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Job Description

  Join a global professional services leader. We are committed to solving the world’s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization. Committed to sustainable & balanced development, GHD improves the physical, natural and social environments of the many communities in which we operate. We are growing, and looking for a new or recent graduate to join us as Geotechnical EIT in Mississauga, ON. You will play a key role in a wide variety of geotechnical engineering projects. Services will include in-situ testing supervision of field investigations, design and technical report preparation and field work management of small and large projects. You will also carry out various tasks and design functions such as geotechnical investigation, office works and construction inspection services. Responsibilities:

  • Conduct field investigations, site inspections and preparation of technical borehole records and field reports
  • Assisting senior staff for engineering analysis, design and reporting
  • Managing field works and sub-contractors
  • Assisting the geotechnical team in preparation of proposals, work plans and cost estimates
  • Coordination of and managing various geotechnical projects
  • Contribute to the overall strategic development of the group

 Requirements:

  • University degree in Geotechnical, Civil Engineering or Geological Engineering (MS in Geotechnical Engineering considered an asset)
  • Eligible to Register with PEO as an Engineer-in-Training
  • Between 0 to 5 years' of relevant experience in the field of geotechnical engineering
  • Strong report writing and verbal communication skills in English
  • Knowledge of working with relevant software such as gINT, MS Office and Geotechnical software such as GeoStudio, Rocscience, etc
  • Experience with analysis (bearing capacity, settlement, seepage, slope stability etc.) considered an asset
  • Ability to work as a team member as well as independently
  • Ability to work extended hours and travel
  • A reliable vehicle and valid driver’s license
  • Strong work ethic, problem solving skills, self-initiative, and eagerness to learn continuously

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ABOUT US

Why GHD? 
Being the best we can be is in our culture.  We are a family of smart, innovative and creative problem solvers. In our employee-owned company, everything feels like it matters more. Challenge us and help us come up with new solutions to ensure water, energy and urbanisation are made sustainable for generations to come.  
Our commitment to you 
Commitment is a powerful word that defines how we do business, how we serve our clients and how we care for one another. We will support your needs by giving you the tools to do your best work and then recognise achievements. We will set your curiosity free to allow brilliant minds to do their best work. We will invest in new ideas, removing barriers where we can. Finally, we will encourage you to collaborate with thousands of diverse people across our global business. 
Who we are 
We are committed to solving the world's biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanisation. GHD is a global professional services company that is a leader in engineering, construction and architectural expertise. Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals, yet we are proudly ‘One GHD’ across more than 200 offices, spanning five continents – Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region. Delivering extraordinary social and economic outcomes, we are passionate about building lasting relationships with our partners and clients. 
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In response to the evolving Covid-19 pandemic, GHD has established an Operating Procedure confirming it will comply with vaccination requirements for any work which is subject to either (i) municipal, provincial, or federal government mandates or (ii) client requirements which require vaccination to perform such work, either on a client site or any workplace (“Work Requiring Vaccination”). To the extent allowed by law, GHD employees performing Work Requiring Vaccination will be required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and may be required to show proof of vaccination prior to engaging in this work. GHD will consider reasonable accommodation requests in the event you are unable to be vaccinated on the basis of a protected ground under applicable human rights legislation.