Company: Wood
Skills: Design Engineer
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a Civil Designer to join our Conventional Energy Team in the Calgary or Edmonton office. The Civil Designer is responsible for:
  • Processing topographic data (from LiDAR, satellite, ground surveys, etc.) for use on the projects.
  • Generating 3D models for earthworks including site preparation, rough grading, final grading and surface drainage, ditches, ponds, roads, embankments using Civil 3D
  • Preparation of engineering deliverables within the scope assigned
    • Site preparation for cold climate area ex. Northern Alberta, Canada (including rough grading of the plant site and pipeline corridors)
    • access roads, haul roads and service roads
    • Drainage including culverts / storm water management of the plant site
    • Ponds - storm water drainage pond, process ponds including liner and leakage detection
    • Erosion control and protection
    • Underground pipelines and utilities
  • Coordinate and work with project team members across global offices
  • Liaison with other disciplines and client when required
  • Preparing material take-offs
  • Managing time and tasks within allotted timelines and budgets


Skills / Qualifications

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering Design or Engineering Design and Drafting Technology
  • Excellent organizational, technical, writing, communication and computer skills
  • Experience in using AutoCAD and Civil 3D design/drafting software
  • 10 to 15 years of experience in earthwork, site grading, roads, drainage, ponds, and pipeline corridors
  • Understanding various coordinate systems and geodetic elevation references
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively when managing multiple tasks
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and in a multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Experience working on heavy civil engineering projects with open pit mining and A/G pipeline corridors


Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.