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WSP Canada

Process Designer, Industrial & Resources

Posted 7 days ago

Job Description

The Opportunity:

WSP is currently seeking a Process Designer to join our Energy, Resources and Industry (ERI) team located in Ontario. This position will be based in one of our GTA offices: Thornhill, Etobicoke, or Mississauga. Reporting to the Process Manager, this position will be responsible for producing drawings, models to support the design of a diverse range of Industrial and Manufacturing clients within the region.

Why 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.
  • Our Hybrid Work Policy - a combination of in-person and remote working, enables us to purposefully think of how we work, who we need to work with, and where the work should be done.
  • 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.


A day in the life:

o Work closely with engineers to develop process discipline deliverables such as PFDs and P&IDs, with CAD software in accordance with company or client standards and specifications.
o Experience in drafting mechanical or instrumentation discipline deliverables such as general arrangement/details drawings, plan/elevation view drawings, and instrumentation loop/wiring diagrams would be an asset.
o Development of 2D or 3D CAD deliverables.
o Conduct site visit or survey to collect information and data in supporting projects as needed.
o Work collaboratively and effectively with other engineering/design departments.
o Adhering to the project timelines and budget.
o Review and incorporate vendor and in-house coordination information/drawings onto project deliverables.

What you'll bring to WSP:

o The successful candidate with 5 to 7 years of related experience shall be skilled in process systems related to industrial and manufacturing facilities.
o Successfully completion of college or diploma in chemical or mechanical engineering design and drafting.
o Excellent computer skills and proficiency with 2D & 3D CAD drafting/modeling programs including AutoCAD, CADWorx, AutoPlant, Hexagon, Bluebeam Revu, Microsoft suite of programs.
o Proficiency in ANSI, ISA and ISO standards on P&ID symbology.
o Must be able to attend industrial sites and observe all safety regulations.
o Excellent organization skills, detail-oriented and highly motivated.
o Ability to work independently and collaboratively.
o Ability to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing.
o Ability to handle stressful situations and strict deadlines.
o Must possess a valid driver's licence.
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.

About WSP Canada

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international expertise. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, planners, landscape architects and urban designers, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Buildings, Transportation, Infrastructure, Environment, Geomatics, Energy, Resources, and Industrial sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. With over 8,000 talented people across Canada, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for generations to come.



Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-07-14

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