Golder Associates Intermediate Civil / Environmental Engineer in OTTAWA, Ontario

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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 Intermediate Civil / Environmental Engineer to join our Water and Wastewater Treatment team on a full time 12 months contract basis based in Ottawa or Kingston , Ontario .

An overview of your role will include:

  • Carrying out designs of drainage, grading, utilities, underground services and roadways for residential, commercial and institutional sites, many in the rural area;

  • Carrying out general environmental management assignments and assisting clients with environmental compliance programs;

  • Carrying out storm water management calculations and design;

  • Assisting with land development design and approval processes including required studies and investigations;

  • Assisting senior and intermediate project engineers within the environmental division with field investigation programs; drilling, test pitting, soil sampling, monitoring well installations, aquifer testing, groundwater and surface water sampling, etc.;

  • Assisting with design and evaluation of biological, chemical and mechanical treatment systems for wastewater and process water from mining, industrial and institutional sites;

  • Supervision of construction review or inspections for surface works and underground services;

  • Working with municipal and provincial governments and other agencies to confirm submission requirements and obtain approvals;

  • Preparing detailed cost estimates for proposed engineering and other works;

  • Assisting with Design and evaluation of on-site or communal sewage treatment and water supply systems;

  • Participating in office and project duties such as data management, analysis and interpretation, report preparation, proposal preparation and other general office duties; and,

  • Using safe work practices in accordance with our site-specific Health & Safety plans.

You need to possess the following requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering; Master’s degree preferred;

  • 4 years of related experience;

  • Professional engineering licence in the province of Ontario preferred;

  • Professional engineering licence in the province of Quebec an asset;

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;

  • Strong technical skills and critical thinking skills are essential;

  • Willingness and ability to carry out field work at various project sites as required;

  • Valid driver’s licence and access to a vehicle;

  • Bilingualism (English/French) is an asset;

  • Proficiency with MS Office, specifically Microsoft Excel;

  • Experience with hydrologic models (e.g. Visual OTTHYMO and SWMM) is an asset;

  • Experience within the manufacturing and industrial sector is an asset; and,

  • A positive attitude and strong teamwork skills.

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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 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.

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Title: Intermediate Civil / Environmental Engineer

Location: ON-OTTAWA

Requisition ID: 18001192