Engineering Manager
Tetra Tech
Mississauga, ON
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. With more than 17,000 associates working together, Tetra Tech provides clear solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.

Job Details:
We are currently seeking an Engineering Manager for our Mississauga, Ontario office. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Develop, recruit, train, and assign qualified staff to execute all projects
Positively contribute to Client Satisfaction, both externally and internally
Technical and administrative quality assurance and control for all departmental deliverables
Establish a culture of team development, improvement, and resilience/depth
Client management, offering solutions, systematic problem solving
Manage a team of between 20-30 personnel using key leads and teams to assist with day to day management

Plans, organizes, schedules and directs all of the engineering activities of a major project, reviews, monitors and controls engineering design, schedules, manpower budgets, expenditures and progress on projects

Review and approval of technical content and deliverables

Develops relationships with client counterparts to understand process and culture

Participates in studies, project definition and technical bid preparation

Represents the company in client relationships, co-ordinates activities with other departments, exercises management responsibility with respect to selection, appraisal and training of staff

Responsible for administrative functions including advising on program or project proposals and long-range plans, developing programs and establishing objectives and priorities

Determines project objectives, allocates staff and resources, approves payment on contract work and determines acceptability of advice from consultants or others

Maintains current knowledge of departmental management practices, directives, programs, standards and administrative procedures

Determines the need for investigation and research, and participates in the development of long-range plans and establishment of project objectives and priorities

Provides expert advice on designs, processes or other engineering methods

Establishes contacts with colleagues and officials in other departments, regions, in industry, with current and potential clients and with government agencies as required

Makes responsible decisions on all matters under area of responsibility including the establishment of policies, the administration of departmental and project budgets and staff planning

Provides team or technical and administrative direction to subordinate staff

Reviews ongoing performance results and identifies needs of employees

Maintains a favorable working relationship with all employees to promote a cooperative and harmonious working environment in order to facilitate positive employee morale, productivity, and continued improvement

Communicates clearly and directly with employees concerning performance expectations, productivity, and accountability

Responsible for interviewing and hiring appropriately skilled staff, to meet current and anticipated work demands

On smaller projects may have overall responsibility for construction, procurement, cost and scheduling

Implements coaching or mentoring partnerships as appropriate.
Manages the daily financial activities of the team, which may include budget preparation and control, accounting, and purchasing

Establishes a culture of continuous improvement and overall team development

Embraces and champions quality assurance program for compliance, human performance, and business improvements

Is required to show resourcefulness and ingenuity in implementing policies in situations where considerable variation in interpretation is possible

Operates with broad management authority receiving little technical guidance and administrative direction unless involving significant potential liability, large sums of money or long-range objectives. Control is exercised only in terms of assessing attainment of objectives critical to the organization's success and policies


University degree in Electrical Engineering.

12+ years of working experience in Engineering.

3+ years of management experience

Experience in Consulting Engineering companies engaged in the Transmission & Distribution industry

Registered as a Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario (P.Eng)

Working experience in the study, technical knowledge and design expertise of electrical distribution systems for the power industry will be considered a huge asset

Experience in the renewables industry would be considered an asset

Broad and extensive engineering and administrative experience

You will have exceptional communication skills (client relations, team project communications, and proposal and report development)

For more information on our company, please visit our website at To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

No calls or agencies

Job Management

Primary Location Canada-ON-CA-Mississauga

Organization 705 PWR

Schedule Full-time

Job Posting May 23, 2019, 5:35:03 PM

Job Closing Date Ongoing