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Senior Land Development Engineer/Project Manager - Calgary, AB #351205

Company: Stantec

Date: 09/20/2019

Category: Engineering Services

City: Calgary, AB

Strong communities don’t just happen—they’re built. They’re creatively imagined, collaboratively planned, and readied to face tomorrow with optimism. We’re driving the future of Community Development. Our experts lead their fields, collaborating on projects that are as technically challenging as they are impactful, creative, and fulfilling. We’re a place where you can apply your passion—and find endless opportunities to help make communities more equitable, resilient, and livable.


Your Opportunity


The role of the Senior Land Development Engineer/Project Manager


is to work independently and as a team member on projects of various size and complexity. The engineer should be able to evaluate, select, specify, and engineer systems or products for a project. As a Senior Land Development Engineer, you will perform a variety of tasks which may include calculations and field work. The projects that a Senior Land Development Engineer may be assigned to may have complex features that will require the application of mature knowledge. This role also leads the analysis of proposed projects to ensure structural reliability, resource efficiency, and cost-effectiveness.


The Stantec Calgary Community Development group provides services to land developers in the Calgary area and surroundings. We are seeking a senior engineer to expand our services in the County of Rocky View.


Your Key Responsibilities


  • Lead and be responsible for the preparation of Subdivision Engineering drawings (residential, industrial and commercial). This includes technical review and professional stamping of engineering design drawings. Includes the preparation of construction specifications and tender documents.


  • Provide internal peer review of designs by other land development engineers/technologists.


  • Guide projects through to completion including preliminary/conceptual design, detailed design, scheduling, tendering and construction.


  • Coordinate designs with stormwater management engineers and incorporate stormwater designs into land development drawings.


  • Provide high-level engineering input to Area Structure Plans, Outline Plans and Land Reviews.


  • Liaise with clients, agencies and others to obtain and determine project requirements and approvals.


  • Ensure that client needs are met in a timely and cost-effective manner.


  • Ensure projects meet applicable specifications and standards and adhere to Stantec’s QA/QC program.


  • Coordinate work of junior land development staff and review their deliverables.


  • Be the main client contact on the project.


  • Be responsible for the project schedule, budget and reporting.

Capabilities and Credentials


  • Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering and registered as a Professional Engineer with APEGA.


  • Must have a thorough understanding of land development (including site grading, sanitary and storm sewer servicing, water servicing, shallow utility coordination, road and parking design)


  • Must have a minimum of 10 years of related land development experience.


  • Must be a self-motivated individual possessing strong written and verbal communication skills.


  • Must exhibit attention to detail and accuracy.


  • Must be able to coordinate engineering requirements with planning and landscape architecture requirements.


  • Must work well in a team environment and have a collaborative approach.


  • Must have a working knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.


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


Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.


Job: Civil Engineer


Primary Location: Canada-Alberta-Calgary


Employee Status: Regular


Job Level: Individual Contributor


Travel: No


Schedule: Full-time


Req ID: 190002ZU


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