Civil Engineer

GBP 40,000 - 60,000
Job description

Job Description:

Matchtech is recruiting for a permanent opportunity for a Civil Engineer with UK Railway experience to relocate to Toronto. This role does require permanent relocation.

Civil Engineer-Rail & Transit

Our office in Toronto is seeking a Civil Engineer-Rail to join our Toronto team. This is a position to work on Civil designs for Rail projects (High Speed, Metro, LRT, streetcars) in the Toronto office.


  1. Assist Design Manager in all tasks related to the development of construction documents required for the Ontario Line Southern Civil, Stations, and Tunnel Project
  2. Monitor Design Schedule, track deliverable dates, and prepare look-ahead schedule for distribution
  3. Assist discipline leads to identify design issues and prepare RFIs to send to the client as required
  4. Manage Design Subconsultant agreements, deliverables, and invoicing process
  5. Track all Project associated costs related to Design hours progress tracking, estimating
  6. Work with Discipline Leads to ensure that design solutions are fully coordinated with other disciplines and contract requirements by chairing meetings, preparing sketches, tracking deliverables
  7. Work with BIM and CAD personnel to develop drawings, sketches, and support documents when required
  8. Track and Monitor Design Interfaces – Internal, External with Client, and External with Third Parties
  9. Review all contract requirements and ensure Compliance
  10. Participate in Change Management process and assist Commercial Manager when required
  11. Design Issues Tracking and Issues Resolution
  12. Liaise with Project Document Control Manager and ensure procedures are being adhered to and key documents uploaded to Client are compliant
  13. Review Project and Company procedures for Design Quality Management and track performance
  14. Position requires attendance at internal and external meetings and keep meeting minute records
  15. Candidate should generally be familiar with local design codes, drawing preparation standards, etc.
  16. Research available design standards, requirements, literature to support design decision making


  • 5-8 years’ experience as a Civil engineer, including alignment (mandatory)
  • Some experience as a Project Manager or Assistant Project Manager is an asset
  • Must have experience in detailed design coordination
  • PMP training is an asset
  • High skills in Inroads or Power Rail Track are mandatory
  • Sound technical/business judgment in the evaluation, organization, management, and experience of design activities
  • Able to develop plans, specifications, technical notes & calculations, etc., with minimal supervision
  • Ability to develop non-standard solutions
  • Ability to work in a multi-disciplined team
  • Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner
  • Ability to communicate effectively with management, coworkers, clients, vendors, partners, contractors, etc.
  • Willingness to learn, develop, and apply new techniques, standards, and processes
  • Willingness to take on additional tasks as needed
  • Excellent interpersonal, presentation, and communication skills
  • Excellent analytical and technical writing skills, excellent organizational, time management, and problem-solving skills
  • Fluency in English, both written and verbal is critical


Opportunity to be part of an international organization shaping the rail transportation landscape in Canada. Continuous learning and development by way of transparent knowledge transfer by global railway experts. Gain valuable experience in a diverse and inclusive team of international industry experts. Make a difference by being part of a team fostering sustainable mobility. Relocation support

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