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May 18, 2023 / J.L Richards & Associates - Engineer

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Looking for engineers in the Civil, Electrical and Mechanical Disciplines!

We are looking to add to multiple disciplines within our mining market.

Pop quiz:

Are you a true leader with vision and a big-picture mindset?
Does working with an experienced team to create high-quality custom solutions for clients using innovative technologies and alternate delivery methods excite you?
Are you a resourceful, dynamic, and driven Engineer with eight years of experience in the mining sector?
Have you ever considered leading your own practice but worried that the amount of time and resources needed would be overwhelming?
If you scored four for four, JLR has a home for you! We’ve opened a role for a talented, entrepreneurial person to build and grow JLR’s Mining Market. You’ll be supported by a Platinum Club member of Canada’s Best Managed Companies program, a 100% employee-owned firm that has a long-established reputation for quality services in a variety of sectors while you help to bring on new clients and service existing ones and deliver world-class solutions. Our work spans the gamut from concept development to construction and start up.

JLR is a creative, tight-knit, and mentorship-focused community with unique opportunities for driven people with tenacity and spirit. Our organization is made up of diverse employee owners with specialized expertise in a wide range of disciplines. Joining the JLR team means joining a dynamic group of innovative engineering, architecture, planning professionals and support staff. You will have the opportunity to help establish new clients and partner with existing ones to develop insightful solutions and see projects through from inception to completion.

If you are innovative and collaborative, thrive when presented with new challenges, and are eager to take your career in new directions, then JLR is the right environment for you.

Your Role:

Choose your own adventure! Let’s talk about how your skills, experience, goals, and passions can find a home at JLR. Your role will include:

Managing and executing mining projects from concept through to completion, including contract administration, commissioning, and closeout.
Working directly with mechanical engineers and technologists as part of an integrated multidisciplinary project team to develop PFDs and P&IDs, general arrangements, and select mechanical equipment.
Applying fundamentals and engineering tools to design mechanical systems (process equipment modification/replacement, pumping systems, industrial HVAC systems), or applying fundamentals and engineering tools to design civil infrastructure (site development, access and haul roads, pipelines, drainage infrastructure, and buried water and sewage infrastructure), or electrical systems for the industrial and mining sector including (dewatering systems, process and pressure piping, industrial ventilation, dust collection, tanks/vessels, boiler systems, material handling).
Assisting project managers, engineers, and technologists with project execution during all project phases.
Participating in the preparation of proposals and engineering budgets.
Completing site reviews during construction and reporting on observations.
Mentoring designers and EITs.
Communicating effectively with clients, contractors, and other project stakeholders.

Why Join Us?

We live, work, breathe, sleep, and thrive in the communities we build. We’re growing our presence in southwestern Ontario, and all along the Great Lakes. We’re proud of our reputation and longevity in the National Capital and Kingston regions, and we love Northern Ontario and the glorious bounty of the natural world. You should also know that:

We’re 100% employee owned with share ownership opportunities at all levels.
Work-life balance is strongly encouraged, including flexibility with work hours and remote working (and you’ll benefit from remote working stipends to help offset the cost of setting up a productive home work environment).
We offer stable, long-term employment with opportunities for advancement based on merit, skill, and initiative and an “open-door” policy where communication is strongly encouraged.
We foster a friendly, welcoming, and team-oriented atmosphere that encourages innovation and collaboration.
We have an established depth of technical and support resources that can efficiently and effectively deliver small and large multidisciplinary projects.
We provide a flexible career direction with opportunities to choose your own path and interesting and exciting assignments ranging in size and type.
We provide competitive salaries, reviewed annually.
Health and dental benefits and RRSP/DPSP programs are offered immediately.
Our merit-and-profit bonus program is our key to recognizing performance.
Extracurricular social events are provided so we can all have some fun along the way (annual “Prom”, golf tournaments, sports teams, department lunches, summer BBQs, and much more).

How to Apply

Application Deadline: 31/08/2023

Send your cover letter and resume to and please reference SCWIST as where you saw the job posting.

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