C.C. Tatham & Associates - Consulting Engineers


Who to Contact

Should you be interested in a
career with us, feel free to submit
your resume in confidence to:

Rex Meadley, P.Eng.
President & Chief Engineer
C. C. Tatham & Associates Ltd.
115 Sandford Fleming Drive, Suite 200
Collingwood, ON L9Y 5A6
p: 705-444-2565
f: 705-444-2327
e: hr@cctatham.com


C.C.Tatham & Associates Ltd.

Careers

Is the good life passing you by?  Do you return to the City after weekends and vacations with a tinge of resignation? Wouldn't it be great to find a fulfilling career in the heart of Ontario's vacationland, blessed with great schools, hospitals, recreational facilities and community events?

Even with morning and afternoon "rush hours" taken into account, most of our staff live within 15 minutes of the office.

As we continue to grow, we are always looking for new talent. We are widely regarded as a highly professional practice, operating in a remarkably congenial atmosphere. Not only that, we provide competitive salaries, merit-based profit-sharing, company share ownership opportunities, group benefits, and a company matching RRSP plan.


Why Come Work for C.C. Tatham & Associates

  • We are a relatively small firm continuously engaged in a diversity of project types and sizes. This presents the opportunity for staff to pursue their chosen specialty, or to work in a diversity of related specialty areas.
  • CCTA is the antithesis of very large, bureaucratic, monolithic, highly structured consulting firms. Virtually all our staff mix and mingle with the seniors on a daily basis, and an open door policy has been in place from day one, with the President and Vice-Presidents.
  • Mindful of the rewards from nurturing the development of strong young families, flexibility in the work place has been available from our beginnings. Healthy life styles are encouraged.
  • Merit-based profit sharing occurs annually in accordance with written policies which are both generous and transparent.
  • The Company is owned by its employees, and ownership opportunities are available from time to time to strong performers.


General Requirements

For candidates to be considered, you should have the following attributes:

  • superior technical skills in your respective discipline
  • excellent written and verbal skills
  • full understanding of relevant Federal and Provincial legislation, regulations and policies relevant to your area of practice
  • solid knowledge of the Municipal Class Environmental Assessment process (Schedule B and C type projects)
  • ability to manage multiple projects and work independently under minimal supervision
  • for senior positions, experience with project acquisition


Accommodation

C.C. Tatham & Associates Ltd. will provide reasonable accommodation to all applicants in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Please contact Human Resources (705) 444-2565 ext. 2070 or email hr@cctatham.com if you need an accommodation to complete the recruiting process.


Current Openings

We currently have openings for the positions noted below. However, we are always looking to bolster our staff with dedicated and energetic individuals, so you are encouraged to submit your credentials for other engineering positions within our organization as well.

Wastewater Engineering Group Leader (Collingwood)

CCTA is seeking an experienced engineer that is interested in taking a leadership role in managing and developing a wastewater engineering group within the Environmental Engineering Department. Our work includes Class Environmental Assessments, master servicing plans, feasibility studies, modelling, technical assessments, preliminary and final design, preparation of contract documents, applications for permits and approvals, consultation with MOECC and other agencies, and construction contract administration and inspection. We currently focus on small to medium sized projects that are located north of the GTA, however we have a goal to expand our capabilities and market space.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and lead a group of project managers and technical support staff.
  • Staff management including determining needs, goal setting and staff mentoring, coaching and direction.
  • Project management and design of wastewater pumping station, treatment facility and effluent disposal projects.
  • Coordination of design teams (all disciplines).
  • Lead on Class EA studies, servicing plans and other technical studies and reports.
  • Technical review of reports, drawings and specifications, cost estimates, approval applications, etc.
  • Liaison with clients and approval agencies.
  • Business development, building client relationships, promotional efforts and proposals.

The position will be based in our head office in Collingwood, and will require travel to the branch offices.
The successful candidate will report to the Head of the Environmental Engineering Department.

