Junior to Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer – Advanced Laboratory Testing

 

About Us

BGC Engineering Inc. (BGC) is an international consulting firm that provides professional services in applied earth sciences. We work together as one team, with coordination and integration of all offices and disciplines. Currently there are over 400 employees, consisting of professional engineers, geoscientists, technicians, software developers, accountants, administrators, health & safety and human resources professionals. BGC has offices in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, as well as Colorado, US and Santiago, Chile.

Our flat management structure and unique culture create a work environment where employees can grow professionally and work with fantastic teams. BGC offers you the potential to work on technically challenging projects alongside industry leaders, within a social environment that encourages a healthy work-life balance.

The Role

BGC is seeking a junior to intermediate level geotechnical engineer for our advanced soil and rock testing facility in Fredericton, New Brunswick. The successful candidate will be responsible for a wide range of geotechnical laboratory testing duties including those relating to the performance of both index and advanced geotechnical tests. BGC’s laboratory is a state-of-the-art facility which specializes in strength, compressibility and permeability testing of soil, and strength testing of rock. Our testing equipment includes cyclic dynamic simple shear, servo-controlled fully-automated triaxial and automated oedometer systems.

Requirements

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Science or Engineering
  • Strong understanding of soil mechanics at the graduate level
  • Excellent written and verbal English communications skills
  • Preference for candidates with a Master’s of Science in the field of soil mechanics, having completed a laboratory-based Master’s thesis, preferably with triaxial or direct simple shear testing of soilsSite Investigation/Characterization Programs

BGC pays competitive salaries, provides a comprehensive benefit package, and maintains a casual but professional work environment. If you are qualified and interested in a career with BGC, please send your resume and a covering letter in confidence to: careers@bgcengineering.ca

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to diversity & inclusion. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply.

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