Join a global professional services leader. We are committed to solving the world’s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization.
Privately owned by our people , GHD provides engineering, environmental and construction services to private and public sector clients across five continents and the Pacific region.
Passionate about creating lasting community benefit, our connected global network of 10,000+ people, delivers projects with high standards of safety, quality and ethics.
Committed to sustainable development, GHD improves the physical, natural and social environments of the many communities in which we operate.
Our Engineering Design Organization is looking for an Intermediate Civil Engineer ready to join one of our Calgary, Edmonton or Vancouver offices.
In this role, you will be part of the Engineering Design team working closely with Project Managers, other Engineers and Designers from multiple design lines.
This role will support projects in all of our Markets, including Water (Water / Wastewater Treatment, Linear Water, Water resources), Transportation, Environmental (Solid Waste, Landfill, Contaminated Sites and Remediation), and Energy and Resources.
The successful candidate will have the following responsibilities :
Assist in completing existing and new projects
Ensure timely completion of project deliverables, be able to manage numerous projects at once and determine priorities, including demonstrating good judgment and decisiveness
Produce engineering designs, drawings, details and specifications from concept to final design for tender and contract packages
Complete civil designs following budget and schedule
Implement QA / QC processes for project work
Mentor and develop junior staff, and work with CAD staff
Communicate and work with other project team members to provide quality service to clients to ensure that all documentation conforms to client / company standards
Conduct site inspections of existing infrastructure as well as those under construction
Provide construction support, including review of civil submittals and requests for information
Support DMs (Design Managers) on proposals by providing the technical scope of a project and the level of effort required to complete civil designs and deliverables
Assist in preparing effective proposals seeking targeted project opportunities
Represent GHD at client meetings when required
Skills, Proficiencies and Qualifications :
Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering from an accredited college or university;
Licensed Professional Engineer;
5-10 years of civil engineering experience;
Good understanding of the level of effort required to complete civil designs and deliverables;
Proven experience in civil design delivery for larger, multi discipline transit projects with a focus on linear infrastructure;
Underground municipal infrastructure design, including water supply, storm and sanitary systems;
Transportation experience including road and intersection design, surfacing design;
Site grading, site servicing, stormwater management
Ability to take ownership and accountability for completed work;
Ability to lead and cooperate with a team in various environments, as well as work independently
Strong influencing skills and the ability to develop effective and trustworthy relationships both with project teams and within the organization;
Strong problem solving and decision-making abilities;
Experience with MS Office;
Strong organizational skills;
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Positive attitude and interpersonal skills
Project management skills, budget, and schedule controls would be considered an asset;
As a diverse and inclusive organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce.
GHD is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, GHD will provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.