Geotechnical Engineer


We are in the hunt to fill a short-term contract Geotechnical Engineer Job in Fort McMurray, AB. The ideal candidate will be local to Fort McMurray, a designated Professional Engineer with minimum of ten years of experience in geotechnical/civil earthworks design and construction of earthen dams. The Geotechnical Engineer will be responsible for performing and reviewing geotechnical analyses including slope stability, seepage, hydraulic fracture, settlement, and freeboard for existing and new structures. This is a contract position with a work schedule of Monday to Friday.

Geotechnical Engineer Job Responsibilities:
• Steward the design and construction, regulatory approvals, closure and decommissioning strategies
• Prepare technical documents to meet regulatory requirements
• Work on Short and Long Range Mine Planning, Tailings Planning, Operations and Reclamation
• Conduct structure surveillance
• Perform site inspections and interpret instrumentation readings
• Assess lab and field test results

Geotechnical Engineer Job Qualifications:
• Ten years of experience in geotechnical/civil earthwork design and constructions
• Geotechnical experience in design and construction of earthen dams
• Geotechnical experience with mining, tailings, and oil sands operations
• Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng.)
• Bachelor’s Degree in Geotechnical, Civil or Geological Engineering
• Experience with slope stability and seepage analyses, and related software
• Familiar with geotechnical laboratory testing and interpretation
• Experience with CAD programs (MicroStation or AutoCAD)
• Knowledge of Canadian Dam Safety Regulations (AEP, AER, CDA, MAC)

If you are interested in the contract Geotechnical Engineer Job in Fort McMurray, AB or other available job opportunities with Roevin, a Division of Adecco Employment Services, visit us at


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