Stantec Jobs

Skip to main content

Job Information

Stantec Senior Civil Engineer - Infrastructure in Thunder Bay, Ontario

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

Team leaders are the front-line managers in operational control, responsible for the overall team financial results (top line and bottom line), and for providing opportunities for team members to achieve the career and business objectives.

The role of the Community Development Lead is to help lead, grow and manage a team on projects of various sizes and complexity focusing on water resources, municipal, and planning development projects. The team lead shall be an engineer with the ability to evaluate, select, specify, and engineer systems or products for a project.

As team leader you will perform a variety of tasks which may include providing technical and business direction, quality control, and due diligence performed to company standards. This role also leads the analysis of proposed projects to ensure reliability, resource efficiency, and cost-effectiveness.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Coordinate staff utilization, availability, and resourcing within the team, requesting assistance from Leadership as appropriate.

  • Coordinate appropriate level of support for hard back log and BD opportunities with the sector team.

  • Work with your team to address personnel or project issues as they arise.

  • Provide management to direct reports and support the overall team, including recruiting new hires.

  • Lead the CDPR process for individuals on your team and complete pursuant to Stantec policy.

  • Contribute to technical project work as part of the Engineering Services team within your area of expertise (e.g., business development, client management, project/discipline management).

  • Promote Stantec’s safety culture and assist with training initiatives and the implementation of and compliance with HSSE policy.

  • Responsible for large projects of high complexity.

  • Evaluates, selects, specifies, and engineers all civil engineered systems or products for a project.

  • Leads project coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants, owner and contractor, sub-contractors, and vendors.

  • Leads in client project requirement meetings, value analysis, and basic cost estimating.

  • Develops and manages the project scope, budget, staffing, and schedule.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Demonstrated ability and desire to work with, and contribute to, a larger team (previous leadership or people management experience, including project-related work, is highly desirable).

  • Excellent communication and leadership skills.

  • Strong problem solving, organization, collaboration, and coordination skills.

  • Strong knowledge of civil, municipal, water resource systems, means and methods, materials, and industry standards.

  • Ability to lead one or more teams through all phases of project document production.

  • Checks the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manages time to meet project budget and schedule.

  • Participates and collaborates in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.

  • Strong presentation and interview skills.

  • Effective communicator and able to work on and lead teams.

  • Efficient project management of multiple concurrent projects.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Civil Engineering from a recognized post-secondary institution

Licensed Ontario Professional Engineer. Minimum of 10 years of experience.

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-Ontario-Thunder Bay

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 190002H7