Entry Level Civil Engineer/EIT

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake-whether at the local, regional, or watershed level- thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities' unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We're a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that's critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.
Your Opportunity The role of a Water/Wastewater Engineer is to work on smaller projects and as a team member of larger projects under the guidance and supervision of a senior engineer/designer. You should be able to evaluate, select, specify, and engineer systems or products for a project. You will perform a variety of tasks which may include calculations and field work. You will assist more senior engineers/designers by performing the routine aspects of engineering assignments and may assist in the analysis of proposed projects. Your Key Responsibilities

  • Performs basic engineering calculations.
  • Assists in the preparation of engineering project documents, client presentations, client contact and communication pertaining to specific project deliverables.
  • Attends and assists in client, contractor, stakeholder, and regulatory agency meetings to gain a better understanding of client's goals, site assessments, and vendor/equipment supplier contacts and coordination.
  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.
  • Develop and calibrate hydrological and hydraulic model of urban wet-weather systems (combined sewers, sanitary sewers and storm sewers).
  • Assists in the development and calibration of water networks models.
  • Assists in solution development for sewer system improvements, CSO and SSO controls, and future growth.
  • Utilizes software programs to prepare exhibits and complex working drawings. Continues to develop skills using software programs for design and/or drafting.
  • Recognizes when technical problems are developing and initiates appropriate corrective actions through the proper and appropriate line of reporting.
  • Assists in the evaluation and selection of systems and materials.
  • Trains less experienced team members in day-to-day activities including routine sewer modeling, and fundamental hydrology and hydraulic calculations
  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.

Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • Proficient in SWMM (PCSWMM, EPASWMM, InfoSWMM, XPSWMM), Innovyze, InfoWorks, and InfoWater, EPANET
  • Ability to solve problems using sound professional judgment.
  • Ability to interpret sketches, drawings and other similar material.
  • Ability to check own work for accuracy and completeness and manage time to meet project budget and schedule.
  • Ability to participate and collaborate in a project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.
  • Developing ability to effectively discuss project issues with clients and reviewing agencies.
  • Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite and Adobe.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Education and Experience Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Civil, Mechanical, Chemical, or Civil/Environmental Engineering from an accredited institution.


Minimum of 0-5 years of experience.

Working toward licensure.

Typical office environment working with computers and sitting at a desk. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each others' talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

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