Axe Staffing & Recruiting
Job Title: Mid-Level Structural Engineer Location: Peterborough, Ontario Salary: $82,000-$123,000/year (based on experience) Our client, an established consulting firm specializing in hydropower, is seeking a talented Mid-Level Structural Engineer for a full-time position. This position involves technical design and project management responsibilities for hydroelectric, fisheries, and water resources projects based in Peterborough, Ontario. The ideal candidate will possess a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering with a concentration in Structural Engineering, Professional Engineer (P. Eng) designation in Ontario, 5-10 years of experience in Structural Engineering, and proficiency in Canadian standards and codes relevant to the structural engineering discipline.
The role requires willingness to travel, hold a valid driver’s license, and be available for project work in the United States if required. Additional Requirements: Candidates must possess permanent authorization to work in Canada and be eligible to acquire authorization to work in the United States. Experience in managing staff, projects, and client relationships Strong problem-solving skills and effective oral and written communication skills for internal and external communication, proposal writing, and technical memos Experience in coordinating with multidisciplinary teams and mentoring junior and/or senior staff Who We Are: Our client has been an employee-owned company for over 55 years and is dedicated to developing engineering, regulatory, and environmental solutions that optimize cost savings, shorten project schedules, and enhance regulatory relationships. Their projects span both the USA and Canada, focusing on rivers/streams, hydropower dams, non-hydropower dams, renewable energy sources (such as wind or solar), or combinations of these structures.
They take pride in being a specialty consulting firm that tackles unique and challenging projects rather than cookie-cutter land development ventures. At our client’s firm, employees are passionate, engaged, and thrive on collaborative learning experiences. They work on diverse and creative projects while embracing technical excellence. Continuous learning, professional growth, mentorship, and new opportunities are actively encouraged.
Benefits: Competitive Salary Annual and Quarterly Bonus Program Extended Healthcare, Dental, Life and AD&D, and Weekly Indemnity Insurance Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) and Deferred Profit-Sharing Plan (DPSP) with matching contributions 10 Holidays, Paid Time Off, Tuition Assistance, and Employee Ownership Opportunities Equal Opportunity Employer: Our client is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. They foster a company culture that promotes equal opportunity for all individuals, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender status, disability status, national origin, veteran status, or any other dimensions of diversity. Please note that all applications and inquiries will be handled with strict confidentiality. Preferred Qualifications: Experience with design and construction of hydroelectric, fisheries-related, or water resource projects Familiarity with field support during construction projects Specialization within the structural engineering discipline, such as seismic design, finite element modeling (RISA 3D or SAP2000), or AutoCAD proficiency Knowledge of regulatory and permitting processes