Key Position Requirements and Qualifications:

  • P.Eng. licence in Ontario with a minimum of 10 years of relevant experience with a consulting engineering firm.
  • Motivation for professional growth and ambition to lead and develop a team focused on superior client service.
  • Project management experience, including budget and schedule control.
  • Strong verbal and written communication, organizational and time management skills.
  • Thorough knowledge of relevant Ontario legislation and regulations, MOECC policies and guidelines and experience with the MEA Municipal Class EA for water and wastewater projects.
  • Experience in the assessment and design of wastewater pumping and treatment facilities and on-site effluent disposal systems.
  • Highly proficient across the full range of design activities, from conceptual design to preparation of detailed design drawings and contract documents.
  • Experience with construction contract administration.

Intermediate Municipal / Land Development Engineer (Collingwood)

We are seeking an Intermediate Engineer for our Municipal / Land Development group in the Collingwood office.

This position is responsible for the design of municipal infrastructure and land development projects including storm and sanitary sewers, storm water management systems and infrastructure, watermains, grading and roads and parking lots, preparation of the associated tender and construction contract documents and provision of construction inspection and contract administration as required.

Key Position Requirements:

  • P.Eng. with 5-10 years of relevant experience in a municipal consulting engineering environment
  • Excellent communication, organizational and time management skills
  • Superior municipal design and project management skills
  • Experience completing Municipal Class EA Planning process
  • Full knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and policies
  • Experience with business development is an asset
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and work under minimal supervision
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Intermediate Water Resources Engineer (Collingwood, Barrie and Orillia)

We are currently seeking an Intermediate Water Resources Engineer in the Collingwood or Barrie office. Responsible as a project manager and design engineer in the water resources group undertaking projects including sub watershed plans, hydrologic and hydraulic analysis, flood management studies, design of drainage, erosion control and storm water management systems, technical analysis and reports, and preparation of contract drawings and documents. Some in-field work will be required from time to time including streamflow and water quality monitoring. Construction contract administration and inspection tasks may also be assigned.

Key position requirements:

  • P.Eng. (or eligible for registration) with minimum 5 years of experience in a consulting engineering environment
  • Strong design and technical report writing skills
  • Proficient in software for hydrologic and hydraulic modeling including Visual OTTHYMO, SWMHYMO and HEC-RAS
  • Thorough understanding of the Ontario Water Resources Act and relevant Federal, Provincial, and/or Conservation Authority legislation, regulations and guidelines
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and subconsultants and work in a team structure
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Project and AutoCAD/Civil 3D
  • Strong communication and technical writing skills
  • Ability to prioritize and schedule multiple tasks and timelines
  • Driver’s license and access to vehicle

Intermediate Water and Wastewater Engineer (Collingwood, Barrie or Orillia office)

We are seeking an experienced intermediate engineer for our environmental group responsible for the design of facilities for wastewater pumping and treatment, effluent disposal, water treatment, pumping and storage. Work assignments will include Class Environmental Assessments; feasibility studies and technical assessments; preliminary and final design and preparation of contract documents; cost estimates; consultation with MOECC and applications for approvals; construction contract administration and inspection. There is flexibility for this position to work out of the Collingwood, Barrie or Orillia office.

Key position requirements:

  • P.Eng. with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience with a consulting engineering firm
  • Strong communication, organizational and time management skills
  • Strong analytical, design and technical report writing skills
  • Ability to work in a team structure and/or independently
  • Familiarity with relevant Ontario legislation and regulations and MOECC policies and guidelines
  • Experience in the assessment and design of on-site wastewater disposal systems
  • Familiarity with Municipal Class EA for water and wastewater projects
  • Project management experience would be an asset

Intermediate Engineer - Project Manager (Barrie)

We have openings for intermediate engineers–project managers in our Barrie offices. The intermediate engineer is responsible for the planning, design and approval of municipal infrastructure and land development projects involving: roads, storm and sanitary sewers, watermain and stormwater management systems. Work assignments include: class environmental assessments, servicing studies, feasibility studies; water distribution and sewage collection analysis; conceptual design; preliminary design; completion of final design and drawings including coordination of utilities and other engineering disciplines and sub-consultants.

