Overview / Responsibilities:
Wood is currently seeking an Entry to Mid-Level Civil Engineer to join our team in Denver, CO. The successful candidate will provide civil and geotechnical engineering support to our project managers responsible for delivering mining engineering projects to our clients. AutoCAD Civil 3D proficiency is a key requirement for this opportunity.
Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an established consulting firm that values its employee’s enthusiasm and technical contributions? We encourage you to apply for this opportunity. We are dedicated to providing the atmosphere to allow individuals to grow their career. We offer a varied and interesting diversity of clients and projects. We’d love you to join our team of friendly, hard-working, dedicated and collaborative professionals. Our ideal candidate is seeking challenging work and is committed to quality.
The ideal candidate will have a solid educational background in engineering fundamentals (knowledge in geotechnical or water resources engineering is a plus) and AutoCAD Civil 3D modeling, as well as excellent interpersonal skills, excellent written and verbal communication skills and will be a proactive problem solver. This position offers the opportunity to work with, learn from, and be mentored by senior engineering staff while executing the following roles/responsibilities:
Design or redesign complex layouts and drawings from general written or verbal specifications from the project team
Perform geotechnical field investigations and construction oversight at mining sites
Provide technical drafting and design engineering modeling in AutoCAD Civil 3D and support for mining infrastructure including tailings storage facilities, dams, heap leach pads, ponds and impoundments, waste dumps, piping, roads, drainage, and other mine infrastructure
Perform basic support and design engineering computations, including quantity calculations, foundation design, slope stability, etc. under the guidance of a senior engineer
Prepare civil / geotechnical design reports under the guidance of a senior engineer
Will travel to domestic (US) and international project sites - Approximately 20-30% overnight travel
Well-rounded opportunity to also support transportation design and field work
Skills / Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree in Civil Engineering
0 - 5 years + relevant engineering experience
Proficiency (advanced level) in AutoCAD Civil 3D is a key requirement including grading, 3D modeling, volume estimation, etc.
An entry level civil engineer with land development experience e utilizing AutoCAD Civil 3D is a great fit for this opportunity
Slope stability software experience is a plus but not required
Proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel
Strong academic background and solid understanding of soil mechanics and engineering principles
Self-starter with excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to follow instructions, organize and prioritize work to meet scheduled deadlines
Superior time management, planning and ability to interact with clients
Work well in a team environment
Ability and willingness to travel to project sites in and outside the US - Approximately 20-30% overnight travel
Physical requirements may require lifting up to 40 pounds (20 kilograms) and traversing over rugged terrain
Must pass drug test, background check, and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com
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.