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10 Jan 2017

Full-Time Senior Associate, Collision Reconstruction

30 Forensic Engineering – Posted by melliott Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Job Description

Senior Associate, Collision Reconstruction 


The Senior Associate will report directly into the Principal of Collision Reconstruction and assist with team leadership for one or two associates. In addition, you will collaborate with other subject matter experts to consult with clients, perform examinations, testing and analysis and prepare engineering reports and findings in a clear, concise, efficient and professional manner.

Role responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

·                     Provide technical leadership within the Group’s investigations, projects, and tasks, including the development and implementation of desk study and field investigations

·                     Mentoring, coaching and/or direct supervision of one or two associates on investigation assignments; actively participate in Performance Management and Scorecard creation

·                     Work closely with Associates to perform post collision vehicle and site examinations relating to loss/failure

·                     Conduct research into design, operation and performance of vehicle mechanisms, components and systems leading to failure

·                     Analyze dynamics of vehicle mechanical systems and structures as well as road, environmental and human factors involved in accident

·                     Effectively communicate investigation and analysis findings to both colleagues and clients within boardrooms, during meditations, and trials

·                     Develop an understanding of the core values of the firm and familiarization with the strategic plan

·                     Review plans and specifications to determine whether they meet relevant guidelines, codes, and other regulations

·                     Prepare technical reports based upon sound investigations and analysis

·                     Become technically independent (i.e. final sign off) on all aspects of technical investigations

·                     Assist with the develop and prepare of technical drawings and simulations from field measurements, sketches, technical calculations, specification sheets, and other data

·                     Manage projects according to client-approved scopes of work, and deliver high quality reports on time and within budget

·                     Working towards providing expert testimony in court

·                     Perform additional duties as required 



·                     A minimum of 6+ years of experience (post-degree) working at an intermediate or senior project management level, and previous experience with investigations related to collision reconstruction

·                     A post graduate degree in Mechanical Engineering is preferred

·                     Currently registered or eligible for registration with relevant professional body (PEO, OACETT, CAFI, etc.)

·                     Experience working in a troubleshooting, fault-finding or field technical support capacity is required

·                     Exposure to engineering or scientific consulting environment preferred

·                     A sound base in the application of engineering and/or scientific method to problem solving

·                     Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle

·                     Excellent technical writing skills are a must

·                     Excellent communication and presentation skills are required

·                     Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Competencies and Attributes:

·                     Ability to manage projects

·                     Strong organizational skills

·                     Attention to detail

·                     Ability to prioritize and multitask

·                     Self-motivated and ability to self-manage

·                     Capacity and desire for continuous learning

·                     Capability to work independently and in a team

·                     Ability to communicate effectively – both oral and written

·                     Proficient in learning new computer applications

·                     Excellent teamwork skills


About -30- Forensic Engineering

-30- Forensic Engineering (, based in Toronto, has been serving the insurance and legal industries for 15 years and is one of Canada’s largest and most respected multi-disciplinary forensic firms. Our core team of 60+ professional investigators is enhanced through relationships with some of the top scientists, standard-makers and specialized consultants in North America. We provide world-class engineering and consulting expertise in: Civil/Structural, Geotechnical and Mining, Construction Claims, Personal Injury and Collision Reconstruction, Electrical and Renewable Energy, Environmental Health and Safety, Remediation, Materials Failure/HVAC, and Fire and Explosion investigations.

How to Apply

For further information about this opportunity please contact: Mathew Elliott Manager, Talent Acquisition 30 Forensic Engineering Email: Direct: 647-738-5802 Web:

Job Categories: Consultant. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 80,000 - 100,000.

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