Principal Geotechnical / Rock Engineer

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Vancouver, BC

Department:

Engineering

Posted:

9/9/2021

Type:

Permanent

  
Principal Geotechnical / Rock Mechanics Engineer - Vancouver 
 
 
Our client, a leading international engineering firm is currently looking to add further expertise and management in their Geotechnical and Rock Mechanics discipline.  This is an opportunity to join and lead an established and successful group and contribute to the direction of it’s future business and growth.
 
The group works across the civil and mining sector and can offering a variety of challenging project scopes that will include UG and OP mine operations projects.
 
Responsibilities
 
As a key technical resource to the clients you will work, manage, design, implement and oversee projects from inception to construction.  As part of the senior management team you will be keen to provide project direction to other staff and mentor our junior team members as well as look to assist in some business development activities.
 
Qualifications
 
  • Degree in Geotechnical, Civil or Mining Engineering
  • 15yrs of engineering experience 
  • Demonstrable on-site / operational experience with rock engineering related to mining projects.
  • Demonstrated technical leadership and mentoring/training experience.
  • Must be or eligible to register as a professional engineer or geoscientist in the Province of British Columbia.
  • Experience in technical review of design and modelling designs
  • Strong communication and interaction skills allowing for best service with team management and external clients.
 
Interested parties from outside of Vancouver are encouraged to apply, relocation assistance is available for individuals open to relocation.