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Parsons Corporation Water Resources Drainage Engineer in Markham, Ontario

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

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Job Description:

Water Resources Drainage Engineer - Transportation Infrastructure - Toronto, Canada

Opportunity :

  • Our Parsons Toronto office is now hiring an experienced Drainage/ Stormwater Engineer to join our GTR Drainage Group. If you enjoy being involved in a wide variety of water resources projects and tasks, on large scale municipality and transportation projects - apply now!

The successful candidate will be responsible for a variety of engineering tasks by applying standard engineering techniques and analyses within Drainage discipline , which may involve CAE (computer aided engineer ing)/CAD (computer aided design) applications. This position will be hired remote based initially, but must be based in the Metro Toronto area, and eventually will be based either from our Markham, Oakville, or Kitchner offices.

Responsibilities include:

  • Prepares hydrologic and hydraulic models for Municipal, Road, Highway, Rail and Transit projects

  • Design engineering of various culvert drainage systems for road, highway, and rail/transit projects

  • Helps preparing technical reports and memorandums

  • Develops and/or supervise the creation of engineering products that meet client quality requirements

  • Coordinate's drainage requirements for interdisciplinary analytical studies and analyses

  • Completes field assessments, analysis and evaluations as required

  • Managing regulatory applications and approvals

  • Provides support for construction activities as project engineer or contract administrator

  • Assists with proposal preparation and business development

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.


  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering (or related field) and 3 years or more of related work experience.

  • Professional Engineer registration ( PENG ) is required for this role.

  • Experience in Ontario province is essential for this position.

  • Postgraduate degree in water resources will be an asset.

  • Familiar with climate change impact studies will be an asset.

  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills.

  • A thorough knowledge of current technology and the capabilities and efficiencies of specific engineering software (EPA/PCSWMM, HEC-RAS, SWMHYMO, Visual OTTHYMO, Civil3D/MicroStation) for use in completing engineering assignments.

  • Valid Ontario Drivers' License.

Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.