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Senior Geotechnical Consultant

Winnipeg, Manitoba, CA
Closing date
Feb 10, 2023
Requisition ID: 79761

Job Category: Engineering

Location: Winnipeg, MB, Canada

With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining , energy , and infrastructure sectors, we see challenges evolving in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff , with experience in over 150 countries , to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.

Dynamic Earth Solutions (DES) specializes in site planning, spatial information and digital terrain modeling, surface and subsurface investigations, rock mechanics, underground structures, geotechnical laboratory services, flood forecasting and water resource management through our geotechnical, hydrotechnical, and civil site development expertise.

In pursuit of our vision for growth, our DES team in Manitoba is actively seeking qualified and highly motivated professionals to join, develop, and represent our vibrant and successful team comprised of highly skilled individuals. Although the position will be based within Winnipeg, there will be opportunity for engagement on interesting, technically challenging, and high-profile projects not only within our home region, but also across Canada, and abroad.

As the successful candidate, you will:
  • Either act as or work to become a Subject Matter Expert on one or more technical subjects, from concept through design, construction, and demolition/closure of a project lifecycle
  • Support, guide, and lead geotechnical and geomechanics studies with the delivery of project requirements as they relate to scope
  • Identify project works that can add to the geotechnical field and where possible write and present technical papers
  • Identify upcoming projects and business opportunities that are in alignment with the team's strategic position
  • Lead and participate in discussions related to scoping requirements for proposals and provide input to engineering, operating and capital cost estimates
  • Prepare and/or review project procedures, standard specifications, design criteria, engineering calculations and technical specifications
  • Provide mentorship and identify opportunities for development of junior, intermediate, and senior engineers, designers, and technicians
  • Understand the technical capabilities of individual team members and facilitate the sharing of relevant technical expertise across projects and across Hatch globally
  • Perform geotechnical design works at both the conceptual and detailed design stages and in consideration to interdisciplinary constraints/ considerations
  • Provide office and field based geological and/or geotechnical services for projects, including support of site engineering teams to provide technical solutions and timely response to technical queries'
  • Provide specialist geological and/or geotechnical advice and analytical services
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with internal clients within other business sectors, and external clientele

You bring to the role:
  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering or Geological Engineering from an accredited university.
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer, Professional Geoscientist, or eligible for the professional license.
  • 15+ years' experience in relevant geotechnical design
  • Experience working on projects in a multi-disciplinary environment
  • Proficiency in the use of geological/geotechnical software suites (such as: Geostudio, Rocscience, Bentley, Leapfrog, etc.)
  • Sound understanding of geotechnical design codes and technical standards
  • A high standard of communication and interpersonal skills
  • Effective planning and organizational skills
  • Ability to function with minimal supervision
  • Excellent safety awareness

Why join us?
  • Work with great people to make a difference
  • Collaborate on exciting projects to develop innovative solutions
  • Top employer

What we offer you?

  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally

We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.

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