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WSP Canada

Design Engineer-in-Training (EIT), Highways & Roads Engineering

Vancouver, BC
Full Time
6 days ago
The Opportunity:

WSP is currently seeking an Engineer-in-Training to join our Transportation Highways and Roads Department, located at Vancouver or Langley office. The successful applicant will work on a wide variety of projects with various engineering disciplines to address technical services which include experience with AutoCAD and Civil 3D for the preparation of drawings, plans, designs and other related material. This position requires the individual to be team focused as well as independent and able to take initiative.

Why choose WSP?
  • We value and are committed to upholding a culture of inclusion and belonging
  • Our Flexible Work Policy - we recognize the importance of balance in our lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives.
  • A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
  • Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada.
  • Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things.
  • A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our journey.

We offer attractive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.


What you can expect to do here:
  • Work with design staff in various disciplines and project managers on a variety of projects;
  • Prepare preliminary and detailed drawings, designs and plans;
  • Review of designs, drawings, and calculations;
  • Perform calculations and technical assessments;
  • Prepare reports, technical memos and other project related documentation;
  • Assist with preparing presentation materials and proposals;
  • Some field work may be required;
  • Other duties as assigned.

What you'll bring to WSP:
  • Post-secondary education in a Civil Engineering program from an accredited university;
  • Currently or eligible to be registered as an EIT with EGBC;
  • Experience with Microsoft products is an asset;
  • Experience with AutoCAD, Civil 3D, Microstation, InRoads is an asset;
  • Knowledge & Awareness of Transportation Association of Canada (TAC) and Ministry of Transportation Supplement to TAC Standards and specifications is an asset;
  • Excellent technical, analytical writing and presentation skills;
  • Great communication skills, both verbally and written;
  • Desire to take on new challenges;
  • A valid Driver's license is an asset.


Expected Salary (all locations): $53,900 - $91,700

WSP Canada is providing the compensation range that the company in good faith believes it will pay for this position based on the successful applicant's education, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities in addition to the specific geographic location.
WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 65,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 12,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.


  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

Please Note:

Health and Safety is a core paramount value of WSP. Given the importance of keeping one another safe it is expected that you comply with our Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) policy at all times as well as client HSE policies when working at client locations.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY.