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


Industrial Facility Renovation, Scarborough / Industrial Facility, Township of Springwater

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. 235 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.

Municipal / Land Development Engineering Technologist (Collingwood)

We are seeking an experienced Municipal Engineering Technologist for our Collingwood office. 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

Intermediate Engineer (Bracebridge)

We are seeking an intermediate engineer for our Bracebridge office.The successful candidate will 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; and
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Civil (Transportation) Engineer – Project Manager (Barrie)

We have an opening for an intermediate engineer–project manager in our Barrie office. The intermediate engineer is responsible for the planning, design and approval of transportation projects involving roads and intersections. There will also be opportunities for involvement with municipal infrastructure projects involving storm and sanitary sewers, watermain and stormwater management systems. Work assignments include: class environmental assessments, preparation of proposals, preliminary design, completion of final design and drawings including coordination of utilities and other engineering disciplines and sub-consultants.

Key position requirements:

  • P.Eng. in the Province of Ontario
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of intermediate transportation/municipal engineering experience
  • Thorough understanding of relevant legislation, guidelines and standards
  • Experience with Civil 3D in the preparation of alignments, profiles and corridors
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong computer skills with Microsoft Office
  • Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

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.

Civil 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

Municipal Engineering Technologist (Orillia)

We are seeking an experienced Municipal Engineering Technologist for our Orillia office. The successful applicant will be engaged in the design of municipal infrastructure and private servicing including storm and sanitary sewers, septic systems, storm water management systems, water mains, lot grading, roads and parking lots. Work will include collection of field data, analysis, preliminary and final design, preparation of AutoCAD Civil 3D drawing specifications, cost estimates, applications for approvals and tender documents. 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 consulting engineering would be an asset
  • Proficiency in Civil 3D and AutoCAD design 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

Civil Engineering Co-op Students – Summer 2018

We have openings for college & university level students for the summer 2018 term. Students will be primarily working in the municipal engineering department although some assignments may be in the water resources, environmental, transportation or structural departments. Students should have strong knowledge of Microsoft Office suite and AutoCAD as well as excellent written and verbal communication skills. Valid driver’s licence and access to a vehicle for daily use is required.

We have positions available in our Collingwood, Barrie, Orillia, Bracebridge and Ottawa offices.

Key position requirements:

  • Assistance with the preparation of tender and contract administration documents
  • Assistance with design calculations, ACAD drafting, etc.
  • Preparation of applications for approval
  • Compilation and analysis of data and assistance with topographic surveys
  • Assistance with construction inspection including:
    • Check the contractor’s grade and alignment and collect “for record information as the work proceeds;
    • Confirm materials supplied by the contractor are in conformance with applicable standards;
    • Confirm quantities of work completed for the purposes of determining payment to the contractor;
    • Maintain a field diary to record daily activity on the site;
    • Record equipment and labour force on-site on a daily basis;
    • Coordinate inspection and materials testing by a geotechnical consultant;
    • Advise the contractor of deficient work and/or corrective action required through direction from the project engineer/manager; and
    • Assist with contract administration, including preparing requests for quotation, contract change orders, payment certificates, etc.
  • Miscellaneous engineering assistance to project managers.

IT Co-op Student (Collingwood)

We are looking for an IT Co-op Student with strong troubleshooting, multi-tasking, and organization skills. The IT Co-op Student will assist with maintaining CCTA’s hardware and software and must have excellent verbal and written English communication skills. The position performs network administration and maintenance, installs new hardware and software in the network and at workstations, trouble shoots and provides user support. Reporting to the IT Manager, the IT Co-op Student will be based in our Collingwood office and will assist to support a team of over 100 employees in four offices in the Simcoe Muskoka area. This position will begin in January 2018.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor maintenance of CCTA’s network of file servers and mail servers
  • Monitor maintenance of data backup systems
  • Set up new desktops and laptops
  • Perform maintenance of laser printers
  • Install new software and provide software support
  • Monitor and perform maintenance of cell phone server
  • Troubleshoot and address issues with desktops/laptops and network
  • Assist with special projects, research and implementation

Responsibilities:

  • Working technical knowledge of current network protocols, operating systems, and standards, including Windows 7, Windows 8 and Windows 10.
  • Excellent technical knowledge of network and PC hardware, including troubleshooting.
  • Able to establish and maintain effective working relationships with users to provide advice and assistance.
  • Virtualization experience, such as VMWare/ESX.
  • Capable of operating tools, components, and peripheral accessories.
  • Ability to read and understand technical manuals and prepare procedural documentation and OEM guides.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.