To support our growing operations in Saskatchewan, Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is seeking an Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer to join our Saskatchewan team. The Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer may be seated out of either our Saskatoon or Regina offices and will play an important support role in the organization. This role will provide a balance of technical project work along with the potential to drive and develop new business. A self-motivated individual, who is interested in having more input towards operations and the development of clients and business, will thrive in this environment. He / She will assist in the mentoring and development of the geotechnical group, and continue to develop positive working relationships with other Amec Foster Wheeler offices.
The Saskatchewan geotechnical group currently offers a wide range of services, specifically tuned to the clients’ needs. They currently provide geotechnical services to major clients in the Government, Infrastructure, Mining, Oil & Gas and Industrial / Commercial sectors. This is an opportunity to work in truly consultative environment, interfacing directly with and advising clients. Base of operations can be in either Regina or Saskatoon.
Manage projects from the proposal stage through to completion, including allocation of budgets, personnel and resources, billing and client relationships
Coordinate with project management teams and other discipline leads to manage project deliverables, ensuring schedule and budget are achieved
Assist in the planning of and actively pursue new business and project opportunities
Maintain and develop client relations
Continue the ongoing development of our geotechnical team through supporting and encouraging technical upgrading and providing direction and mentorship on complex issues and field investigations
Maintain technical proficiency, including participation in professional practice groups and organizations
Provide excellent customer service and a commitment to technical excellence
Participate in the preparation and presentation of training programs
Participate in Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Policies, Procedures, Standards and Guidelines in the execution of all work
When required, work collaboratively with other departments and Amec Foster Wheeler offices on project related work
Other duties as assigned
Skills / Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering; post graduate degree (in Geotechnical or related discipline) is an asset
Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience and progressive responsibility in the management of projects related to geotechnical investigations and design
Project Management skills are necessary, with an ability to track timelines, meet budgets and schedules
Demonstrated ability developing and maintaining excellent customer relationships, positive staff working environments and developing new business opportunities
Previous consulting experience is preferred
Registered (or is eligible for registration) with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Saskatchewan (APEGS)
Ability to travel to sites as needed
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.