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Junior Water and Wastewater Engineering Graduate



Windsor, ON, Canada
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Junior Water and Wastewater Engineering Graduate - ( 240002P2 )


Many of the world’s top engineers and scientists come together in our Water business because they view a community’s interaction with water a bit differently—as a single holistic system, rather than unconnected networks divided by jurisdictional boundaries. Working throughout the hydrologic cycle, we are delivering sustainable solutions to make sure water is where it should be and available when needed. Our experts guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. Every day, we help communities improve, reuse, and protect this precious resource for future generations. By 2025 we’re hiring 2,000 people (like you) to join our team. Grow with us, H2O+U.

Your Opportunity

Stantec is seeking a junior water and wastewater engineering graduate to join our team in the Windsor, Ontario Office. The Windsor Office support projects throughout southwestern Ontario and work with brilliant specialists from across our North American operations.

Within this position, you can leverage the process engineering and water design knowledge gained through your education and early career. Under the guidance of our senior engineering staff, you will work on water and wastewater treatment and conveyance projects in a supporting capacity. At a high level your tasks may include the development of engineering and financial calculations, participation in the design of water and wastewater treatment facilities, support in the writing of technical reports, and independent field work. The projects that may be assigned are broad, varied, and diverse in scope, and often require seamlessly working with a diverse project team. We are looking for a self-starter with an entrepreneurial mindset, who can quickly get up to speed and grow into the role.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Consistently demonstrate a commitment to the Health and Safety culture within Stantec.

  • Contribute to conceptual design basis reports, engineering assessments, data analysis and design calculations.

  • Contribute to the preparation of construction specifications, tender documents, and applications for approvals to regulators on behalf of clients.

  • Support the preparation of engineering calculations, design drawings, technical specifications, and construction documents.

  • Inspect and review projects during construction, which may include monitoring conformance with contract documents, reviewing the progress of construction activities, and ensuring cost, schedule and quality standards are met.

  • Assist the project manager or lead engineer in preparation of technical reports.

  • Assist project technical leads in managing project deliverables and schedule.

  • Ability to work in a flexible office environment, including working within the office setting, or working remote from home where required.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Understanding of general concepts of relevant areas of water and wastewater engineering.

  • Basic understanding of construction survey and field measurement.

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in a project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.

  • Ability to organize and prioritize work to meet project budget and schedule.

  • Demonstrated creativity, foresight, and engineering judgment in anticipating and solving problems.

  • Understanding of engineering concepts and ability to communicate ideas to others.

  • Effectively communicates project issues with the contractor, project team and clients in the execution of engineering projects.

  • Strong presentation, technical, and soft communication skills.

  • Understanding of Microsoft Office Suite is required; proficiency in engineering applications such as AutoCAD and Revit software packages are considered an asset.

  • Completion of a Master’s degree in Water/Wastewater Treatment technology or process engineering disciplines considered an asset.

  • Holds a valid drivers’ license.

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Process, Environmental, or Civil Engineering from an accredited institution.

  • Co-op or internship work experience in water and wastewater engineering or related fields would be considered an asset.

Typical office environment working with computers and sitting at a desk. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Our group operates under a hybrid work strategy with work expectations being a combination of work from home and in-office support.

Applicants for this role will be expected to spend a majority of their work week within the Windsor Ontario office.

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 other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. At Stantec, we live our corporate values every day.

  • Stantec was ranked the 5th most sustainable company in the world and the 1st in North America by Corporate Knights for our 2020 performance.

  • In February 2021, Stantec announced a pledge to be carbon neutral for 2022 and achieve operational net-zero by 2030.

  • Stantec is the only engineering design firm that has been rated a Climate Leader with an A- score by CDP for the last three years. Stantec has been named by Forbes as one of the World’s Best Employers and America’s Best Employers for Women.

  • Additionally, the American Indian Science and Engineering Society selected Stantec as one of the Top 50 workplaces for Indigenous STEM professionals

Join us and redefine your personal best.

Benefits Summary: Regular full-time and part-time employees will have access to health, dental, and vision plans, a well-being program, health care spending account, wellness spending accounts, group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, group tax-free savings account, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage, and paid time off.

Temporary/casual employees will have access to group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, and group tax-free savings account.

The benefits information listed above may not apply to union positions because benefits for such positions are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreements.

Primary Location : Canada-Ontario-Windsor

Organization : BC-1656 Water-CA Ontario West

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Entry Level

Travel : Yes, 20 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jul 5, 2024, 11:01:10 AM

Req ID: 240002P2

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans