MAGNA Engineering Services Inc. is a civil engineering company with over 20 years experience! We offer services ranging from project feasibility through to final construction completion in all areas of municipal and civil engineering, including the innovative area of community broadband infrastructure. From senior project management and senior engineering services, through to GIS and CAD services.
Our mission is to provide innovative approaches to engineering and consulting services and to build effective long-term relationships with our clients with excellent services centered on meeting the specific needs and objectives of our clients and delivered in a timely and cost-effective manner.
The most important part of our business is creating an environment of sustainability for long-term growth. MAGNA’s business philosophy is creating an environment where the priorities of all parties are central to how business is carried on. From the importance of healthy work/life balance of our employees, to creating core business values that will impact the relationships of our clients, colleagues, and project stakeholders.
MAGNA offers comprehensive municipal engineering services for all of our projects, from high level planning approvals through to construction management services.
Jennifer Massig, P. Eng., Principal
Jennifer has 20 years of environmental/civil engineering experience in the municipal infrastructure field in both rural and urban environments across Western Canada. This has provided Jennifer with a unique perspective on how technical designs and requirements impact the municipal environment. Additionally, Jennifer aided in high level planning, policy, and engineering document review, proposal and tendering processes, and overall as technical liaison for local municipalities and the development community.
Jennifer’s most recent role, as a City of Chestermere Councillor (2013-2017 term), provided experience as the client and committee team member for leading edge municipal development plans, wetland and stormwater management planning, and major stormwater conveyance infrastructure. This role as a Municipal Councillor complemented her on the ground work as a Professional Civil Engineer where Jennifer has built her career around bringing the technical and municipal perspective to each and every project. In her role as principal with MAGNA, her primary responsibilities have been in specialized stormwater management, urban and rural land development throughout the Calgary Region, and helping Alberta communities through the innovative world of municipal broadband through planning, and stakeholder engagement workshops.
Jessica Letizia, BSc., BApp., MEDes., GIS Program Lead
Jessica has been working as a Geographic Information System (GIS) professional in the public and private sectors for over 13 years. She is an award-winning cartographer and has extensive experience providing GIS solutions to a variety of municipal and regional projects throughout Alberta from data acquisition and management to mapping and analysis. Over the years, Jessica has also had the opportunity to teach GIS at SAIT, co-organize two Hackathons, implement a regional open data program, and facilitate collaboration among municipal GIS staff throughout the Calgary Region. Jessica has also recently completed her Masters of Environmental Design at the University of Calgary, her thesis topic was Using GIS as a Decision Support Tool for Food System Policy Implementation.
The MAGNA team is diverse and highly skilled in engineering, GIS, CAD, and much more!