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Engineer, Transportation and Infrastructure
ID # 21514
City Fredericton
Job Type Permanent - Full Time
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WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 55,000 team members across the globe.  In Canada, our 9,800+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We are among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.

At WSP :

  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable





The Opportunity:


The Atlantic Transportation and Infrastructure team currently comprises 93 employees spread over the four provinces. WSP’s Fredericton office is in the city’s uptown on the south side, nearby residential areas and shopping centres.  As an office with under 50 staff members, our location offers the opportunity for employees to work as part of a close team, receive one-on-one training and mentorship, as well as collaborate with different business lines. Our Municipal Transportation and Infrastructure team members come from a variety of backgrounds and experience ranging from EITs to senior engineers with over 30 years of experience. It is this diversity of skills that have allowed our office to successfully pursue projects. We are eager to add new skills to our team and grow WSP’s Fredericton office!

WSP is currently seeking an Engineer to join our Infrastructure team, located at our Fredericton, New Brunswick office.  Reporting to the Manager this position will be responsible for the preparation of engineering reports, documents, and drawings involving the planning, analysis and design of transportation and infrastructure projects.


Why WSP?

  • We value and are committed to upholding a culture of Inclusion and Belonging
  • Our Flexible Work Policy – we recognize the importance of balance in our lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives.
  • A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
  • Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada.
  • Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things.
  • A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our journey.

We offer attractive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.


A day in the life:

  • Design of various infrastructure projects related to transportation, municipal, and land development work.
  • Direct interaction with infrastructure clients including provincial, municipal, and private
  • Coordinate the preparation of drawings required for approvals, prepare development and construction cost estimates;
  • Contribute to the cost effective, proper and timely production of engineering designs, that meet all client and approval agency requirements and standards;
  • Coordinate with other team members to ensure schedules, budgets and quality control standards are achieved;
  • Provide construction support and/or administration for infrastructure projects as required;
  • Provide technical guidance and mentorship to CAD operators and junior technical staff;
  • Provide Quality Management by ensuring quality procedures are followed for drawings and reports;
  • Develop and maintain ongoing client relationships;
  • Other duties as assigned.


What you'll bring to WSP ...

  • 5+ years’ experience in the design or construction of infrastructure projects;
  • Engineering background in transportation, municipal, land development or other multidiscipline);
  • P.Eng. designation in New Brunswick or eligible to be;
  • Experience in engineering consulting will be considered an asset;
  • Client relation skills considered an asset.


Health and Safety is a core paramount value of WSP. Given the importance of keeping one another safe and the growing list of our clients including vaccination status as part of their mandated health and safety requirements to work with them, you will be required to provide proof of full COVID-19 vaccination to WSP as a condition of employment.  You may also be required to undergo additional immunization to maintain a fully vaccinated status against COVID-19 whenever local Public Health Authorities recommend additional immunization.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY.

WSP Canada Inc.


Fredericton, NB

Intermediate (6 - 10 years)


Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada/

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