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Civil Engineer-in-Training

Civil Engineer-in-Training

Requisition ID 
2017-21648
Work Location 
CA-BC-Vancouver
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
Additional Work Location 
..
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood services multiple markets including Infrastructure, Process & Energy and Mining & Minerals. Wood performs consulting and EPCM services for many local and worldwide companies and is executing world-class projects on five continents.

 

Wood currently has an exciting opportunity for a Civil Engineer-in-Training to join our Transmission and Distribution group, at our Vancouver, BC office. We offer a broad range of professional development and career growth opportunities and are committed to helping our staff achieve their potential. If you have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, strong technical fundamentals, and thrive on challenges in a fast-paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.

 

Key Responsibilities

  • Providing civil engineering designs for various substation and underground distribution projects throughout North America
  • Contributing to the preparation of technical specifications and engineering input to material, construction and commissioning packages
  • Material quantity take-offs
  • Providing engineering technical support to the field during construction, including responding to RFIs from construction contractor, issuing Site Instructions and performing field reviews
  • Supporting the development of proposals, study reports, engineering specifications, and contract documents
  • Establishing good working relationships and communication with internal and external stakeholders

Skills / Qualifications

  • Graduate or Undergraduate civil engineering degree and the ability to register with Engineers and Geoscientists BC
  • 0-3 years of engineering project experience at various stages of the project life cycle
  • Capable of developing creative yet practical solutions and is open-minded to alternative solutions
  • Willingness to travel to remote field locations on a short term basis
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, high volume and deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Excellent interpersonal and decision making skills
  • Positive attitude and ability to effectively work in a team atmosphere is imperative
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Committed to continual improvement and achieving engineering excellence

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. 

www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

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.

 

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