Consider Joining the Novatech Team

If you are interested in building an exciting and challenging career, consider joining us. We are always on the lookout for talented and performance-oriented individuals with a clear command of their discipline, and a desire to be part of a dynamic, growing team of professionals. Positions include Senior Engineers, Planners, Project Managers, Technicians/Technologists and CAD Operators, as well as surveyors, inspectors and administrative support staff.

We offer competitive compensation and a comprehensive benefit package. Our work environment is collaborative, team-oriented and flexible. We provide state-of-the-art technological resources and strong career development support.

Job Postings

Civil Engineering Graduate – Land Development (1-2 Years Experience)

Description

Novatech is seeking an experienced civil engineering graduate to join our established and growing Land Development team.  We are looking for an individual who is enthusiastic about using design concepts to build infrastructure for developing communities in an environmentally responsible way.  If you enjoy building relationships and working collaboratively in a dynamic team environment, this may be an ideal fit.

We believe in continuous development of our people throughout their career at Novatech. Our multi-disciplinary teams will provide mentorship to share their diverse talents and knowledge and help you further your career and understand industry standards, trends, and successful business practices.

Novatech is dedicated to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. We celebrate and welcome the diversity of all employees, stakeholders, and external personnel. This approach has been adopted to foster an environment that respects people’s dignity, ideas, and beliefs. We demonstrate our commitment to this by providing a supportive work environment and a culture that welcomes and encourages equal opportunities for all employees. The company will comply with all applicable legislation in pursuit of these endeavours.

  • Competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefit package
  • 100% in-office role, with opportunity for future hybrid work

Responsibilities

  • Develop design concepts into preliminary then detailed designs, including analysis, design drawings and design reports, for grading, drainage and servicing design
  • Apply current industry practices and standards to undertake engineering analysis following approved standards and procedures
  • Work directly with other civil engineers, planners and landscape architects and other project team members to ensure that designs produced are consistent with and align with the overall design criteria and business objectives of the project
  • Prepare construction cost estimates, tenders and construction contracts
  • Undertake construction contract administration, in coordination with Novatech field inspectors
  • Develop project coordination, delegating, mentoring, and, ultimately, project management skills

Skills & Qualifications

  • Experience in land development engineering, including design of subdivisions and site plans
  • Proficient in the following software: AutoCAD/Civil 3D; Microsoft Office applications (PCSWMM and hydraulic watermain modelling software an asset)
  • Strong analytical, problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Task oriented while keeping in mind the overall project objectives, with excellent organizational skills
  • Commitment to excellence and high quality work, with strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, as well as technical writing skills
  • Ability to work both independently and within a multi-disciplinary team environment, with strong interpersonal skills
  • Field experience in construction inspection and/or survey essential

Civil Engineering Graduate- Land Development (New Graduate)

Description

Novatech is seeking a new graduate to join our established and growing  Land Development team.  We are looking for someone who appreciates using design concepts to build sustainable infrastructure for developing communities in an environmentally responsible way.  If you desire growth in a variety of projects and have the  energetic spirit conducive to a dynamic team environment, this may be an ideal fit.

We believe in developing our people through mentorship by engaging our multi-disciplined teams, to share their diverse talents and help them better understand industry standards, trends, and successful business practices.

Novatech is dedicated to promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace. We celebrate and welcome the diversity of all employees, stakeholders, and external personnel. This approach has been adopted to foster an environment that respects people’s dignity, ideas, and beliefs. We demonstrate our commitment to this by providing a supportive work environment and a culture that welcomes and encourages equal opportunities for all employees. The company will comply with all applicable legislation in pursuit of these endeavours.

  • Competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefit package
  • 100% in-office role, with opportunity for future hybrid work

Responsibilities

  • Assist in developing design concepts into preliminary designs, including preparation of design briefs and general layout development
  • Assist in completing preliminary grading and servicing design
  • Apply current industry practices and standards to undertake engineering analysis following approved standards and procedures
  • Support the civil engineers, planners and landscape architects and other project team members to ensure that the designs produced are consistent with and align with the overall business objectives of the project
  • Help prepare construction cost estimates

Skills & Qualifications

  • Knowledge  in the following software: AutoCAD/Civil 3D; and Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong verbal, written communication and technical writing skills
  • Task oriented with excellent interpersonal, organizational and analytical skills
  • A commitment to excellence and high quality work with a strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to work independently as well with a multi-disciplined team
  • Field experience in survey and inspection is an asset
  • A valid Province of Ontario driver’s license
  • Bachelor degree in Civil Engineering, with future eligibility for P.Eng.

