Wood Plc Junior To Mid-Level Geotechnical Engineer in Denver, Colorado
Overview / ResponsibilitiesRole OverviewWe have a career opportunity for a Junior to Mid Level Geotechnical Engineerto join our global mining team in Denver, CO. The selected candidate willprovide geotechnical engineering services for mining and geotechnicalprojects, including design and construction of tailings storagefacilities, heap leach pads and other mine infrastructure.Our ideal candidate has a geotechnical mining background. We are also open toindividuals with a civil land development background interested intransitioning into this field.Key Responsibilities* Carry out analytical and design functions for projects at stages rangingfrom scoping to detailed engineering, construction and closure.* Work approximately 80% in the office and 20% in the field. This canvary, depending on client needs.* Develop and carry out geotechnical investigations, laboratory testingplans and instrumentation installation.* Manage and direct site investigations and prepare technical reports.* Manage and coordinate project teams, ensure the technical quality ofdeliverables.* Provide geotechnical engineering services related to tailings, heap leachand mine waste facilities, including seepage, stability and settlementanalysis.* Provide Civil 3D design services for various mining projects.* Provide construction quality assurance (CQA) services for mining projects.* Be encouraged to become a senior contributing member of the Wood EandIS Inc.Mining Group, which is a global team of professionals responsible for thedesign, operating assistance and closure/reclamation planning oftailings, leach and mine waste facilities around the world.* Will travel to project sites in the US and internationally. Approximately20% overnight travel.Skills / Qualifications* BS in Civil or Geological Engineering. MS degree in Geotechnical Engineeringpreferred.* EIT or the ability to obtain an EIT within 6 months.* 3 years + of experience in the geotechnical / mining field is a plus.* CQA field experience for earthworks and geomembrane installation on miningprojects desired.* AutoCAD Civil 3D advanced level is preferred.* Experience in tailings dam and/or heap leach design and construction ispreferred.* Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.* Demonstrated report writing skills.* Ability and willingness to travel to project sites in the US andinternationally. Approximately 20% overnight travel.* Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have asatisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving(MVR) policy.Company OverviewWood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and thebuilt environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's mostcritical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operationssolutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.www.woodplc.comDiversity StatementWe are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverseworkforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration foremployment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to thefollowing (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age,religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation,gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics inaccordance with the relevant governing laws.