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Golder Associates Geotechnical Engineer (Mine Waste Management) in Anchorage, Alaska

At Golder, wethrive on challenges.

Golder isnot just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environmentwhere people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, andgrow professionally in a strong culture of ownership.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder Associates Ltd. is seeking an IntermediateGeotechnical Engineer to join our Mine Waste Management Team, at our Anchorage, Alaska office. You will have the opportunity to work as a part of a regional team on challenging tailings dams and mine waste management projects .

Anoverview of your role will include:

  • Managing a wide variety of tailings dam and mine waste managementprojects, including field investigation, laboratory testing and interpretation;design and construction; geotechnical analysis; and dam safety inspections andreviews

  • Scoping, directing, and reviewing geotechnical analyses with a focus ondams and soil mechanics, including stability, seepage, and thermal modelling;tailings deposition modeling; and waste rock spoils run out analyses

  • Managing medium size projects or tasks within large projects according toclient-approved scopes of work, and delivering high quality reports anddrawings on time and within budget under the supervision of senior engineers

  • Completing technical proposals and design work package in response toclient needs under the supervision of senior engineers

  • Providing technical direction and supervise quality and quantity of workto junior and intermediate staff

  • Mentoring junior staff

  • Participating in and promoting a safety-firstculture

You willhave a background in:

  • 7 to 10 years of relevant (post-degree) experience working in aconsulting engineering or mining industry environment

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Geological Engineering; Master’s Degreepreferred

  • Currently registered or eligible for registration as a ProfessionalEngineer in the United States; Alaska designation strongly preferred

  • Demonstrated experience conducting and managing geotechnical siteinvestigations and experience with commercial geotechnical engineeringsoftware.

  • Strong technical writing, interpersonal communication, and emotionalintelligence; ability to establish good relationships with clients andcolleagues

  • Strong, client-focused project management skills

  • Have a sound knowledge in soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering,with a technical specialization

  • Ability to think critically, problem solve, and show good engineeringjudgement

  • Ability to effectively delegate work and lead project teams

  • Cold regions / arctic engineering would be an asset

  • Health and safety leadership Yourbenefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitivebenefits and remuneration packages

  • Optionto purchase shares in Golder

  • Employeeowned structure - own the business, own the result

  • Deepenyour expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovativeand collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • Onthe job training, mentoring and coaching

  • Globalprojects and travel opportunities

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Renowned for technical excellence, Golder is a leading, global employee-owned engineering and consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Golder is committedto providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. Assuch, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment andselection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

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Title: Geotechnical Engineer (Mine Waste Management)

Location: AK-Anchorage

Requisition ID: 19001863