The intermediate engineer is responsible for providing technical direction and assisting the Branch Manager with business development. The intermediate engineer reports to the Branch Manager.

Key Position Requirements:

  • P.Eng. in the Province of Ontario
  • Minimum of five years of intermediate municipal engineering experience
  • Thorough understanding of relevant legislation, guidelines and standards
  • Demonstrated abilities as a team leader, responsible for managing and mentoring a team of support staff
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong computer skills with Microsoft Office
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Intermediate Engineer - Project Manager (Ottawa)

We have an opening for an intermediate engineer – project manager in our Ottawa office. The intermediate engineer is responsible for the planning, design and approval of municipal infrastructure and land development projects involving: roads, storm and sanitary sewers, watermain and stormwater management systems. Work assignments include: class environmental assessments, servicing studies, feasibility studies; water distribution and sewage collection analysis; conceptual design; preliminary design; completion of final design and drawings including coordination of utilities and other engineering disciplines and sub-consultants.

The intermediate engineer is responsible for providing technical direction and assisting the Branch Manager with business development. The intermediate engineer reports to the Branch Manager.

The intermediate engineer is fully bilingual (English/French) and will be licenced by the Association of Professional Engineers in Ontario. A licence to practice (or eligibility for a licence) in the province of Quebec would be an asset.

Key position requirements:

  • P.Eng. in the Province of Ontario
  • Seven to ten years of intermediate municipal engineering experience
  • Experience with on-site septic disposal system design would be an asset
  • Thorough understanding of relevant legislation, guidelines and standards
  • Demonstrated abilities as a team leader, responsible for managing and mentoring a team of support staff
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong computer skills with Microsoft Office
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Intermediate Engineer - Project Manager (Bracebridge)

We are seeking an intermediate engineer for our Bracebridge office. The successful candidate will be responsible for the planning and design of municipal infrastructure, water resources, environmental and land development projects involving: pumping stations, urban and rural roads, storm and sanitary sewers, watermain, stormwater management systems, site plan servicing design, subdivision servicing design, drainage and grading works, onsite septic disposal systems, parking lots, etc.

Work assignments include: conceptual design; preliminary design; final design and preparing construction drawings including coordination of utilities and other engineering disciplines and sub-consultants; construction inspection and contract administration; peer review of design reports and construction drawings submitted by other engineering consultants to confirm compliance with municipal and provincial design standards and project management functions.

The intermediate engineer is responsible for providing technical direction and assisting the Branch Manager with business development. The intermediate engineer reports to the Branch Manager.

Key position requirements:

  • P.Eng. in the province of Ontario
  • Minimum of five years of municipal engineering experience
  • Thorough understanding of relevant legislation, guidelines and standards
  • Demonstrated abilities with business development and project acquisition
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including strong computer skills
  • Demonstrated organizational and time management capabilities
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Municipal / Land Development Engineering Technologist (Collingwood & Barrie)

We are seeking an experienced Municipal Engineering Technologist for our Collingwood and Barrie offices. The successful applicant will be engaged in the design of municipal infrastructure and land development projects, involving residential and industrial subdivisions, site plans, lot grading plans, storm and sanitary sewers, septic systems, storm water management systems, water mains, roads and parking lots. Work will include: collection of field data; technical analysis; completion of preliminary and final design including the preparation of AutoCAD Civil 3D drawings, specifications/contract documents and cost estimates; applications for approvals and coordination with external agencies. Support with contract administration and construction inspection may also be assigned.

Key position requirements:

  • A diploma in Civil Engineering Technology
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in municipal and/or land development engineering
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D software
  • Registered or eligible for registration with OACETT
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Knowledge of engineering standards, guidelines and regulations
  • Demonstrated ability to handle multiple projects and work independently under minimal supervision

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