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Job Information

AECOM Senior Highway Design Engineer PEng in Sudbury, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, North Bay

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Senior Highway Design Engineer to be based in North Bay, ON.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage, design and prepare documents and contract tender packages in MTO format for highway rehabilitation and reconstruction projects which will include the preparation of calculations, specifications, plans and drawings, use of computer programs to prepare documents, checking of drawings and calculation of quantities and cost estimates, respond to Request For Information and Request For Clarifications and writing of technical reports

  • Develop solutions to a wide range of difficult technical highway design and construction problems

  • Work under general direction and support multiple projects concurrently

  • Independently prioritize work, and determine and develop highway engineering design solutions

  • Manage technical work independently while working in groups providing mentorship and guidance to junior team members. Directly lead and supervise designers, drafters, technicians, technologists and junior engineers primarily in the Highway Engineering discipline

  • Support other AECOM interoffice departments or sub-consultants while working collaboratively with variety of engineering/design disciplines (i.e. structural, geotechnical, traffic, electrical, drainage, environmental, survey)

  • Develop proposals and estimates for project opportunities


At AECOM, we believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustainingdisaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record ’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer


  • As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. Our Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation infrastructure and deliver advanced mobility solutions to carry our communities into the future — safely, equitably and reliably.

  • We combine our extensive planning, design, construction and asset management experience with advanced technologies and innovations to help our public and private clients restore or replace their aging transportation infrastructure, and find smarter, more effective ways to move people and goods across our cities, countries and continents.

  • Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering + 6 years of related experience in highway design projects or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • Professional Engineer designation or eligible within 12 months

  • Valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Applied Science Degree in Civil Engineering, or equivalent field

  • 10+ years experience in related engineering background

  • Registered Professional Engineer in Ontario

  • Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills

  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, Autocad

  • Experience with Ontario municipal and/or provincial road design projects

  • Competent in utilizing MTO design software / programs and applying Ministry highway design policies and procedures

  • Experience with Transportation Association of Canada Geometric Design Manual for Canadian Roads (2017) and MTO Design Supplement, MTO Roadside Design Manual (2017) and MTO Project Management Best Practices

  • Field construction and contract administration experience

  • Knowledge, training and experience with the Ontario OH&S Act and safe work practices

  • Successful candidate should have the ability to provide technical oversight and management of highway design for a variety of complex transportation projects including both rehabilitation and new construction assignments

  • Ability to achieve and maintain high levels of quality and consistency of all client deliverables and outputs

  • Have strong written, verbal and presentation communication skills

  • Be able to communicate effectively with Clients

  • Be able to provide innovative design solutions

  • Proactively identify opportunities for improvement

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Transportation

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 248208BR

Additional Locations CA - Sudbury, ON - 1361 Paris Street

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.