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Job Description

There’s no pledge more important than the one we make to look after our environment, and we’re committed to helping you do exactly that!Join us as we strive to ensure a sustainable future for our communities and the world we live in. Become part of our global network of skilled engineers, scientists, auditors, planners and environmental specialists, all working together to leave this world better than we found it.Who are we looking for?   GHD is seeking a Dams & Tailings Engineer in Training to join one of our fastest growing Canadian Operations. You would join our Engineering Design Organization team (EDO), working directly for our Dams group. Professional development opportunities through the GHD Business School including internal global technical conferences and external training are available and participation in relevant industry associations is supported and encouraged. This position is a great opportunity to be part of an established Engineering Design team in western Canada with a bright future ahead.In an ever changing world, it requires creativity and innovation to stay ahead.We’re seeking the curious, those who are stimulated by fresh thinking and a desire to shape our communities in new, positive ways.As part of a truly global team, working on complex and rewarding projects, you'll be at the forefront of driving change.See what the power of commitment can do for you!Working with an energetic and high performing team, this position offers a variety of work and will see you involved in:

  • Assist the project managers on dams and tailings projects on time and on budget for clients requiring permitting, operations support, detailed design, construction management and inspection
  • Assist in preparing technical reports and complete peer reviews of designs completed by others
  • Coordinate technical resources and personnel including drafters, 3D designers
  • Complete quantity take-offs and cost estimates
  • Develop and administer construction contract documents
  • Conduct construction inspections and chair construction progress meetings
  • Complete regulatory conformance reviews
  • Develop studies and designs to support permitting applications under the direction of a senior engineer
  • Participate in liaison with regulators
  • Contribute to proposal preparation

What you bring to the team:

  • Civil Engineering degree with a E.I.T. registration in BC
  • Valid class 5 drivers' license with driving record in good standing
  • Willingness and ability for overnight travel and to conduct field work, as required
  • Proficiency in MS Office, Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, Civil3D, surfer, PCSWMM, HELP
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills

Take on some of the world’s toughest challenges - with everyone at GHD backing you every step of the way. We'll give you control over your career, empower you to find innovative solutions and help you create a lasting impact.See where your commitment could take you with GHD.As a diverse and inclusive organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, GHD will provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.#LI-JR2