Inspector/Contract Administrator

Description

We are seeking new talent to join our established and growing Novatech team.   We are looking for an individual who enjoys providing construction inspection and contract administration services to municipalities, land developers, and other clients for linear infrastructure and site works projects.  If you appreciate seeing projects progress, liaising with a diverse group of clients and contractors and enjoy attention to detail, this may be an ideal fit.

We believe in developing our people through mentorship and by engaging our multi-disciplined teams, to share their diverse talents and help them understand industry standards, trends, and successful business practices.

  • Competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits.
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Footwear allowance.
  • A Novatech cell phone will be provided for business use.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate, communicate and liaise with internal project teams, as well as contractors, builders, homeowners and municipal personnel.
  • Inspect construction of various linear infrastructure and site work projects to ensure compliance with contract documents, quality and safety standards, including sewers, watermains, stormwater management facilities, roadways, grading, sidewalks, curbs and utilities.
  • Interpret requirements and details of contract drawings and specifications.
  • Maintain a detailed daily diary of the contractor’s work, instructions provided, issues encountered, and change management used.
  • Log as-built elevations and verify quantities, maintaining supporting documentation.
  • Compile daily or weekly inspection reports for various construction sites.
  • Prepare payment certificates.
  • File project information electronically in appropriate folders on the shared drive.
  • Assist with surveyor tasks as needed: pre-engineering surveys and construction layout, using a total station or GPS instrument.
  • Office duties when required / compiling inspection reports and survey data compilation.

Skills & Qualifications

  • High level of commitment and professionalism.
  • Knowledge and understanding of local provincial and municipal construction standards and specifications.
  • Knowledge of the following software: Microsoft Office applications; AutoCAD/Civil 3D.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
  • Experience working on heavy construction job sites (linear infrastructure and site works).
  • Ability to work independently or as part of an inspection team, possibly in adverse conditions, for long hours during construction season, including overtime as required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • A valid Province of Ontario driver’s license and access to a vehicle.

Survey Technician

Description

We are seeking new talent to join our established and growing Novatech team.   We are looking for an individual who appreciates working on a broad range of surveying assignments for civil engineering linear infrastructure and site works projects using state of the art equipment.  If you are energetic and enjoy working outdoors, this may be an ideal fit.

We believe in developing our people through mentorship and by engaging our multi-disciplined teams, to share their diverse talents and help them understand industry standards, trends, and successful business practices.

  • Competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits.
  • Mileage reimbursement.
  • Footwear allowance.
  • A Novatech cell phone will be provided for business use.

Responsibilities

  • Coordinate, communicate and liaise with internal project teams and contractors.
  • Complete pre-engineering topographic surveys.
  • Process data in preparation for AutoCAD/Civil 3D drawing compilation.
  • Complete accurate construction layout, as well as as-built and quantity surveys.
  • Record accurate quantities, in coordination with the project inspector, to ensure compliance with tender documented items and specifications.
  • File project information electronically in appropriate folders on the shared drive.
  • Assist with inspection of heavy civil construction projects as needed.

Skills & Qualifications

  • High level of commitment and professionalism.
  • Knowledge and understanding of local provincial and municipal construction standards and specifications.
  • Experience with Robotic and Trimble total station and GPS surveying equipment; drone experience an asset.
  • Knowledge of the following software: Microsoft Office applications. AutoCAD/Civil 3D.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.
  • Experience working on heavy construction job sites (linear infrastructure and site works) an asset.
  • Ability to work independently or as part of a survey crew, possibly in adverse conditions, for long hours during construction season, including overtime as required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • A valid Province of Ontario driver’s license and access to a vehicle.

Inspector (Student)

Description

We are looking for an individual who would value gaining experience as part of Novatech’s inspection team. You will be paired with an experienced Inspector for training and will complete construction inspection and contract administration services to municipalities, land developers, and other clients for civil engineering linear infrastructure and site works projects.  If you appreciate seeing projects progress, liaising with a diverse group of clients and contractors and enjoy attention to detail, this may be an ideal fit.

We believe in developing our people through mentorship and by engaging our multi-disciplined teams, to share their diverse talents and help them understand industry standards, trends, and successful business practices.

  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Footwear allowance.
  • A Novatech cell phone will be provided for business use.

