Civil Engineer - Linear Infrastructure

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CA - ON, Oakville
CA - ON, Markham; CA - ON, Toronto
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Engineering/Engineering Support
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Job Description:

As PARSONS continues to grow our Water Business Sector, we are seeking to add a Civil Engineer – Linear Infrastructure to enhance our linear and multi-discipline profile in Municipal Water/Wastewater/Stormwater Management infrastructure. The position will have a focus in the Greater Toronto Region to support our Mobility Solutions Team.

Our team is engaged in the design, contract management and project management of municipal roadways, land development and related municipal linear infrastructure. PARSONS have been actively involved in projects in Southern Ontario area since 1956 and have a well-established team of experts that know how to solve our customers toughest challenges.

The ideal candidate for this position will bring their linear water/wastewater skills based on both current and past experience working with municipal clients in the region and across Canada.

We provide a workplace that encourages your development, growth, flexibility, and creativity and are looking for engineers to work on projects. We embrace diversity, inclusion and overall work-life balance through Flexible Work Options.

The successful candidate will:

  • Work with the Group leader/manager, senior engineer, and project managers to deliver linear infrastructure projects
  • Work on a diverse range of water and wastewater linear infrastructure projects including collection, distribution, and transmission systems.
  • Under the supervision of senior staff execute design engineering consulting services related to linear environmental infrastructure.
  • Support the lead designer in the detailed design of linear projects and coordinating and interface  with the wider team and other disciplines.
  • Demonstrate high productivity, time management, and strong attention to detail as required to write, review and update tender documents, contract specifications and drawings.
  • Support the development of project plans, anticipate, and address project issues and direct the timely completion of technical deliverables.
  • Communicate and interact with the project team, clients, permitting agencies, and others as appropriate to achieve project success and build lasting partnerships.
  • Display strong communication and interpersonal skills representing the project’s interest throughout the project life cycle.


  • Registered as a P.Eng or eligible for registration within 12 months.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering
  • 4+ years of related linear water and wastewater infrastructure experience in municipal design and construction working preferably in a consulting engineering environment on municipal client projects.

Preferred Qualification

  • Proficient and experienced using integrated 3D environment software e.g. Revit, AutoCAD Civil 3D, BIM would be an asset.
  • Being familiar or proficient with water distribution, sanitary and storm sewer system modeling and software would be an asset.
  • Contract administration such as site reviews, reviewing shop drawings, contractor submittal review, change orders, and respond to requests for information as needed.
  • In developing project plans, anticipating and addressing project issues and directing the completion of technical reports, specifications, and detailed drawings.
  • Knowledge and understanding of municipal linear water, sanitary, and storm infrastructure design standards and guidelines and construction best practices.
  • Produce quality work products and providing excellent client service.
  • Understanding Provincial, Regional, and Local Agency approval and permitting requirements and how to meet them.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Functions well within a fast-paced environment and thrives within a team.
  • Proficient verbal, written communication, and presentation skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite of products.

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

This position is part of our Critical Infrastructure team.

For more than 75 years, our experts have designed and delivered the critical infrastructure that connects and protects communities around the world. We work in diverse, collaborative teams, both within the company and with our partners and customers, to plan, design, build, and modernize infrastructure. We take special pride in projects and solutions that improve communities as well as people’s quality of life by promoting economic growth, enhancing mobility, and increasing sustainability and resiliency. Powered by our people, we provide the imagination necessary to support our customers’ visions—and to help them see new possibilities.

We value our employees and want our employees to take care of their overall wellbeing, which is why we offer best-in-class benefits such as health, vision, dental, employer paid provincial care premiums, Defined Contribution Pension Plan (DCPP), Tax-Free Savings Account (TFSA), Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP), life insurance, paid time off, sick leave, all province observed holidays off, and gym membership discounts to fit your busy lifestyle!

Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.

We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!

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Founded in 1944, Parsons Corporation, a digitally enabled solutions provider, is focused on creating the future of the defense, intelligence, and critical infrastructure markets. From Earth to outer space, we deliver tomorrow’s solutions today. Equipped with the capabilities required to take on any defense, intelligence, or critical infrastructure challenge, our agile, innovative, and disruptive approach enables us to deliver solutions at the speed of relevance.

Our people are our greatest asset. We strive to be an employer of choice that engages employees in the community and creates rewarding career paths to cultivate a resilient workforce that is ready for the future.


Parsons has contributed to major infrastructure projects in Canada since the 1940’s, helping to design and build many well-known landscapes across the country, including the Regina Bypass, Turcot Exchange, Kicking Horse Canyon, Olivier-Charbonneau Bridge, and the Edmonton Light Rail Transit. Our markets are diverse, including Bridge, Tunnel, Road and Highway, Aviation, Rail and Transit, Smart Vehicle Solutions, Smart Mobility, Integrated Delivery, Environmental Remediation, Mining and Reclamation, and Water/Wastewater, as well as serving numerous industrial clients. The Parsons’ signature stands out and our achievements have been recognized via numerous awards for innovation and quality, particularly in long-span bridges, complex brigles, and major road networks expansions. Our teams work across Canada in many provinces, including Alberta, Ontario, Manitoba, British Columbia, Quebec, Saskatchewan, Northern Territories and the Yukon.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.

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Balance in life is important and time away from the office is imperative to allow you to refresh and focus your attention on the things that matter to you. Parsons supports your time away by providing paid time off and paid flexible holidays.

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Health is not a one size fits all. At Parsons, we offer a robust Employee Assistance Program as well as comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans through large, national carriers with the choice of regional PPO, HDHP, or HMO networks.

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