Quartek is seeking an experienced Civil/Municipal Engineer to manage our civil engineering team, develop infrastructure solutions and manage projects. Quartek Group is a design collaborative composing exceptional solutions through the integration of Engineering, Architectural, and Planning services. In this role you will be working closely with engineers, planners, architects and technologists on various projects as part of our civil engineering team.

At Quartek, we believe in achieving career aspirations while improving communities and lives by applying our passion, expertise and experience to a wide variety of private and public development and infrastructure initiatives. We are industry leading engineers, architects and planners working under a single banner delivering integrated design services.  We are looking for people eager to join a team of engineers and technologists who are ambitious in their pursuit to be their best, paying attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture, embracing progressive change, collaboration and creative thinking.

This role will provide you with an opportunity to use and develop your management and civil engineering skillset.


  • manage the civil engineering team, including responsibility for:
    • overall team and individual team member growth
    • overseeing client relationship management and project delivery
    • financial health of the team
    • seeking and responding to project opportunities
    • assigning projects and tasks to team members
    • resourcing and training
  • project management including responsibility for:
    • preparation of budgets, schedules and fee proposals aimed at soliciting new work
    • client liaison and management of budgets, invoicing, schedules and project delivery
    • review of existing documentation
  • development of infrastructure solutions of simple to high complexity relating to new and replacement infrastructure including vehicular and pedestrian structures, surface grading and drainage works, stormwater management facilities, piping/utilities, sewage collection and pumping works, water supply/distribution works, environmental protection works, and other related facilities including:
    • observations and documentation of existing site conditions and features;
    • preparation of design calculations, software analysis, sketches, reports, letters and other documents
    • applying codes and regulations, and utilizing design aids, modeling software, productivity software, etc.
    • oversight of preparation of drawings using AutoCAD and/or Civil 3D (AutoDesk AEC)
    • contract administration and associated documentation of construction of civil/municipal works
    • as experience and training permits, carrying out of studies related to traffic impact, stormwater management, sewage flows, water network analysis
    • preparation of application packages for permits and approvals
  • attendance at meetings with other disciplines, email and letter correspondence with other staff, clients, consultants, utilities and/or contractors
  • familiarity and some proficiency in the use of Civil 3D is considered an asset


  • post-secondary degree/diploma in engineering
  • minimum of 10 years’ experience in the civil/municipal engineering field, 5 years of which should be in Canada
  • licensure as a Professional Engineer with Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) and sustained PEO membership in good standing
  • strong organizational, management and people management skills
  • willingness to work a flexible schedule when necessary to meet project deadlines
  • willingness to travel occasionally to fulfill work assignments
  • proficiency with productivity software including MS Word and Excel.
  • effective attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy
  • high level of integrity, confidentiality, and accountability
  • strong work ethic and positive team attitude
  • sound analytical thinking, planning, prioritization, and execution skills
  • ability to respond appropriately in pressure situations with a calm and steady demeanour
  • ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing
  • ability to build and maintain lasting relationships with other departments, key business partners, and review/approval agencies
  • strong problem identification and problem resolution skills

Why Join Our Team?

Quartek Group offers a relaxed, friendly and collaborative work environment, competitive compensation and benefit packages, opportunities for advancement and ownership options.

Our offices are located in the beautiful Niagara Region, home to award winning wineries, micro-breweries, numerous culinary options, cycling and other active recreational opportunities, a burgeoning art community with the new FirstOntario Performing Arts Centre, world class sporting events and shows at the new Meridian Centre, and Toronto and Buffalo only 60 minutes and 30 minutes away respectively. It’s a great place to live and work!

Apply to this Position:

To apply to this position please email your resume and cover letter to contact@quartekgroup.com, indicating the position for which you are applying.

We appreciate all interested submissions, but only qualified candidates will be contacted.

  • Quartek handled my severance application in Niagara-on-the-Lake very proficiently and dealt with the continuous Town demands in a very professional manner, until all issues were satisfactorily resolved.


    Mac MacSween (retired P.Eng)
  • The team at Quartek is knowledgeable, creative and easy to work with. With any issues we encounter, I know I can always collaborate with them to find a solution and execute it in a timely and professional manner. I recommend the Quartek team.

    Cindy Tsang, PMP
  • Meridian Credit Union has a long-standing partnership with Quartek in varying capacities including building design, architectural drawings, and project management.  They have brought our visions to life through their high-level of expertise and attention to detail.  Their friendly and accommodating staff are always professional and provide expert advice.

    Melanie Clement
  • After a meeting with a Quartek representative to discuss the project and Quartek’s reputation and experience with our type of project we were glad to bring Quartek on board to manage the project. We are very pleased with what Quartek has accomplished so far and look forward to working with them in the development of the cottage subdivision.

    Jim Nichols Trucking Ltd.
  • Working with the team at Quartek Group has always been a pleasure. Their excellent organization and attention to detail have contributed to our project successes on staying on budget and schedule. We look forward to working with Quartek Group again.

    Carrie Groff

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