Company: Wood
Skills: Civil Engineering
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Oakville, Ontario, Canada


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood's is currently seeking a Junior / Intermediate Hydrologist / Civil or Environmental EIT to join our dynamic mining team in Oakville, ON. This is an exciting opportunity for a junior / intermediate level candidate looking to grow their career in a field with plenty of variety and learning opportunities!

Ideal candidates will have a Bachelor of Science degree in civil / environmental engineering, an Engineer-in-Training certification, 2-5 years of experience (mining industry experience preferred). Candidates should be self-starters, independent workers, and have strong problem solving and critical thinking skills.

Opportunities exist to travel to remote mining sites to support hydrometric field studies.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop hydrologic and hydraulic models for mining applications
  • Design of hydraulic structures related to mine water management (spillways, culverts, channels)
  • Perform water balance calculations
  • Produce written engineering reports
  • Carry out in-situ flow measurements and topographic benchmark surveys;
  • Analysis of field data, writing of field and installation reports.


Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in civil/environmental engineering or equivalent
  • Experience with hydrologic and hydraulic modeling (HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, SWMHYMO and SWMM model suites)
  • Experience with hydraulic structure design - channels, culverts, weirs and spillways
  • Experience preparing water balances; GoldSim experience a plus
  • Experience conducting stream flow monitoring / installation programs a plus
  • Knowledge of mine water management a plus
  • Strong attention to Health and Safety measures; First Aid certification is a plus
  • Experience using AutoCAD and GIS mapping software a plus
  • Technical writing and communications skills


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.