NO. RÉFÉRENCE 444

TITRE DU POSTE

Geotechnical Principal Engineer

DESCRIPTION DU POSTE

 

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

Position

Principal Geotechnical Engineer

Company

WOOD

Location

Montréal, QC

Employment Type

Permanent – Full Time

Start Date

As soon as possible

Report to

Operations Manager - Quebec

 

PROFILE

Our client is seeking a Principal Geotechnical Engineer with tailings and dam engineering experience to join their team in Montreal, Quebec. The successful candidate will be specialized in mining projects with extensive geotechnical experience, in mining, tailings and dams.

The candidate must have a strong background in the geotechnical aspects of dam safety evaluations and design. Our client is seeking a committed, detail-oriented individual who will be able to utilize their knowledge and experience. With a demonstrated ability to lead and grow a team of professionals performing engineering, construction, and project management on behalf of our clients. 

 

The ideal candidate shall be responsible for the following tasks:

·         Collaborate with Wood’s regional geotechnical and mining specialists across Canada and internationally, as a key advisor and consultant

·         Manage mining, geotechnical, and multidisciplinary engineering projects and teams, including management of resources, budgets, and schedules

·         Participate in growing the business by working with local and national sector leads to enhance business with existing clients and develop relationships with new clients

·         Provide senior review and engineering analysis, design and reporting for mining projects: tailings dams, water management system, waste rock piles, open pits, etc.

·         Supervise design and analytical functions including stability, seepage, bearing capacity and settlement analyses

·         Perform Dam Safety Inspections/Dam Safety Reviews, Dam Safety Evaluations, Risk Assessments

·         Serve as a senior technical project reviewer for diverse and complex national and international projects

·         Coordinate staff on a department level, and across the region

·         Supervise technical writing and review of proposals and project documents

·         Supervise the preparation of design drawings and specifications, from scoping study to detailed design and construction

·         Develop construction and engineering cost estimates

·         Prepare reports and coordinate support activities

·         Review findings and prepare recommendations

·         Work as an integral team member in a multi-discipline environment

·         Liaise with other technical specialists in other disciplines, including hydrogeology, hydrology, geochemistry, rock mechanics, process engineering and environment

·         Provide quality leadership and mentoring of intermediate and senior technical staff

 

SKILLs AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

·         Minimum of 20 years’ experience in civil, geotechnical, or related experience in design of earth dams obtained largely from mining projects with dam design.

·         Experience with design and construction of tailings dams and related mine-site earthworks infrastructure

·         Experience with design work incorporating the principles promoted by the Canadian Dam Association (CDA), Directive 019, or ICOLD, etc.

·         Experience managing multiple mining and/or construction related projects

·         Proven experience with budgeting and cost forecasting

·         Excellent oral and written communication skills

·         Ability to work independently or in a team setting

·         Ability to travel, domestic & international travel required

·         Fluently bilingual (French & English)

·         Eligible to work in Canada

·         Valid driver’s licence

 

EDUCATION

·         University degree from an accredited institution in Geotechnical, Civil, Mining or Geological Engineering

·         Registered Professional Engineer with the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ)

 

 

PLease contact

Marc Sarhaddi, BSc. MBA

Vice President and Senior Advisor

msarhaddi@atoutrecrutement.com

T: (514) 875-1818 Ext. 116

 

 

 

 

 

Please note only considered candidates will be contacted.

 

CRITERES RECHERCHES

  • FONCTION
  • Chef d'équipe ingénierie
  • Ingénieur(e) senior en géotechnique

INFORMATIONS SUPPLÉMENTAIRES

  • Date de parution 2020-11-12
  • Salaire offert À discuter
  • Type de contrat Permanent
  • Lieu Grand Montréal, Montréal
  • Fonction Chef d'équipe ingénierie, Ingénieur(e) senior en géotechnique

NO. RÉFÉRENCE 444