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Golder Associates Junior Port & Coastal Engineer in VANCOUVER, British Columbia

At Golder, wethrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, itis a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate,innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in astrong 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 a Junior Port& Coastal Engineer to join our EnvironmentalRemediation & Water team on a full-time basis based in Vancouver. As a Junior Coastal Engineer, you will be expected to step into a technical support role for coastal engineering projects in BC, across Canada and internationally. You will join a growing Water Resources & Coastal Engineering Team based in Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary and Mississauga that services projects in Oil & Gas, Mining, Transportation, Power and Government sectors.

An overview of yourrole will include:

  • Assistingwith data analysis, interpretation, and evaluation of marine and coastalprocesses (waves, currents, water levels, sediment transport) and forcesinteracting with engineered structures in support of engineering andenvironmental considerations for planning and design on large and small coastalprojects

  • Assistingwith preparation of technical documents (reports, drawings, specifications)documenting engineering and environmental investigations, results, and analyses

  • Applicationof state-of-the-art coastal engineering methods to address problems related tonatural coastal hazards (e.g. flooding, erosion, sedimentation) and humaninteractions (spills, coastal structures, dredging and beneficial use,materials management) in the context of climate change and variability

  • Conductingfield work involving site visits and data collection in coastal and offshoreenvironments (international travel may be required). This may include thedeployment of oceanographic instruments, site reconnaissance, and conditioninspection of coastal and harbour structures

  • Engagingand interacting with other team m/embers in a multi-disciplinary team

You will have abackground in:

  • Universitydegree (preferably Master’s or Ph.D. in coastal, port or ocean engineering)

  • Eligibilityfor professional registration as an Engineer-in-Training in British Columbia asa Civil Hydrotechnical Engineer or proven eligibility for Professionalregistration in Canada

  • Theability to conduct independent analysis, develop visualizations, and interpretcomplex physical processes by analyzing geospatial time series data. Skills inMATLAB, Python or another scripting language

  • Theability to develop and apply numerical models for the simulation of waves,currents, sediment transport, and morphology change in open coast, inlet, andestuarine environments

  • Stronginterpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills and demonstratedteamwork skills

  • Knowledgeof oceanographic and meteorological instrumentation

  • Familiaritywith engineering calculations for coastal engineering design and/or skills inhydraulic analysis including coastal engineering or coastal processes modellingsoftware is an asset

Your benefits at Golderwill 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 of Canada’s BestManaged 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 AssociatesLtd. is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of persons withdisabilities in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians withDisabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), and all other applicable legislation. Golderwill provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process toapplicants with disabilities upon request.

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Title: Junior Port & Coastal Engineer


Requisition ID: 20001434