Junior Geotechnical Engineer – 1 to 3 years

January 13 2022
Industries Architecture, Engineering and related
Categories Civil engineering, Construction, Structure, Engineering, Geological, Geotechnical, Mining, Trades, Technicians, Construction
Montreal, QC

Working for BBA means being part of a team of talented people who have the passion to succeed and the drive to excel in order to provide first-class service to clients.

Recognized for its extensive field experience and cutting-edge expertise, BBA has been delivering a comprehensive range of consulting engineering services for 40 years, from studies and design to commissioning and operational support. Our firm is supported by a network of offices across Canada to carry out mandates at the local, national and international levels.

BBA provides a stimulating and friendly working atmosphere. We focus on building teams with complementary talents and provide employees with a work environment conducive to developing their skills.

BBA is a Canada's Best Employer recipient from Kincentric and is part of the prestigious Platinum Club of the Best Managed Companies, which unites companies that have held onto their title for over six consecutive years. For BBA, making the list speaks to the rigour of our practices and our unique approach to employee and client relations.

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Type of position: Regular

Description

The successful incumbent will provide geotechnical engineering services and task execution and will be responsible for delivering geotechnical site investigation, analysis, design and construction review services within the context of overall project management objectives.

In particular, you will be responsible for the following supervised tasks:

  • Perform the technical management and direction of geotechnical site investigations, supervise investigation activities, perform laboratory materials testing and prepare technical reports.
  • Review and supervise civil and geotechnical construction activities.
  • Prescribe geotechnical instrumentation, supervise installation, monitor and report results.
  • Analyze geotechnical engineering, including slope stability, seepage and deformation analysis
  • Participate in multidisciplinary project teams, including the technical quality of deliverables.
  • Collaborate and participate in technical discussions with team members and clients.
  • Participate in proposal efforts.

Skills

  • Client-oriented
  • Adaptable
  • Ability to maintain positive peer relationships
  • Ability to learn on the fly
  • Results-driven
  • Business acumen (internal/external entrepreneurship)
  • Action-oriented

Requirements

  • B.Sc. degree in Engineering Geology, Civil Engineering or Mining Engineering, with a focus in Geotechnical Engineering required
  • Registered or eligible for registration as an Engineer-in-training (EIT) with the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec (OIQ)
  • From 1 to 3 years of relevant professional geotechnical engineering experience
  • Strong academic background and solid understanding of soil mechanics
  • Strong written and spoken communication skills, technical writing experience as well as presentation skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work well with a team
  • Familiar with geotechnical design software: SLOPE/W, SEEP/W, SIGMA/W, RS2 and other geotechnical software is an advantage
  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites within Canada and occasionally overseas
  • Asset: bilingual (English and French)





BBA is committed to promoting diversity and employment equity. We thank you for your interest in our firm. Please note that only those candidates selected will be contacted.

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