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Job Details

Geotechnical Engineer

Posted on Oct 15, 2020 by JASA Engineering Inc.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $25.00 to $35.00 hourly (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 36 to 44 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Nov 14, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

JASA Engineering Inc.

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Geological/Geophysical Engineering

Major Work Area

Inspection

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.)

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial association
  • Eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer (P. Eng.) by a provincial or territorial association

Experience

Experience an asset

Area of Work Experience

  • Specification or technical writing
  • Quality assurance or control
  • Project planning

Area of Specialization

  • Testing
  • Geotechnical

Work Setting

Consulting engineering company

Specific Skills

  • Prepare recommendations and reports for the construction or improvement of civil engineering projects
  • Conduct studies of groundwater flow and contamination
  • Direct quality control inspections

Work Site Environment

Outdoors

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking

Work Location Information

Urban area

Computer and Technology Knowledge

  • MS Access
  • MS Excel
  • MS PowerPoint
  • MS Word

Personal Suitability

  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Organized

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By e-mail:

hr@jasa.ca

Advertised Until

Nov 14, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Geotechnical Engineer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Geological Engineers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to conduct studies of ground-water flow and contamination; to develop guidelines for site selection, treatment and construction; to analyze and prepare recommendations for construction and improvement projects such as rock excavation, pressure grouting and hydraulic-channel erosion control; and to analyze and prepare reports on settlement of buildings, stability of slopes and fills, and probable effects of landslides, and earthquakes to support construction and civil engineering projects

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to design, develop and implement computer applications for geophysics, geochemistry, geology, mapping and related fields, and to plan, develop, co-ordinate and conduct studies in mining exploration, evaluation and feasibility

DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising technologists, technicians, and other engineers and scientists; and in providing recommendations on the suitability of locations for civil engineers, mining and oil and gas projects

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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