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Senior Structural Engineer

Job description

​MPA has been exclusively retained by a leading global engineering firm who boast an impressive track record having worked on some of the world's most notable engineering projects. We are recruiting a Sr Structural Engineer to join their team in Toronto. This Structural Engineer will lead their Structural team while being both hands on technically and managing projects. Great opportunity to join a global engineering consultancy as they build out their Canadian team.

What you’ll do

  • Design to provide technical expertise and guidance for structural designs.

  • Design civil infrastructure in transit environments, applying Canadian standards and Metrolink requirements.

  • Design bridges according to AREMA standards and ensure compliance with CSA S6.19 for bridge loading, steel, and concrete design.

  • Coordinate and deliver rail and civil engineering projects, collaborating with diverse teams.

  • Utilize software for structural analysis and modeling.

  • Produce design deliverables, supervise engineers and BIM/CAD technicians.

  • Work across geotechnical and structural disciplines to integrate expertise.

  • Ensure project delivery adheres to technical standards, schedules, and budgets.

  • Provide technical support, conduct analysis, and offer solutions for structural integrity.

  • Stay updated with industry trends, codes, and standards.

  • Uphold safety regulations, identify and mitigate risks.

  • Foster innovation and continuous improvement.

What you need

  • Minimum of eight years’ experience in civil engineering design

  • Minimum of five years’ experience in the design of civils infrastructure in a transit environment including the application of Canadian standards where appropriate, element design and detailing in a Metrolink environment

  • Minimum of three years’ experience in the design of bridges (including use of AREMA standards)

  • Experience of coordinating and delivering designs for rail and broad civil engineering projects

  • Experience of bridge loading to AREMA and CSA S6.19Experience of steel and concrete design to CSA S6.19

  • Experience in computer software for the analysis of structures

  • Production of design deliverables – packages of drawings, specifications, etc. and supervision of engineers and BIM/CAD technicians

  • Professional Engineer (P.Eng) license in Ontario

What you get

  • 8% pension contribution

  • Life insurance20 days holidays – up to 10 days more (unpaid)

  • Potential for shares in company after 2 years' service.

  • Flexible working hours

  • Hybrid working model

  • Private Medical

  • Plus, Many More

To find out more, please send an updated resume to