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Engineering/Engineering Support
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When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons.  Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.

Job Description:

Ready to put your civil engineer expertise to work on marquee projects that will change the fabric of our communities? Would you enjoy being involved on a wide variety of engineering tasks on large scale, complex projects? Parsons is now hiring a Senior or Intermediate Municipal Civil Engineer for our rapidly expanding portfolio of municipal projects. This position will be located in Burnaby, BC. As a Senior/Intermediate Municipal Civil Engineer, you will lead the design in various municipal infrastructure multi-disciplinary projects from conception through to completion. As a licensed professional with EGBC, you will be responsible to design and authenticate the civil design, ensuring that all project deliverables are designed and executed according to relevant standards and regulations, while meeting budgetary and timeline constraints. Experience working on municipal infrastructure design and construction projects is essential for this position.


  • Be the civil Professional of Record in delivering municipal roads and linear infrastructure design works including water, sanitary, and storm systems, drainage and grading. Prepare, lead, and/or review the development of technical solutions of engineering designs from conceptual to detailed design phases and provide engineering design support during construction, while meeting budgetary and timeline constraints. This includes:
    • Prepare or directly supervise the preparation of authenticated deliverables including calculations, design criteria, drawings, specifications and tender documents based on MMCD and CCDC, technical letters and memorandums, technical reports, AACE International and ACEC-BC construction cost estimates, bid evaluations and recommendations,
    • Prepare (or directly supervise the preparation of) the CAD model using Civil 3D based on the design and calculation output.
    • Identify utility conflicts and utility relocation. Coordinate with 3rd party utilities and external agencies as required by the project work.
    • Coordinate project design with other disciplines such as surveyors, geotechnical, electrical, arboricultural, landscape, environmental and others as required.
    • Provide construction oversight such as engineering field reviews and field review reports, respond to contractor RFIs, provide site instructions during construction.
    • Interprets and ensures conformance to applicable legislation, standards, and codes, as well as company policies and procedures, and quality requirements.
  • Support project managers with controlling project budgets and schedules, invoicing, coordinating with sub-consultants and contractors, meeting with clients to support successful delivery of the projects.
  • Prepare proposals including work plans, cost estimates, and schedules.
  • Collaborate with peers, subconsultants and contractors to create a productive team environment.
  • Mentor junior and intermediate engineers and technologists


  • Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in good standing with 10+ years of design experience working in Lower Mainland municipal projects. Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering.
  • Extensive technical expertise and demonstrated working knowledge and experience with civil engineering principles and civil design of municipal servicing infrastructure, including municipal roads, water, sanitary, and storm systems, drainage and grading.
  • Expert working knowledge of contract documentation including MMCD and CCDC.
  • Working knowledge of green rain infrastructure
  • Excellent knowledge of industry practices and regulations. Ability to interpret, apply, and advise others on engineering guidelines such as technical manuals, codes and regulations.
  • Proficient in working with AutoCAD Civil 3D.
  • Extensive technical expertise in caring out engineering field reviews and responding to RFIs, providing site instructions during construction.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of project management principles
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, ability to exercise diplomacy and tact
  • Results driven, while respecting the importance of collaboration and teamwork
  • Ability to supervise and coach others. Ability to mentor the development of junior engineers and technical staff.
  • Commitment to continuous learning and skills improvement
  • Valid BC Class V Driver's License

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required; other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

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.

Salary Range:

$74,800 - $139,000

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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Financial Wellness

We care about your financial wellbeing. Parsons offers competitive pay and retirement plans to help you build wealth for the future while giving you the flexibility to diversify your investments.

Work Life Harmony

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.

Career Development

We are committed to fostering the personal and professional growth of our employees. Develop and advance yourself though our comprehensive training, educational and mentorship programs.

Veteran Support

We provide Industry leading benefits to support veterans and active-duty members to provide security for you and your family by offering robust leave and benefits; including paid active-duty military leave and paid time off when transitioning back to civilian life.

Mind & Body

At Parsons we inspire healthier habits, heathier minds, and a healthier you through our wellness program. Participate in our weekly Meditation Mondays and Wellness Wednesdays. Wellness, at Parsons, is more than just your annual checkup.


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.

Want to learn more about the benefits eligible for the Parsons’ location you are interested in? Connect with one of our recruiters for further detail.

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Parsons has a long-standing reputation as an industry leader in domestic and international engineering and construction projects. The company also has a solid history supporting federal government work.”

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