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Geotechnical Engineer in Edmonton at Design Group Staffing

Date Posted: 5/17/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Design Group Staffing seeks Senior Geotechnical Engineer for our client’s Edmonton, AB office. 

The Company

Our Client is a Canadian based engineering design firm with a global footprint and has been in operation for nearly half a century. 

The Role

As an experienced professional and strong leader, you will utilize your technical skills and overseeing a variety of projects and mentoring junior staff.  You will have the opportunity to work on engineering and geotechnical projects in a multi-discipline project team environment, where your broad technical skills will help shape and grow the geotechnical team.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • As an experienced Senior Geotechnical Engineer, you work with, mentor and coach junior staff through the technical review process, including accountability for the overall technical quality of the team’s geotechnical work and the technical development of junior staff
  • Provide technical leadership on projects or complete quality/independent reviews of technical work on projects
  • Promote a strong health and safety culture in the team

You are encouraged to apply if you meet the following:

  • Minimum of a post graduate degree in Civil/Geotechnical Engineering from a recognized university
  • Professional Engineer in good standing with APEGA (or be eligible within 12 months of starting)
  • Minimum of 20 years’ experience in geotechnical consulting with broad range of projects related to transportation, residential / commercial / industrial developments, linear corridors and geohazard work
  • Proven ability to effectively and clearly communicate technical solutions to other team members and clients
  • Previous leadership / mentorship / people management experience
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the consulting business with strong ability to provide practical, value driven solutions
  • Understand, thrive and have project experience working within a multi-disciplinary team environment

How To Apply

Please submit your resume in MS Word format to

Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity. Due to the volume of resumes we receive we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview. 

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