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Design Engineer

Employer: MTE Consultants Inc.

Closing Date: 22/05/2022

Location: Ontario (Kitchener, Burlington, London, Stratford)

Job Description:


MTE Consultants Inc. has provided consulting services to communities throughout Ontario since 1985. For over 30 years, we have maintained a commitment to quality and lasting relations. Our strength is in the people we work with and the solutions we design. With 5 different offices across Ontario, our team is comprised of driven professionals at various stages of their careers – and we’re all in this together. Every day, we’re working together and collaborating on projects that are both challenging and impactful. Join a team that creates connections, drives your career and supports the community in more ways than one.

We are looking for Design Engineers to join our Civil Teams at MTE. We have openings at our locations in Kitchener, London, Stratford and Burlington.  We offer flexible hours and varied work arrangements to suit your preference.

Here are some important details about the positions and MTE:

Why do others in these positions like the roles?

Our Engineers are empowered to make projects successful for our clients and communities. They work closely with the project team to analyze, debate and envision solutions that will make a real impact. At the same time, there is depth and experience that can be relied upon, someone is always there to provide advice, time and effort to help solve the problem. You’re never alone when you’re on the MTE team.

 “The projects I work on are unique and challenging. I’m always learning new things and applying my skills in each different project.”

“As a multi-disciplinary firm, I get to lead projects that involve more than civil engineering. Working with engineers that have expertise in different fields makes me a better, more well-rounded engineer. It’s also rewarding to show our clients how being multi-disciplinary adds value to their projects.”

What kinds of projects will be you be working on?

Working with the best clients and consulting teams means we also get to work on the best projects! They transform our cities and towns into welcoming, vibrant and healthy communities. We feel fortunate to be able to contribute and positively influence the space around us for our neighbours, families and friends.

 “I take pride in seeing my company logo all over as I drive and see construction projects going on. Then when the projects done, I take pride in seeing the positive effect it has on my community. I feel proud being a part of the MTE Family.”

What makes MTE different than other workplaces?

MTE is about three things …. People, people, people. Our staff, our clients and our partners.

With so many different professionals working in the same office, collaboration is customary! And the offices are bright and welcoming. When you walk in you will no doubt be greeted by with a hello by everyone you pass.  While we love to see you and catch up, if you need to work from home, there is some flexibility with hybrid work arrangements as well.

We get to work for some of the best clients. They value our work and appreciate the skills and experience of our staff. We also have a solid reputation with our agency peers, which results in positive experiences for our staff during the review and approvals processes.

Not every engineering firm is the same, it is truly the people that make the difference. MTE is an employee owned company, and ownership is available to all staff. We care a great deal about our clients and each other.

These are some of the reasons we like working together:

 “I’m very lucky to have an awesome team who always has each other’s backs, personally and professionally.”

“MTE offers solution-based engineering in a cooperative and collaborative environment, with senior staff that is ready, willing and able to help.”

“We use our knowledge and resources to do more than just engineering, but also to help the community around us along with making a safe and fun community.”

“MTE has an inclusive and flexible work environment that encourages and helps employees to follow their personal career goals within the opportunities available.”

What benefits are offered to MTE Employees?

We offer a competitive benefits package including:

  • Supplementary health coverage
  • Dental coverage
  • Short Term & Long Term Disability coverage
  • Life & Dependent Life insurance coverage
  • Emergency Travel coverage
  • Group RRSP Matching program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • MTE Share Purchase program

Our Civil Divisions are growing and currently seeking to bring in new team members with various levels of experience, to complement our technical expertise.


  • Evaluate project information using strong technical skills, experience, innovation and engineering judgement to transforms projects from concept design to drawings and detailed specifications. o Perform engineering design and analysis and convey design information to CAD staff for drafting completion;
  • Communicate with project manager, clients and consultants to ensure design will work within the overall scope of the project;
  • Participate in project team meetings and coordinate with team members to ensure efficient project delivery


  • Degree in Civil Engineering or Water Resources Engineering (Master’s degree will be considered an asset);
  • Various levels of experience (preferably in a consulting firm): Junior,

Intermediate and Senior Engineering Positions available; o Professional Engineer designation (P.Eng) or pursuing the designation

(EIT); o Knowledge of engineering principals, applicable government technical standards and legislative regulations;

  • Excellent attention to detail and sound independent judgment and decision making skills; and
  • Excellent technical report writing skills, verbal and written communication skills with colleagues and clients, and a “team player” approach to design and problem solving is required.


At MTE, we’re all about people. Creating connections, fostering relationships and pushing collaboration. Do you think you have what it takes to become one of us? Please apply to

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