R.V. Anderson Associates Limited
  • 15-Nov-2018 to 01-Feb-2019 (PST)
  • Toronto, ON, CAN
  • Full Time

Come and help us build the future at RVA.

At RVA, we are driven in all that we do by core values of quality, employee ownership, financial stability, and integrity. Our commitment to creating a strong, stable organization is reflected by our status as one of Canada's Best Managed Companies. Our goal of sustainable growth can only be achieved with the help of great people who share our core values. We're looking for people who want to take ownership of their work and of their company, because we believe that when people take ownership, they achieve greater things.

Do you want to play an active role in your future and that of your company? Do you aspire to long term professional growth where you can become an owner in an established consulting firm? If you answered yes, read on!

RVA is currently seeking an Intermediate Engineer to join our Bridge and Transportation Structures group located at our Toronto, ON office. Reporting to the Transportation Structures group leader, this position will give you an opportunity to work on a variety of projects including multi-disciplinary design-bid build, design-build and P3 projects and develop your experience on mentoring EIT's and working collaboratively with project managers, engineers and technologists. The candidate would design and manage delivery of transportation structure projects, including highway, railway, pedestrian bridges, retaining walls, transit stations, drainage structures and special projects. Duties include inspection, evaluation, analysis, design, cost estimating, tender preparation, shop drawing review, contract administration and construction supervision.


  • Preliminary and detailed design of bridges, culverts, retaining walls and other civil structures.
  • Bridge inspections, assessment and rehabilitation design.
  • Quantities and construction cost estimates.
  • Checking of designs and drawings.
  • Specifications and contract document preparation.
  • Review of shop drawings.
  • Contract administration and construction supervision.
  • Preparation of reports and proposals.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Professional Engineer with minimum 5 years' demonstrated experience in structural design and bridge engineering in Canada.
  • Demonstrates superior English communication skills both oral and written.
  • Registered as a P. Eng. with PEO.
  • Thorough knowledge of the CHBDC and Ontario MTO design codes/standards.
  • Excellent technical understanding, design abilities and current on bridge technologies.
  • Working knowledge of structural analysis software used in bridge design such as SAP2000, MIDAS, etc.
  • Specific areas of expertise required are in the planning, preliminary and detailed design, and construction of bridges of standard and complex geometry, and culverts. A thorough knowledge of current Canadian/AASHTO design codes and standards is essential.
  • Working knowledge of MTO, and GTA municipalities bridge design standards and processes.
  • Experience with inspection, assessment and rehabilitation of existing structures.
  • Experience with contract administration and construction supervision.
  • Demonstrates effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work on several projects at a time with multiple design teams.
  • A team player with a willingness to help others and collaborating with team members.


R.V. Anderson Associates Limited offers a competitive compensation package, with merit-based profit sharing bonuses, company share ownership opportunities and a comprehensive benefits package.

Diversity, Inclusion and Accommodations:

At RVA, we are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our branch locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. RVA is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, religion, creed, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you are in need of any special accommodations, please advise Human Resources. Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential.

We thank all applicants for their interest in RVA. Only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

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