• Contract Role
  • Canada

Geotechnical Engineers- Ports and Terminals

Vancouver, BC/ Remote Position

Contract to Permanent

Various Levels – Principal/ Senior/ Intermediate/ Junior

Our client is a specialist providing solutions for projects executing large diameter pipelines, coastal LNG facilities, industrial processing plants, oil sands developments, dam structures, pipeline integrity, geohazard assessments and marine terminals.

Duties and Responsibilities

* Provide mentoring, coaching and identify career and practice development opportunities to junior and intermediate staff

* Monitor and advise the Managing Consultants of the state of team/discipline systems to ensure that Advisian remains competitive and up to date

* Participate actively and effectively in business developments such as presentations, negotiations, proposal preparation/writing etc.

* Coordinate with the Practice Lead, Managing Consultants, and other team members to ensure staffing levels are adequate for project needs

* Promote a culture of zero harm within the team and associated business

* Ensure quality and consistency in Geotechnical Engineering Practice deliverables on projects

* Provide project management and geotechnical engineering knowledge on projects and pursuits, including geological site reconnaissance, geotechnical site characterization (including overburden drilling and rock coring), geotechnical analysis (including slope stability, seepage, dynamic responses, trenchability, ground improvement, deep foundations, etc.), laboratory analysis, geotechnical engineering design, geotechnical owner’s engineering and geotechnical QA/QC inspection, testing and reporting

* Geotechnical engineering recommendations regarding, but not limited to, seismic analysis, soil mechanics, soil and rock engineering parameters, deep and shallow foundations, frost issues, soil dynamic parameters and site development

* Prepare report and proposals, attend, and lead client meetings, and deliver client and industry facing project overviews and presentations

* Work as part of an integrated delivery team within our business, comprising of other engineering disciplines, professional environmental scientists, project delivery and project support staff on existing and new Advisian/Worley projects.

Required Qualifications

* Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution plus appropriate continuing education in civil/geotechnical engineering, or equivalent

* Registered as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) with EGBC

* A minimum of eight (15) years of related experience practicing civil and/or geotechnical, engineering on large scale and/or complex projects

* Professional experience in industries such as upstream/downstream oil and gas, industrial development, and mining, marine structures, linear development (including road, rail, power, and pipeline)

* Ability to present technical information, both written and verbally, in a concise and professional manner

* A demonstrated ability to communicate effectively, excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

* Excellent organizational and time management skills

* Demonstrated history of effective client engagement, relationships, and management

* Experience in preparing proposals and developing engineering and capital cost estimates

* Demonstrated capability to conduct and supervise geotechnical engineering through field investigations to design, and train, mentor and develop junior and intermediate staff

* Strong level of commercial acumen, including cash collection, workshare, change management and contract review and management

* Self-starter, flexible team player, willing and able to work on a wide variety of tasks and to coordinate staff

Preferred Experience / Qualifications

* 10 years of related experience practicing civil and/or geotechnical engineering on large scale and/or complex projects

* Familiarity with large industrial site selection and development, marine structure design, dredging and/or major site investigation and field trails planning

* Seismic assessment, design including ground improvement

* Northern climate engineering skills and experience

* Working knowledge of industry standard business support systems, i.e., project planning packages, cost management systems, ISO9001 quality management systems

* Supervisory, project management and project commercial management experience

Who we are

Founded in 2006, Energy Resourcing is a trusted partner with a range of innovative recruitment and managed services. We provide recruitment services globally and focus on identifying top technical talent for project staffing and contract terms, as well as permanent hires. Our team has earned a strong reputation in the industry with both clients and candidates alike by delivering high-quality services.

Our core beliefs and values reflect who we are as a company and how we advocate for our candidates and our clients:

* we value Life

* we Rise to the Challenge

* we are Stronger Together

* we Unlock Brilliance

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