Golder Associates Intern-Pavement and Geotechnical Junior Engineer in BARRIE, Ontario

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow 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 has a new opportunity for an Intern- Pavement and Geotechnical Junior Engineer to join our Barrie office on a contractual basis, but may lead to a possible full time employment.

An overview of your role will include:

  • Carrying out field work including geotechnical and pavement investigations, site reconnaissance, borehole drilling, coring, and overseeing work performed by subcontractors

  • Scheduling laboratory testing

  • Carrying out specific field and office assignments

  • Assisting in coordinating and performing pavement engineering work, as required

  • Working with and providing support to other members of the field technician group

  • Assisting with the preparation of engineering documents including reports, drawings and figures

  • Demonstrating a “Safety First” focus and acting as a role model to other staff

  • Maintaining a high standard of ethical behaviour to uphold Golder’s reputation and demonstrating a commitment to our Core Values

  • Performing other duties as required

You will have a background in:

  • University Civil Engineering program, preferably with a focus on Geotechnical / Pavement Engineering

  • Previous experience working as a geotechnical technician is an asset

  • Written and spoken English are required, bilingualism in English and French is an asset

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Knowledge of drilling procedures is an asset

  • Must own a vehicle with appropriate insurance coverage and hold a valid driver’s licence

  • Ability and willingness to travel, generally within Ontario, including staying overnight out of town for periods of up to 3 weeks

  • Strong organizational skills

To be successful at Golder Associates, you will be able to demonstrate the following Success Attributes:

  • Initiative

  • Enthusiasm

  • A desire to continually learn and grow

  • Detail and quality focused

  • Good judgement

  • Good work ethic

  • Adaptability

  • Good communication skills

At Golder we offer:

  • Employee owned structure - own the business, own the result

  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring and coaching

  • Global projects and travel opportunities

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 11 consecutive years

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 40 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 committed to providing equitable treatment and equal opportunity to all individuals. As such, Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities, upon request.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder at https://vimeo.com/252065645 video.

Title: Intern-Pavement and Geotechnical Junior Engineer

Location: ON-BARRIE

Requisition ID: 18000558