree

Minimum level of experience required

Over 10 years


English (6- Native language)