• Title
    Civil Designer
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Engineering - Civil
    Position Type
    Agency / Contract
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood in Calgary is recruiting for a Senior Civil Designer to join our Downstream & Chemicals team for a 6-month project.



    • Processing topographic data (from LiDAR, satellite, ground surveys, etc.) for use on the projects.
    • Generating 3D models for earthworks including site preparation, rough grading, final grading and surface drainage, ditches, ponds, roads, embankments using Civil 3D
    • Preparation of engineering deliverables within the scope assigned 
      • Site preparation for cold climate area e.g. Northern Alberta, Canada (including rough grading of the plant site and pipeline corridors
      • access roads, haul roads and service roads along the pipeline corridors
      • Drainage including culverts / storm water management of the plant site and along the pipeline corridors
      • Ponds - storm water drainage pond, emergency dump ponds including liner and leakage detection
      • Erosion control and protection
      • Underground pipelines and utilities
    • Coordinate and work with project team members
    • Liaison with other disciplines and client when required
    • Preparing material take-offs
    • Managing time and tasks within allotted time lines and budgets

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Diploma in Civil Engineering Design or Engineering Design and Drafting Technology
    • Excellent organizational, technical, writing, communication and computer skills
    • Experience in using AutoCAD and Civil 3D design/drafting software
    • Minimum 15 years of experience in earthwork, site grading, roads, drainage, ponds, and pipeline corridors
    • Understanding various coordinate systems and geodetic elevation references
    • Ability to work efficiently and effectively when managing multiple tasks
    • Effective communication skills
    • Ability to work both independently and in a multi-disciplinary team environment
    • Experience working on heavy civil engineering projects with open pit mining and pipeline corridors
    • Due to the short term of the project, only candidates local to the Calgary area will be considered at this time

    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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