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Geotechnical Engineer
Posted on 6/23/2022
Saskatoon, SK, Canada • Regina, SK, Canada
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • Contribute to the development of complex project proposals/cost estimates and participate in the process of securing new business opportunities or expanding the scope of existing projects
  • Develop and manage strong relationships with new and existing clients, field personnel, government and regulatory agencies and expand internal network
  • Provide practical and economic solutions to clients
  • Contribute to the overall strategic development of the Geoscience & Materials Practice, including growth, profitability and supporting the development of new processes, services, geographies and client sectors
  • Bachelor's or advanced degree in Geotechnical Engineering with a P.Eng. designation
  • Minimum of 3 to 7 years relevant industry experience, since graduation, in geotechnical engineering related services
  • Eligible for registration with APEGS
  • Demonstrated ability to build and manage relationships with new clients
  • Proven organizational, team building, proposals and technical writing skills, and excellent verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Valid Canadian driver's license with a clean driver abstract
  • Must be able and willing to travel for project work away from the home office
  • Act as a key geotechnical resource
  • Lead/manage geotechnical investigations and assessments
  • Conduct geotechnical field investigations and monitoring of construction activities
  • Analyze and prepare recommendations and reports for projects relating to foundation design, slope stability, road structure design, dikes and dams, materials testing, and other geotechnical related projects
  • Communicate effectively with other senior staff within the team
  • Write competitive proposals and work plans
  • Understand materials testing objectives to support geotechnical investigation and design recommendations
  • Provide guidance and troubleshooting for quality control testing and performance of earthworks such as structural fill compaction and excavations
  • Partner with SNC-Lavalin colleagues to work on each other's projects and cross-sell services
  • Some projects and sites may be located in other parts of the province and you may be required to travel for site inspections, site investigations and construction projects
Company Overview
SNC-Lavalin Group Inc. is a Canadian company based in Montreal that provides engineering, procurement, and construction services to various industries, including clean power, mining and metallurgy, oil and gas, environment and water, and infrastructure.