Overview / Responsibilities
Wood is currently seeking a Junior Project Engineer to join our Mining & Minerals team in Oakville, Ontario who will be trained and apply knowledge of mechanical, chemical or process engineering principles and practices to the organization’s products and services.
The Project Engineer will plan, schedule and conduct technically engineering assignments requiring judgment, independent evaluation, selection and deviation from standard techniques and procedures.
Serve as the project engineer on a project; planning, managing and coordinating the project engineering activities on large and / or technically complex portion of a project and / or serve in an individual contributor role in completing broadly defined project assignments
Involvement in all project activities from design to construction
Assist with implementing appropriate project controls for all company projects
Clarifying and providing guidance on scope items either by communication with client, experience with project site, knowledge of client systems, or physical investigation of site, and report findings back to design team
Assisting in coordination of cross discipline input in to engineering deliverables.
Assisting the Project Manager in all aspects of project work
Assisting the Project Controls Manager in reporting of progress to client and preparation of change documentation
Assisting in maintenance of the look-ahead engineering schedule and work lists
Monitoring discipline progress and performance.
Monitoring project scope and confirm changes using the project management of change process
Assisting with development and maintenance of action logs showing decisions and information required to maintain schedule
Coordinating sub-area engineering deliverables for scope prior to being issued for a commercial purpose
Interfacing with construction as required to provide technical clarity
Assisting in maintaining decision record log
Keeping the Project Manager informed of difficulties encountered and issues that arise. r
Participating in key discussions with client, with respect to technical inquiries of scope clarification as well as progress reporting
Prepares proposals, contract information (CI) sheets, and other engineering documentation using standards and / or new methods as required
Review documentation for compliance with contract requirements, good engineering practices, codes, and standards
Coordinate and interface with equipment suppliers
Prepare technical evaluations of supplier’s proposals
Assure that all work on assigned projects is timely, accurate and high quality
Perform other related duties as assigned by management
Organize, plans, and coordinate own work.
Set expectations and monitor delegated activities for schedule and budget
Willing to travel to project sites
Skills / Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree or Master of Science in Mechanical, Chemical or Process Engineering
Minimum 3-5 years of related engineering experience is required for this position
Registration as a Professional Engineer in Ontario will be considered an asset
Excellent written and oral skills
Ability to work and communicate effectively with customers and vendors
Familiar with CAPEX and OPEX estimation
Effective communicator and self-starter
Ability to work in fast-paced environment handling multiple assignments
Experience with mining engineering design, engineering progressing, procurement packages development, contract development, scope of work writing, EWP definition, key quantity management, change control, and scheduling / planning.
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.
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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
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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