• Title
    Junior Civil Designer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Civil
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is currently seeking a Junior Civil Designer to join our Mining & Minerals team in Oakville, Ontario who will be trained and apply knowledge of civil design and drafting principles and practices to the organization’s products and services. The designer will plan, schedule and conduct engineering assignments under the guidance of senior designer or Engineer. 

    Key Responsibilities

    • Working closely with engineers, technicians, technologists and project managers in preparation of document and drawing packages 
    • Providing civil design and drafting support for utility and industrial facilities and services, including buried and overland piping, pumping stations, access roadways, and spill containment systems
    • Design civil earthworks (including general grading, ponds, drainage, plant roads, haul roads, mill pads, rail spurs, etc.
    • Design underground utilities (including fire water, potable water, force mains, sanitary sewer for mine and heavy industrial facilities)
    • Design surface run facilities including pipelines


    Skills / Qualifications

    • Diploma in Civil technology or equivalent Technology Diploma with related mine experience
    • Minimum of 2 years design experience in earthworks, underground and surface utilities
    • Ability to produce civil drawings using CAD software (predominately in AutoCAD)
    • Experience with 3D design/drafting earthworks software (preference to AutoCAD Civil 3D)



     In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and Accessibility of Ontarians with Disability Act, 2005, we are committed to meeting the needs of people with disabilities and will do so by preventing and removing barriers to accessibility in all parts of the hiring process. Reasonable accommodations will be provided when raised with the recruiter or by e-mailing.


    We thank all applicants and advise that only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. No phone calls or agency solicitations will be accepted. By submitting your personal profile and resume, you consent to Wood sharing this information within its business units in order to identify other employment opportunities you may be suitable for.


    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 around $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. 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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