Junior Geotechnical Engineer -EIT
City : BURNABY
Industry : Materials & Construction
Employer : Stantec
Junior Geotechnical Engineer -EIT - ( 23000253 )
Build the foundation for a lasting and successful career in geotechnical engineering by starting with a good team. When we say that we’re full-service, we mean it. You’ll find us in the office, on site and in the lab. We work indoors and out, above and below ground, over and under water, across projects large and small. From field exploration and laboratory testing to the design and construction management of complex geotechnical structures, our team does work that’s rock solid. Join our team today!
As a Geotechnical Engineer in Training or Designer you will have the opportunity to work on engineering and geotechnical projects in a multi-discipline project team environment. Working in our Burnaby, British Columbia office where many of Stantec’s design projects take place, in this role the candidate will have the opportunity to exercise their technical and interpersonal skills while growing in their career.
Your Key Responsibilities
- You will work with a team of engineers and technologists/technicians performing general geotechnical responsibilities.
- Conducting materials testing and inspection services during construction
- Assisting senior staff with the completion of geotechnical investigations which will include both field and office-based work
- Developing technical skills by assisting the senior staff with various geotechnical analyses
- Assisting senior staff with the preparation of technical proposals and reports
Your Capabilities and Credentials
- The successful candidate will demonstrate initiative, excel under minimal supervision, and be comfortable in a fast-paced environment.
- Valid Canadian Driver’s Licence; must be willing to provide a driver’s abstract for review
- Registration with EGBC (or other Provincial Engineering Body) or eligibility to be registered as an EIT is preferred
Education and Experience
Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering from a recognized university.
Previous co-op terms in geotechnical engineering, experience as an engineer in training in geotechnical engineering, or experience in geotechnical related work (i.e., site investigations, design of deep and shallow foundations, slope stability and on-site review of construction activities, or geotechnical laboratory research, etc.) is preferred.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Benefits Summary: Full-time and part-time employees will have access to health, dental, and vision plans, a well-being program, health care spending account, wellness spending accounts, group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, group tax-free savings account, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage, and paid time off.
Temporary/casual employees will have access to group registered retirement savings plan, employee stock purchase program, and group tax-free savings account.
Primary Location : Canada-British Columbia-Burnaby
Organization : BC-1233 EnvSvcs-CA GeoTech West
Employee Status : Regular
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Travel : Yes, 20 % of the Time
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : May 16, 2023, 3:40:02 PM
Req ID: 23000253
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