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Senior Geotechnical Engineer

SNC-Lavalin Inc.
Vaughan ON
FULL-TIME EMPLOYMENT

Job Description Why join us? SNC-Lavalin provides cutting-edge engineering, procurement, construction and financing solutions to projects in more than 100 countries around the world. From the Canadian Arctic to the Southern African region and Australasia, our multicultural workforce is driven by a fierce pride in their work and a pioneering vision. SNC-Lavalin is truly a global pioneer in its field and has been chosen to design and build some of the most prestigious projects in the world. SNC-Lavalin Inc. is currently seeking a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join the Geoscience & Materials Practice in Toronto, Ottawa or Gatineau providing business and operational leadership, having excellent client relations skills and a proven ability to generate new clients and projects. How will you contribute to the team? To perform this role successfully, the candidate will be responsible for but not limited to the following: Technical – Acting as a key technical geotechnical resource providing technical direction on and/or senior review of projects and proposals. Ensuring projects are adequately resourced and supported. Identifying and mitigating at-risk projects. Project managing own projects. Ensuring appropriate Quality Management System is applied on projects. Maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of existing and emerging opportunities, trends, regulatory requirements and best practices. Analyzing and preparing competitive proposals, recommendations and reports for projects relating to foundation design, slope stability, road structure design, dikes and dams, tailings, materials testing, and other geotechnical related projects. Providing practical and economic solutions to clients that differentiate the team. Strategic Planning and Implementation – Sustain and grow business across various market sectors. Identify/anticipate/evaluate market trends, opportunities, and industry dynamics. Innovate and enhance our team capabilities and integrated approach. Identify and develop strategic partnerships amongst the consulting community. Lead and foster regional marketing and business development activities. Business Development – Developing and executing annual business and pursuit plans for developing new business opportunities and growth, including cross selling of services. Developing and maintaining a network of business contacts. Develop and manage strong relationships with new and existing clients, field personnel, government and regulatory agencies and expand internal SNC-Lavalin network. Contribute to the development of complex project proposals/cost estimates and participate in the process of securing new business opportunities or expanding the scope of existing projects. Contribute to the overall strategic development of the Geoscience & Materials Practice, including growth, profitability and supporting the development of new processes, services, geographies and client sectors. Leadership – Geotechnical engineering, project management, project leadership, and collaboration with staff and managers in other technical practices and business units, locally and out-of-province. Providing recommendations on hiring. Participating in or delegation of participation in local professional and/or business associations. Provide technical expertise and/or direction, and act as a technical advisor to project teams and/or other technical staff within the organization as well as directly with internal and external clients. Mentoring and/or coaching staff. Participate in multi-disciplinary project teams, guiding and instructing others. Ensure proper implementation and continued use of safety and quality assurance programs and corporate policies and procedures. Safety and ethical leadership. What will you contribute? Bachelor’s or advanced degree in Geotechnical Engineering with a P.Eng. designation. Minimum of 15 years relevant industry experience, since graduation, in geotechnical engineering related services. Eligible for registration with PEO. Demonstrated local market knowledge and an established presence and reputation within the local geotechnical consulting and client network. Demonstrated record of client growth and leading project teams. Highly developed client management skills. Demonstrated successful track record with business development and proposals. Solid understanding of the drivers within the geotechnical consulting industry (i.e., business trends, regulatory, economic, and political). Proven organizational, team building, technical, project management skills. Excellent writing and verbal communication skills, English fluency. Valid Canadian driver’s license with a clean drivers’ abstract. Must be able and willing to travel for project work away from the home office. What we offer at SNC-Lavalin? At SNC-Lavalin, you will enjoy good compensation, a safe and healthy work environment, and a full range of benefits (i.e.: group insurance, retirement savings plan, share purchase plan, continuing education program, etc.). Opportunity to work on various projects of various sizes. Competitive salary. Motivational financial package & flexible benefits. Defined contribution pension plan in which SNC-Lavalin contributes. Work equipment provided according to the season (boot, bib, helmet, gloves, etc.). Employee Share Ownership Plan (ESOP). Employee Assistance Program (EAP). Learning and Development programs, training, career opportunities. Additional Information: Appropriate accommodations will be provided upon request throughout the recruitment and hiring process as required by Company policy and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Successful applicants will be notified about SNC-Lavalin’s accommodation policies at the time the employment offer is extended, and the information will be shared with new personnel during the onboarding process. At SNC-Lavalin, we seek to hire individuals with diverse characteristics, backgrounds and perspectives. We strongly believe that world-class talent makes no distinctions based on gender, ethnic or national origin, sexual identity and orientation, age, religion or disability, but enriches itself through these differences. SNC-Lavalin cares about your privacy. SNC-Lavalin and other subsidiary or affiliated companies of SNC-Lavalin (referred to throughout as “SNC-Lavalin”) are committed to protecting your privacy. Please consult our Privacy Notice on our Careers site to know more about how we collect, use and transfer your Personal Data. By submitting your personal information to SNC-Lavalin, you confirm that you have read and accept our Privacy Notice. Founded in 1911, SNC-Lavalin is a fully integrated professional services and project management company with offices around the world. SNC-Lavalin connects people, technology and data to help shape and deliver world-leading concepts and projects, while offering comprehensive innovative solutions across the asset lifecycle. Our expertise is wide-ranging — consulting & advisory, intelligent networks & cybersecurity, design & engineering, procurement, project & construction management, operations & maintenance, decommissioning and sustaining capital – and delivered to clients in four strategic sectors: EDPM (engineering, design and project management), Infrastructure, Nuclear and Resources, supported by Capital. People. Drive. Results. www.snclavalin.com Worker Type Employee Job Type Regular At SNC-Lavalin, we seek to hire individuals with diverse characteristics, backgrounds and perspectives. We strongly believe that world-class talent makes no distinctions based on gender, ethnic or national origin, sexual identity and orientation, age, religion or disability, but enriches itself through these differences. SNC-Lavalin cares about your privacy. SNC-Lavalin and other subsidiary or affiliated companies of SNC-Lavalin (referred to throughout as “SNC-Lavalin”) are committed to protecting your privacy. Please consult our Privacy Notice on our Careers site to know more about how we collect, use and transfer your Personal Data. By submitting your personal information to SNC-Lavalin, you confirm that you have read and accept our Privacy Notice.

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SNC-Lavalin Inc.

SNC-Lavalin Inc. is one of Canada's largest engineering and construction firms, with offices across Canada and in 30 other countries.