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Posted date [Aug-10-17]  (ID: 92980)
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Our client is currently seeking a highly motivated, entrepreneurial individual to join their growing team as a Junior Contract Civil Field Support Engineer-In-Training for a variety of projects based in Alberta.  Reporting to the On-site Representative, you’ll be able to apply your experience in soils engineering and soil description, QA/QC monitoring techniques, site investigations, and soils testing for a variety of clients.  This three-month field based project position, including possible mobile soils lab testing, with varying work locations and schedules which requires close attention to safety.


This is a tremendous opportunity for a highly motivated individual with creative thinking to become part of a new high-performing hands on team that is expanding!

Job Responsibilities

  • Check in and out with site representative
  • Attend onsite orientation which is provided
  • Take soil samples and work with the lab to ensure compliance. Material compliance will be reviewed by management to ensure it meets criteria
  • Take ownership over project execution including safety and quality performance including the prudent monitoring and evaluation of project milestones and costs
  • Develop a rapport with new and existing clients by effectively communicating the superior service and results that the team provides
  • Plan, design, and civil engineering projects such as roads and PAD sites
  • Performs engineering tasks under close supervision; encouraged to solve engineering problems using experience, judgment and education but expected to ask for assistance when needed
  • Complete modeling and calculations for projects
  • Analyze reports, maps, drawings, tests, and aerial photographs on soil composition, and other topographical and geologic data to plan and design project
  • Calculate cost and determine feasibility of projects based on analysis of collected data
  • Prepare or direct preparation and modification of reports, specifications, plans, construction schedules, environmental impact studies, and designs for projects
  • Research and review code and permitting requirements for project sites as directed
  • Ability to trouble shoot design and software issues

Candidate Qualifications

  • Degree in Civil Engineering
  • Zero to three years of field experience in a technical based role
  • Working knowledge and experience with computer GPS data collection
  • Registered with APEGA as an EIT
  • A valid class 5 License
  • Have WHIMIS, TDG, First Aid training and tickets
  • Ability to listen and respond appropriately to the needs of clients and employees
  • Strong ability to update documentation and maintain information
  • Dedication and attention to safety standards and client site rules and regulations
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Legally authorized to work in Canada
  • Microsoft Excel and Word knowledge
  • Ability to travel for work


Accommodations are provided either in hotels or camps. Meals are also covered.

To apply, visit our job postings at

Company Name BOWEN
Category Category -> Engineering / Architecture
Job Type Job Type -> Temporary/Contract/Project
Location Lac La Biche