Job: Water/Wastewater Department

Title Water/Wastewater Department
Employer MTE Consultants
Application Close Date Friday, November 23, 2018
Location Kitchener, On
Date Posted October 21, 2018
Job Information


Project Manager – Municipal Division

Water/Wastewater Department

(Kitchener office)

Come join our team!  We are More Than Engineering

MTE Consultants is an employee-owned company that provides services in civil and structural engineering, building and environmental science, toxicology, and land surveying. Since beginning in 1985, MTE has grown to over 285 employees with offices in Burlington, Kitchener, London, and Stratford.


MTE is about three things … people, people and people. This philosophy is what continues to drive our culture. Our employees are integral to who we are and what we do. As a result we strive to provide a working environment and culture that fosters personal growth, career development and positive relationships.



  • Preparation and submission of water and wastewater proposals and Letters of Interest for primarily municipal clients;
  • Project Management for projects ranging in fees from tens of thousands to hundreds of thousands in fees;
  • Client development including participation in industry events, membership in industry associations and informal outreach to clients;
  • Scheduling and coordinating staff including designers, surveyors, estimators, field samplers, inspectors and CAD staff;
  • Liaison with clients and approval agencies including both written and verbal communications;
  • Managing project schedules including obtaining approvals;
  • General design reviews based on engineering principles for various water and wastewater projects to ensure that client needs are met;
  • Assist with preparation of technical design reports and memos;
  • Oversee and assist with preparation of cost estimates and technical specifications;
  • Arrange and lead project team meetings and coordinate with team members to ensure efficient and timely delivery of project deliverables;
  • Arrange field work, surveying, sampling and construction inspections as needed.
  • Other related duties, as assigned.



  • 4 year Degree in Civil Engineering. Post-graduate degree would be an asset;
  • 5-10 years of related work experience, specifically with design and project management for water and wastewater projects;
  • Good knowledge of municipal and industrial wastewater treatment, process modeling and design, pumping stations, as well as potable water treatment, storage and distribution;
  • Good knowledge of Project Management techniques including Work Breakdown Structure, GANTT Scheduling, identifying and managing scope creep, invoicing and managing accounts receivable;
  • Excellent proposal writing and client management skills;
  • Professional Engineer designation (P.Eng.);
  • Strong report writing skills, as well as written and verbal communication skills;
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills;
  • Strong problem solving skills accompanied by attention to detail;
  • Working knowledge of MS Office software, including Outlook, Excel and Word. Familiarity with MS Project would be an asset.


MTE Consultants Inc. offers a comprehensive benefit package including the following:

  • Competitive Wages
  • Shared Ownership in Our Employee Owned Company
  • Group RRSP Matching program
  • Technical Development and Career Opportunities
  • Social and Supportive Culture; and much more!


For further information about MTE and some of our projects, please visit our website at


Please apply to:

MTE Consultants Inc. – Human Resources


We thank all applicants; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted. No Agencies, please.


MTE Consultants will accommodate the needs of qualified applicants under AODA legislation in all parts of the hiring process.  Should accommodation be required, please notify our Human Resources department.


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