• Title
    Senior Mechanical Engineer
    Requisition ID
    2018-30405
    Work Location
    CA-BC-Trail
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Mechanical
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • 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.

     

    The Wood Trail office currently numbers over 70 engineers, designers and support personnel.  Trail, located in Southeastern British Columbia near the cities of Nelson and Castlegar, is an affordable family-oriented community of approximately 10,000 people. The area offers excellent education and health care facilities, as well as access to world-class skiing at Red Mountain, hiking, boating, fishing, hunting, golf and all outdoor activities available in the Kootenays. Come work where most people dream of going to play!

     

    Wood currently has an exciting opportunity for a Mechanical Engineer, Senior to join our Mining & Minerals group, at our Trail, BC office. This role has overall responsibility for providing Mechanical Engineering support on our major projects. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast-paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.

      

    Responsibilities:

    • Providing project management skills including man-hour estimating, budget control and scheduling
    • Providing engineering and technical support for the layout, design, specification and evaluation of mechanical equipment for industrial plants and related infrastructure
    • Preparing sizing calculations for pumps, gravity flow systems and other industrial equipment
    • Preparing project documents and reviewing those prepared by others for scope, presentation and technical accuracy
    • Leading work groups or project teams with limited supervision
    • Demonstrating effective organizational skills and handling multiple tasks independently, and as part of a team
    • Establishing good working relationships and communication with project management, area leads, department managers, clients and other team members to coordinate and ensure the compatibility of design
    • Supervising and mentoring junior staff, including assigning work and evaluating technical competence.

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Mechanical Engineering Degree from a recognized university with P. Eng. Status in B.C. or ability to register as a Professional with EGBC
    • 10+ years of relevant engineering experience with significant Mining experience and knowledge of Mining equipment.
    • Demonstrated experience in effectively managing multiple projects and managing different clients through the design process.
    • Relevant site maintenance or operations experience is an asset.

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 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, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors.  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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