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Careers (2) Positions available
 

Are you a goal oriented, highly motivated individual who is aspiring to join a successful team? Wills is looking for talented, hardworking individuals who want to be part of a winning team.  At Wills, we form a partnership with our staff, our clients and the public to create innovative engineering solutions to today’s complex problems.

If you are interested, please utilize our online job application form to apply for a career at Wills and become a member of our team.

Wills currently has the following opportunities available.

Department Manager / Assistant Manager – Structural (Bridge) Engineering

D.M. Wills Associates Limited is in search of a Department Manager for our Structural Engineering team to lead and grow the Structural (Bridge) Engineering group.

The Manager of this well-established and technical team must have strong interest and experience in bridge projects and heavy civil projects, as well as the desire to lead and mentor the team. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • As a member of the Senior Management Team, collaborate with the President and other Department Managers to identify and develop long-term strategic priorities, and corporate policies and programs for the organization from a departmental perspective. 
  • Provide direction, training, performance management, professional development and mentorship to staff within the department. 

  • Act as a primary point of contact with clients, ensuring high service quality standards are met in accordance with client expectations. 

  • Engage in business development initiatives to secure new clients and promote the reputation of the firm. 

  • Oversee department budgets and financial management, ensuring that the department meets corporate financial objectives.

  • Oversee health and safety requirements of departmental personnel, ensuring a safe workplace culture within the department.

  • Ensure that timelines are met for all project key deliverables.

  • Lead and implement a continuous improvement process for the Department to ensure quality products and optimal service delivery to clients.

  • Provide input on RFP and RFQ submissions.

  • Understand and determine the applicability of relevant local, provincial and federal government regulations on an individual project basis.

Significant Qualifications include:

  • University Degree in Civil (structural) Engineering.
  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer of Ontario (P.Eng. with PEO).

  • Minimum ten (10) years of experience providing some or all of essential duties and responsibilities as noted above.

  • Minimum five (5) years of people management and project management experience in a consulting engineering environment.

  • Strong competency is structural analysis and design.

  • Ministry of Transportation RAQS approval in Bridge Engineering categories.

  • Extensive experience with proposal submissions, project management and contract administration and proven track record winning proposals.

  • Solid knowledge of principles and practices of financial accounting, budget development, cost control and invoicing.

  • Strong communication skills including mediation and negotiation, coupled with superior written and oral presentation proficiencies.

  • Strong analytical, organizational, and problem solving abilities.

  • Excellent work ethic and ability to work on several projects or issues simultaneously and effective time management capabilities to meet timelines.

  • Extensive knowledge of the Ontario Health and Safety Act. knowledge of other legislation and regulations related to department functions.

Wills provides Structural (Bridge) Engineering services throughout Ontario for the Ministry of Transportation (MTO) as well as Municipal clients.  This position is located in Peterborough, Ontario, however some travel to support design and construction projects is required.

Wills offers a competitive compensation package, with merit based profit sharing bonuses, and a comprehensive benefits package.

If you are a goal oriented, highly motivated individual who is looking to join a successful team, Wills is interested in speaking with you.  At Wills, we form partnerships with our staff, our clients and the public to create engineering solutions that work for today’s complex problems.

Please submit a cover letter and resume/CV directly to HR at hr@dmwills.com, with subject line “Manager, Structural Engineering” before March 2, 2018.

We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.

 

 

Senior Traffic Project Engineer – Transportation Department

D.M. Wills Associates Limited is in search of a Senior Transportation Engineer to join our Transportation Department.

The successful candidate will be responsible for leading Transportation Engineering and Transportation Planning studies, engaging in both multi-disciple engineering projects as well as stand-alone Traffic Studies.

Sound communication and technical skills coupled with excellent leadership and management abilities, as well as superior written and oral presentation skills are essential for this position.

Significant Qualifications include:

  • A university degree in Civil Engineering.

  • Professional Engineer designation, licensed in the Province of Ontario.

  • Minimum 5 years of Transportation Engineering experience, specifically in Traffic Planning and Engineering.

  • Minimum of 3 years of project management experience.

  • Familiar with OTM Books, TAC/MTO Design Guides, HCM, ITE Manuals, Roadside Design Manual.

  • Working knowledge of Synchro & HCS.

  • MTO experience is considered valuable and will be given preference.

  • Registered (or eligible for registration) in RAQS for various Traffic Engineering categories.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Successful completion of Transportation Engineering and Planning projects for both public and private clients.

  • Manage multiple and/or major projects.

  • Coordinate all facets of assigned projects (proposal, schedule, cost control, quality, communication etc.).

  • Secure new traffic projects/clients and maintain existing clients.

  • Mentor junior staff in traffic engineering and planning.

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to take the next step in their transportation career.  The successful candidate will be supported in developing and leading a successful Traffic team at Wills.  If you are a goal oriented, highly motivated individual who is looking to join a successful team, Wills is interested in speaking with you.  At Wills, we form partnerships with our staff, our clients and the public to create engineering solutions that work for today’s complex problems.

This position is located in Peterborough, Ontario.

Salary will be commensurate with experience.

Please submit a cover letter and resume/CV directly to HR at hr@dmwills.com, with subject line “Senior Traffic Project Engineer”.

We sincerely thank all candidates for their interest, however, please note that only those applicants selected for further consideration will be contacted.  If selected for an interview, please advise us if you require accommodation.

 

 

 

 
 


 
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