Company: Wood
Skills: Structural Engineering
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood currently has an exciting opportunity for a Lead Structural Engineer.Reporting the Manager, Civil / Structural, this position is located in our Saskatoon, Saskatchewan Mining & Minerals office. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.

Come be your very best YOU at Wood.

Wood is one of Canada's longest standing engineering firms with roots dating back to 1907 with a presence in Saskatchewan for over 60 years - The Saskatoon office is the Potash Centre of Excellence and leaders in uranium, lithium and other base metals with multi-discipline expertise leading sustaining capital and all phases of projects from concept studies up to large scale EPCM projects.

Come join the elite Wood team!!

Why Wood - you ask ? It's an opportunity to:

Join the Potash Centre of Excellence - working with, learning from and becoming world-class experts!
  • Grow YOUR career with a team that truly cares about your personal development and advancement.
  • Enjoy Hybrid / Flexible working options
  • Work on challenging, innovative and sustainable solutions for potash, lithium, uranium and base metal projects
  • Collaborate with our national & global mining teams
  • Work on projects abroad - we have offices in 30 countries worldwide
  • Enjoy a competitive benefits package that includes: progressive matching RRSP's, medical, dental, parental leave, employee / family assistance / mental wellness programs, among many others)

Our Mining & Minerals business performs consulting and EPCM services for many of the world's leading mining companies and is executing world-class projects on five continents.

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide structural design and technical support including calculations for concrete, structural steel and connection design, design drawing review, field investigations, and assistance with solutions for the construction or repair of industrial buildings, facilities and services
  • Write specifications, contract documents and proposals
  • Review and manage project scope, budget and schedule
  • Supervise, coordinate and direct the work of an engineering/design team
  • Review project documents prior to issue for scope and presentation; including checking for technical accuracy
  • Develop and maintain positive, sustainable client relationships
  • Coordinate and work with project managers and other discipline leads
  • Provide leadership, mentoring, guidance and technical expertise to the project team

Skills / Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree in Civil Engineering, specializing in structural design
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng) in the province of Saskatchewan
  • Comprehensive and thorough scope knowledge of struct ural designs and an understanding of industry codes, standards and construction methods
  • Material design experience, which includes experience in the use of structural steel, reinforced concrete, masonry and / or wood
  • Minimum 15 years experience working on mining and/or heavy industrial projects is an asset
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Team-oriented and creative thinking
  • Demonstrated abilities in cooperation and decision making
  • Authorization to lawfully work in Canada without sponsorship from Wood is required

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 35,000 people.

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 and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.