Responsibilities

  • Assist with coordination, communication and liaison with internal project teams, as well as contractors, builders, homeowners and municipal personnel.
  • Participate in the inspection of various linear infrastructure and site work projects to ensure compliance with contract documents, quality and safety standards, including sewers, watermains, stormwater management facilities, roadways, grading, sidewalks, curbs and utilities.
  • Learn to interpret requirements and details of contract drawings and specifications.
  • Maintain a detailed daily diary of the contractor’s work, instructions provided, issues encountered, and change management used.
  • Assist with logging as-built elevations and help to verify quantities, maintaining supporting documentation.
  • Compile daily or weekly inspection reports for various construction sites.
  • Assist with preparation of payment certificates.
  • File project information electronically in appropriate folders on the shared drive.
  • Assist with surveyor tasks as needed: pre-engineering surveys and construction layout, using a total station or GPS instrument.

Skills & Qualifications

  • High level of commitment and professionalism.
  • Interest in learning local provincial and municipal construction standards and specifications.
  • Knowledge of the following software: Microsoft Office applications; AutoCAD/Civil 3D.
  • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings, with assistance.
  • Experience working on heavy construction job sites (linear infrastructure and site works) is an asset.
  • Ability to work as part of an inspection team, possibly in adverse conditions, for long hours during construction season, including overtime as required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • A valid Province of Ontario driver’s license and access to a vehicle.
  • Working towards a Civil Engineering Technology Diploma, or equivalent.

Civil Engineering Graduate– Public Sector Infrastructure (New Graduate)

Description

Novatech is seeking a new graduate to join our established and growing Public Sector Infrastructure municipal engineering team.  We are looking for someone who appreciates using civil engineering concepts to design sustainable linear infrastructure and/or enjoys working in a construction contract administration role.  If you desire growth in a variety of municipal engineering projects and have the energetic spirit conducive to a dynamic team environment, this may be an ideal fit.

We believe in developing our people through mentorship by engaging our multi-disciplined teams, to share their diverse talents and help them better understand industry standards, trends, and successful business practices.

  • Competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefit package
  • 100% in-office role, with opportunity for future hybrid work

Responsibilities

  • Assist with sewer and watermain design, roadway geometric design and grading, and the design of active transportation infrastructure.
  • Assist with the preparation of detailed design drawings and reports suitable for review agency approvals and construction; aid the project engineer in completing approvals applications.
  • Complete quantity take-offs, construction cost estimates and assist with preparation of Tender documents.
  • Help with the administration of construction contracts, including attending site meetings, as well as producing change orders, site instructions, contemplated change notices, progress payment certificates and as-built drawings.
  • Support multi-disciplinary project team members to ensure that the designs produced are consistent with and align with the overall objectives of the project.

Skills & Qualifications

  • Knowledge in the following software: AutoCAD/Civil 3D and Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Strong verbal, written communication, and technical writing skill; French language skills are an asset.
  • Task oriented with excellent interpersonal, organizational and analytical skills.
  • A commitment to excellence and high quality work with a strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to work independently as well with a multi-disciplined team.
  • Field experience in survey and/or inspection is an asset.
  • A valid Province of Ontario driver’s license.

Civil Engineering Technologist – CAD/Design (New Graduate)

Description

We are seeking new talent to join our established and growing Novatech team.   We are looking for an individual who is enthusiastic about using their technical abilities to prepare and design contract drawings for a variety of civil engineering  linear infrastructure and site works projects. If you are driven, enjoy the attention to detail and have energetic spirit conducive to a dynamic environment, this may be an ideal fit.

We believe in developing our people through mentorship and by engaging our multi-disciplined teams, to share their diverse talents and help them understand industry standards, trends, and successful business practices.

  • Competitive compensation package and comprehensive benefits.
  • 100% in-office role, with opportunity for future hybrid work

Responsibilities

  • Prepare preliminary and detailed engineering design drawings using AutoCAD/Civil 3D.
  • Assist with roadway, grading, and servicing design.
  • Help prepare construction cost estimates.
  • Develop knowledge of current industry practices and standards.
  • Perform field inspections and field surveys as needed.

Skills & Qualifications

  • High level of commitment and professionalism
  • Knowledge of the following software: Microsoft Office applications; AutoCAD/Civil 3D
  • Ability to work independently as well as a part of a team.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong technical writing, attention to detail and organizational skills.
  • A valid Province of Ontario driver’s license and access to a vehicle recommended.
  • Field and or survey work experience an asset.

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