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Civil Forensic Engineer

CEP Forensique Inc., 2705, Laval, Quebec, Canada Req #9
Monday, August 10, 2020

At CEP, we have engineers, scientists, professionals, forensic experts… but above all, we have determination!
We believe that the best way to develop your potential while having fun is to not take yourself too seriously.
In our team, discipline and sense of humour work hand in hand to create a warm and friendly work environment.

The exceptional skill of each of our employees is what makes us strong.
We rely on our multidisciplinary team to promote communication, efficiency and the best of partnerships.

And if an expert is missing from our team, we find one!


We are excited to invite a Civil Forensic Engineer to be part of our awesome team in Laval, Qc .

Read on to find what the position looks like...

Essential Job Functions

  • Conduct studies, simulations, and surveys on site;
  • Investigate damage related to collapse of all kinds, flooding, wind, soil movement, blasting & vibrations, water infiltrations, condensation, slip and falls accidents, etc.;
  • Determine the origin and cause of damage to building envelope, roofing membrane and to residential, commercial, industrial buildings structures;
  • Perform Codes (Québec Construction Code) and Standards compliance analysis and reviews;
  • Manage the building permit application process related to building damage;
  • Perform condition assessments of buildings and properties;
  • Prepare reports and testify as an expert witness in Court.

Competencies Required for this Position

  • Field experience in one or many of the followings: structural, civil works and infrastructure, building envelope, construction methods and materials, geotechnical, slip-and-fall, building science engineering;
  • Excellent ability to synthesize information, analyze and solve problems;
  • Efficient, attentive to details, good hands-on skills, setting priorities and organizational skills;
  • Curiosity, good judgment and initiative;
  • Excellent technical writing skills.


  • University degree in Civil Engineering or a recognized equivalent;
  • Should have a minimum of 10 years experience, preferably in consulting, construction quality control or construction site supervision/project management;
  • Licensed as an Engineer in Québec;
  • Strong command of both oral and written, French and English;
  • Working knowledge of the Construction Codes and Standards.

Other details

  • Job Family Experts
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Job Start Date Monday, August 10, 2020
  • CEP Forensique Inc., 2705, Laval, Quebec, Canada