Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer

Toronto Office

Our Toronto office is seeking an Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer for a full time, salaried opportunity.

Responsibilities Include, But Are Not Limited To:
– Conduct and coordinate a wide variety of geotechnical investigations for buildings, highways, bridges, retaining walls, slope stability, and municipal infrastructure;
– Complete fieldwork (including travel within Southern Ontario, as required) and associated data entry;
– Coordinate and carry out field review of construction works and material testing of geotechnical materials;
– Prepare and coordinate laboratory geotechnical testing; and
– Prepare/draft geotechnical engineering reports, under the supervision of senior engineers.


– Post-graduate degree in civil or geological/geotechnical engineering. Master’s degree in geotechnical engineering, an asset;
– Must be licensed by Professional Engineers of Ontario;
– Knowledge of basic principles of geotechnical engineering;
– Access to a vehicle and a valid class G Ontario Driver’s Licence;
– Ability to manage personal project workload and meet deadlines; and
– Strong technical, oral, and written communication skills.

Work Location:
This position will be based out of Palmer’s Toronto office and includes frequent travel across southern Ontario for field work at various project sites. Flexible work location with an opportunity to work from the office, home or both. All candidates must have a valid driver’s license and have access to a vehicle.

Application Instructions:
Please submit a resume and cover letter to [email protected]. We thank all those who apply, but only applicants that are shortlisted will be contacted.

At Palmer, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equitable employment opportunities are available to all applicants. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our team is critical to our success, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain talented people from a diverse candidate pool. If you are a member of an underrepresented group, you are encouraged to self-identify on your application.

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