Intermediate/Senior Geotechnical Engineer

Greater Toronto Area, ON, Canada ● Woodbridge, Vaughan, ON, Canada ● Virtual Req #114
Friday, March 10, 2023

You didn't go to school to be a number in a big machine, so why work for one? By joining McIntosh Perry, you will be able to make an impact in the communities where you live and work. Our Core Purpose - Turning Possibilities Into Reality represents our commitment to solving problems, getting things done and moving forward through collaboration with clients and teams.


Our team's expertise, gained through decades of experience, means clients can rely on us to quickly deliver high-quality and successful projects.


As one of the country’s fastest growing engineering firms with more than 800 project managers, engineers, technical experts and problems solvers across North America, McIntosh Perry is proud to be a Platinum Club Winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.


Our core values validate everything we have believed in since our company started:


Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes - Treat others as they would like to be treated

Make Momma proud - Do the right thing

Every McIntosh has a core - Be a leader

Pass. Shoot. Score. - Becoming excellent together

Did you dot the i’s and cross the t’s? - Personal responsibility

Don’t forget to cut the ribbon - Making a difference


If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun delivering high-quality projects regardless of the project size, we are looking for new talent to join our supportive and dynamic team and enable you to turn possibilities into reality.


McIntosh Perry foundation engineering team provides geotechnical services for a variety of public and private infrastructure projects.  Our project work includes transportation, large and small municipal and provincial infrastructures, building foundations, slope hazards assessment, subdivision development, municipal pavement design, and many more applications.

Our day-to-day assignments may include the design and inspection of deep and shallow foundation systems, settlement analysis of sensitive and compressible soils, instrumentation and monitoring, and meeting our internal and external clients' needs for a large spectrum of design applications. 

As our Intermediate or Senior Geotechnical Engineer, you will work on a variety of projects and develop your skills with guidance and mentorship from our senior technical and management team. You are also expected to provide mentorship to our junior staff. The location of your project assignments may often go beyond the GTA geographical limits across Ontario. 

  • Direct interaction with clients;
  • Managing the proposal process for public and private sector markets;
  • Project management of geotechnical investigation and design assignments including responsibility for project scope, schedule, quality, safety, and cost control;
  • Consultation with clients during the proposal, investigation, and design stages;
  • Geotechnical analysis and reporting;
  • Site review as needed during conceptual, investigation, and construction phases;
  • Staff training both on-site and in the office;
Qualifications and Assets
  • Being a licensed member of Professional Engineers Ontario;
  • Possession of a minimum of 10 years of consulting experience, preferably in Ontario;
  • Knowledge and working experience with applicable regulations, codes, and guidelines such as CFEM, CHBDC, OPSS, OBC, etc.
  • Having strong written and verbal communication skills;
  • Possession of a Graduate Degree in Geotechnical or Geological Engineering is an asset; 
  • Possession of Class G driver’s license; and,
  • To demonstrate or provide evidence of project management skills, client management, and interpersonal skills.
Additional Desirable Skills
  • Project-level experience with various municipalities across Ontario, preferably within the GTA;
  • Experience with MTO assignments such as design or contract administration;
  • Experience working with or managing multi-disciplinary project teams; and,
  • Construction inspection experience; 
Eligibility to Work in Canada - It is important that you are legally eligible to work in Canada at the time an offer of employment is made. You may be requested to provide proof of eligibility at that time.

McIntosh Perry is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients.
McIntosh Perry welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

This role is eligible for a referral bonus in line with the Referral Program.  If you have been referred, please provide the employee name at the time of application (Excellent together 'employee name').

Location on Google Maps
  • Greater Toronto Area, ON, Canada
  • Woodbridge, Vaughan, ON, Canada
  • Virtual