Senior Project Manager/Bridge Engineer

MorrisonHershfield (Burlington ON, Canada) 11 days ago

Morrison Hershfield is a multi-disciplinary consulting engineering and management firm located throughout the US and Canada. We are a dynamic, employee-owned, team-oriented firm with a diverse project list that ensures you will be working on exciting, high-profile and challenging projects. For more than 70 years, the people at Morrison Hershfield have been the leading force behind our continuous growth and the expansion of our services.

Our strong national Transportation Group has a high-performance design team comprised of engineers, technicians and support personnel with their diverse backgrounds in design and construction, committed to delivering excellent technical work and customer service to our clients and has earned an exceptional reputation through its multi-disciplined transportation projects in Canada.

We are currently looking for a talented, accountable Senior Project Manager to join our skilled Bridge Engineering team in our Burlington office. Due to expanding business opportunities in Ontario and Western Canada, this position offers potential for growth in the areas of technical /professional development and project management by working on interesting transportation structure projects of all types and sizes.


  • Act as project manager, structural lead and designer for engineering assignments

  • Attend site visits related to pre-design information gathering, construction and post-construction review

  • Coordinate work with clients and other disciplines including highway/road, electrical, drainage and environmental planning

  • Analyze, evaluate appropriate design solutions and design of transportation structures including bridges, culverts, retaining walls and foundations

  • Provide direction to project team members and support staff through verbal and written instructions

  • Direct CAD team for drawing preparation and review deliverables prior to submission to client

  • Conduct business development activities to secure new projects by client liaison and proposal preparation

  • Prepare and review technical reports, tender documents and cost estimate

  • Provide tender evaluations and/or construction engineering services

  • Work within assigned project budgets and schedules

  • Business development and proposal preparation

  • Supervise and mentor junior staff with regards to project work


  • B.ASc. or B.Eng. in civil/structural engineering, with strong interest and experience in bridge engineering

  • P.Eng. status and 10+ years' leading large transportation structures projects

  • Interest in working both in the office and the field environment

  • Experience in project management

  • Ability to perform outdoor physical duties while doing bridge inspection work

  • Valid Ontario driver's license

  • Strong computer skills, including experience with SAP2000, CSiBridge, SFRAME

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills

  • Able to work in a team environment and excel in both bridge and multi-disciplined projects

  • Proven ability to supervise, direct and mentor junior staff

  • Demonstrated interest in business development activates and preparation of proposals

  • Organized and detail-oriented

  • Ability to direct a team and mentor technical development of others

  • Works well with minimal direct supervision

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Morrison Hershfield is committed to having an inclusive and diverse workforce, with recruitment free of discrimination, ensuring all candidates are given a fair opportunity for employment. We are committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities.

Senior Project Manager/Bridge Engineer

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