Are you passionate about problem solving? Put on your Sherlock Holmes outfit and come investigate with our team of engineering experts at CEP.

We are currently seeking a Civil Forensic Engineer for our Ottawa Office

Main responsibilities

  • Conduct studies, simulations, and surveys on site;
  • Investigate damage related to collapses of all kinds, flooding, wind, soil movement, blasting & vibrations, water infiltrations, condensation, slip and fall accidents, etc.;
  • Determine the origin and cause of damage to building envelope, roofing membrane and to residential, commercial, and industrial building structures;
  • Perform Codes (Québec & Ontario Construction Code) and Standards compliance analysis and reviews;
  • Manage the building permit application process related to building damage;
  • Perform condition assessments of buildings and properties;
  • Prepare reports and testify as an expert witness in Court.

Ideal candidate

  • Field experience in one or many of the following: structural, civil works and infrastructure, building envelope, construction methods and materials, geotechnical, slip-and-fall, building science engineering;
  • Working knowledge of the Construction Codes and Standards;
  • Excellent ability to synthesize information, analyze and solve problems;
  • Efficient, attentive to details, good hands-on skills, setting priorities and organizational skills;
  • Curiosity, good judgment and initiative;
  • Excellent technical writing skills.

Qualifications

  • College or University degree in Civil Engineering or  a recognized equivalent;
  • Should have a minimum of 5 years experience, preferably in consulting, construction quality control or construction site supervision/project management;
  • Licensed as an Engineer in Québec and Ontario;
  • Strong command of both oral and written, French and English;
  • Working knowledge of the Construction Codes and Standards.
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