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Golder Associates Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer in VANCOUVER, British Columbia

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 the Vancouver office . You will have the opportunity to work as a part of a regional team on challenging mining, heavy civil, and geotechnical projects.

Anoverview of your role will include:

  • Conduct site characterization and materialcharacterization for static and dynamic analyses based on interpretationof field and laboratory data, under the supervision of senior engineers

  • Carry out advanced 1D, 2D, and 3D, staticand dynamic stress-deformation analyses of geotechnical structures withthe computer software FLAC and FLAC3D; proficiency in programming with thecomputer languages Fish and C are required

  • Conduct particulate mechanics-based analysesof critical elements of geotechnical structures and advanced laboratorytests

  • Support the development of advanced constitutivemodels for geotechnical materials

  • Plan and organize geotechnicalinvestigations and laboratory testing programs tailored to the specificproject and type of geotechnical analyses to be carried out

  • Conduct geotechnical analyses with a focuson soil mechanics, including stability, seepage, thermal modelling

  • Manage small projects according toclient-approved scopes of work, and deliver high quality reports on timeand within budget under the supervision of senior engineers

  • Support technical proposals and designwork package in response to client needs, under the supervision of seniorengineers

  • Delegate work to junior engineers

  • Participate in and promote a safety-firstculture; commitment to safe work practices for yourself and yourcolleagues

You willhave a background in:

  • Bachelor’sDegree in Civil Engineering and PhD Degree with research focused on constitutivemodelling of continuous and particulate media

  • 4to 7 years of relevant (post-degree) experience working in a consultingengineering or mining industry environment

  • Indepth knowledge in the areas of soil mechanics, constitutive models,geotechnical earthquake engineering, liquefaction, and standard andadvanced numerical modelling

  • Currentlyregistered or eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer inBritish Columbia

  • Strongtechnical writing, interpersonal communication, and emotional intelligence

  • Projectmanagement skills

  • Abilityto think critically and problem solve

  • Abilityto effectively delegate work and lead small project teams

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

One ofCanada’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 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: Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer


Requisition ID: 19002881