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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 Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer to join MineWaste 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:

  • Plan a wide variety of geotechnical and minewaste management projects, including field investigation, laboratorytesting and interpretation; design and construction; geotechnicalanalysis; and dam safety inspections and reviews

  • Scope, direct, and review geotechnical analyseswith a focus on soil mechanics, including stability, seepage, thermalmodelling; deposition modeling; and run out analyses for tailingsfacilities, water dams and waste rock spoils

  • Organize geotechnical investigations andlaboratory testing

  • 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 design workpackage in response to client needs, under the supervision of seniorengineers

  • Delegate work to junior engineers

  • Participate in and promote a safety-firstculture

You will have a background in:

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

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil or Geological Engineering, Master’s Degree preferred

  • Currently registered or eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer in British Columbia

  • Strong technical writing, interpersonal communication, and emotional intelligence

  • Project management skills

  • Have a sound knowledge in soil mechanics and geotechnical engineering

  • Ability to think critically and problem solve

  • Ability to effectively delegate work and lead small project teams

  • French or Spanish language skills (verbal and written) would be an asset

  • Commitment to safe work practices for yourself and your colleagues

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • 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 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 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 Geotechnical Engineer


Requisition ID: 20000411