GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER

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  • Job Category:

    Other
    • City:

      Tumbler Ridge
    • Province:

      BC
  • Status:

    Open
  • Types:

    Perm
  • Job Id:

    30061396

Description

Do you want to live amongst some of the most beautiful surroundings in North America and enjoy hiking amongst some of Canada’s largest waterfalls, ride through ATV and snowmobile trails, and enjoy the sense of community only a small town provides? Our client is a leading Canadian producer and exporter of coal for the global steel industry located in Northeast British Columbia and has a great opportunity for you. Our client is seeking a full time, permanent, experienced Geotechnical Engineer. If you feel you could excel at this opportunity please apply below. 

Job Responsibilities 

  • Conduct theoretical and applied study of groundwater flow and contamination and develop prescriptions for site selection, treatment and construction
  • Plan, develop, co-ordinate and conduct theoretical and experimental studies in mining exploration, mine evaluation and feasibility studies relative to the mining industry
  • Manage and review the execution of job related duties such as; slope stability analysis and remediation, predictive modelling of open pit slope behavior, rock reinforcement design, buttress and slope corrections for open pits, stability analysis for tailings dams and heap leach piles
  • Conduct surveys and studies of ore deposits, ore reserve calculations and mine design
  • Design, develop and implement computer applications for geophysics, geochemistry, geology, mapping and related fields
  • Supervise technologists, technicians and other engineers and scientists
  • Work in compliance with all Health and Safety rules and regulations
  • Ensure all applicable safety codes, regulations and guidelines are met by appropriate design and use of technology

Candidate Qualifications 

  • A bachelor's degree in geological engineering or in a related discipline is required
  • Licensing by a provincial or territorial association of professional engineers is required to approve engineering drawings and reports and to practice as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.)
  • Engineers are eligible for registration following graduation from an accredited educational program, three or four years of supervised work experience in engineering and passing a professional practice examination
  • Employee bus transport is available however please be aware no camp facilities are available
  • Benefits include paid vacation, RRSP matching and extended healthcare

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