Civil Technologist
85 Morrow Road, Barrie ON, L4N 3V7

Civil Technologist

Under the leadership of the Director of Engineering and Projects Team Lead, the Civil Technologist will work within high voltage substations installing secondary oil containments. They will be involved in all phases of projects from quotation and design to the construction and project closing documentation. The Civil Technologist will perform a variety of tasks in the office and in the field, which will require travel across North America.

Education & Knowledge Required:

  • Completion of a college diploma in Civil Engineering
  • Professional designation, in process
  • Blueprint reading, and AutoCAD experience is an asset

Skills & Abilities Required:

  • Ability to work independently as well as cohesively within a team.
  • Excellent problem solving and conflict resolution skills to resolve conflicts and problems.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills to maintain an excellent rapport with co-workers & customers.
  • Detail oriented along with excellent organizational and multitasking ability.
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure with simultaneous deadlines.
  • Technically able to anticipate, assess and plan for troubleshooting strategies.
  • Self-starter with a strong ability to motivate others by example and attitude.
  • Ability to effectively implement SOP.
  • Ability to monitor and advise on a project from conception to completion.

Special Qualifications:

  • Flexibility to travel up to 50% both in and out of the country and must have a valid passport allowing international travel.
  • Must hold a valid Ontario Driver’s License to operate own, company and/or rental vehicle.
  • Drug and Alcohol testing as required.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Perform complete project reviews including scope of work (SOW), appropriate volume and cost calculations, execution of schedules (guidance), design review prior to bid and release of quotations.
  • Conduct on-site visits of installations to ensure quality standards are met and build strong relationships with clients, subcontractors, and staff. 
  • Provide technical support during the engineering and construction phases of projects. 
  • Define project requirements in collaboration with the project team. 
  • Ensure final designs, as-built drawings, manuals, and QC documentation are in order prior to shipping, installing, or sending to client. 
  • Responsible for having knowledge of all products availability, the product applications, product benefits and pricing structure. 
  • Supervise the onsite team and provide hands-on assistance for installation of products and systems. 
  • Provide estimates and quotations for jobs as required. 
  • Maintains client and company confidence by keeping information confidential and secure. 
  • Foster strong business relationships with current cliental and project management groups to answer to the client any engineering issues that may arise. 
  • Advise customers on the use and care of products and provide advice concerning specialized products or services.


  • Monday to Friday, 8:30 am to 4:30 pm, when not traveling
  • Competitive wages
  • Travel Bonuses
  • Medical/Dental coverage, short-term disability, and life insurance through Sun Life Financial
  • Group RRSP, with Employer Matching Program
  • Corporate Sponsored Programs: health & wellness, and shoe program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Education/Training Reimbursement
  • Monthly Employee Events

As a vertically integrated textile manufacturer, Albarrie is looking for an engaged Civil Technologist who is eager to embark on a journey of personal and professional growth within our organization. We value high performance and are committed to providing our team members with a variety of training and development opportunities, tailored toward their role and career goals. As an equal opportunity employer, Albarrie celebrates the diverse perspective of our workforce. Our team is comprised of individuals with differing skill levels, in different job roles, all working together to build our future.

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