Engineer, Water Resources

engineering environmental services
Location: City of Kingston, ON
Type: full-time
Posted On: Feb 26, 2019
Closing Date: Mar 15, 2019
Engineer, Water Resources
The Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority (CRCA) seeks a highly motivated Engineer, Water Resources to join our team. The CRCA works with local communities to conserve natural resources in southeastern Ontario watersheds. For more information please visit:
Kingston, Ontario
Full-time, permanent position
35 hours per week
$61,427 - $81,903 (2019 Rate)
Key Responsibilities:
  - Forecast flood conditions and issue messages to local communities, coordinate water control structure asset management, maintenance and operations, and coordinate floodplain mapping projects
  - Review development proposals with respect to flooding, erosion and stormwater management
  - Provide technical advice to municipalities, community organizations and the public
  - Certification as a licensed Professional Engineer in Ontario, and a full member in good standing of the Professional Engineers of Ontario
  - University degree in civil engineering or equivalent
  - 3+ years related experience
  - Demonstrated project management experience
  - Advanced knowledge of applicable legislation and relevant departmental policies and procedures
  - Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal, problem solving, presentation and organizational skills including the demonstrated ability to describe technical content in clear-language terms when addressing outside agencies and the public which includes the ability to make technical presentations to municipal/provincial officials and write technical reports and policy
  - Proficiency with the full suite of Microsoft Office software, water information systems, and familiarity with geographic information systems (GIS)
  - Proficiency with aerial photographs, maps and stormwater development plans
  - Valid Class G Driver’s License and Working at Heights safety training equivalent required
How to Apply:
Interested candidates: please submit an electronic mail message with your name and “Engineer, Water Resources” in the subject line, and with a cover letter and résumé attached, by 12:00 PM EST (noon) on Friday March 15, 2019 to:
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be
contacted. The Cataraqui Region Conservation Authority is an equal opportunity employer. Interview accommodations for applicants with disabilities are available upon request.