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WSP Canada

Municipal Engineer - Intermediate

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Job Description

The Opportunity:

WSP is seeking an Intermediate Engineer to join our growing Municipal Engineering team in Edmonton. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 6 (plus) years of progressive experience in an engineering environment and be able to manage Civil projects, draft proposals, provide project expertise, train and build on relationships.

This position will be responsible to execute design and manage projects for public and private clients across Alberta with a focus on the Edmonton region. As a key member of our Edmonton team you will deal directly with clients and approval agencies and manage multi-disciplinary teams to deliver municipal infrastructure projects including watermains, sanitary sewers, drainage, roads and treatment facilities. Duties include proposal development, feasibility assessments, detailed design production, construction administration, client liaison/management and communication including business development.

Why choose WSP?
  • We value and are committed to upholding a culture of inclusion and belonging
  • Our Flexible Work Policy - we recognize the importance of balance in our lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives.
  • A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
  • Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada.
  • Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things.
  • A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our journey.

We offer attractive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.

#WeAre WSP

What you can expect to do here:

Business Development
  • Develop and maintain client relationships, ensure clients consistently feel valued and that their needs are being met. Create trusting relationships to ensure WSP is the consultant of choice
  • Build effective networks and working relationships with stakeholders and clients
  • Identify and respond to business opportunities and meet with potential clients regarding our services
  • Track requests for proposal and lead proposal development initiatives

Project Management
  • Manage clients and projects. Assist and give staff the freedom and confidence to develop sustainable and exciting solutions for their clients
  • Maintain a high standard of customer satisfaction by ensuring that project outputs meet client expectation and ensure clients are fully consulted and apprised of progress, issues and related solutions at key project stages
  • Implement WSP project management methodology to ensure projects result in a successful conclusion for both the client and the company
  • Monitor project financial performance, invoice clients promptly, and ensure payment is received

  • Provide technical advisory services to clients for municipal engineering projects
  • Prepare analyses, designs, drawings, specifications, cost estimates, presentations and reports
  • Tender preparation and guiding the client through the tender process
  • Contract administration and field reviews for project under construction

What you'll bring to WSP:
  • Minimum of 6+ years of municipal infrastructure for Public and Private Sector projects;
  • An undergraduate degree or diploma in civil engineering from an accredited institution;
  • Professional Engineer or Technologist designation in Alberta;
  • A Project Management Professional (PMP) designation is an asset;
  • Knowledge and application of Transportation standards and guidelines;
  • Knowledge and application of Environmental standards and guidelines;
  • Project Management experience on municipal and/or private sector projects;
  • Experience with sewer, watermain, storm water management and road design;
  • Familiarity with local planning/approval processes;
  • Valid Class 5 Driver's license;
  • Experience working with the various Northern Alberta municipalities and First Nations is an asset;

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 65,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 12,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.


  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

Please Note:

Health and Safety is a core paramount value of WSP. Given the importance of keeping one another safe it is expected that you comply with our Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) policy at all times as well as client HSE policies when working at client locations.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY.

About WSP Canada

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international expertise. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, planners, landscape architects and urban designers, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Buildings, Transportation, Infrastructure, Environment, Geomatics, Energy, Resources, and Industrial sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. With over 8,000 talented people across Canada, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for generations to come.



Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-07-21

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