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Water Resources Engineer

Employer

Klohn Crippen Berger

Date Posted

June 10, 2024

Languages

English
  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $80,000.00 to $110,000.00 annually (to be negotiated)
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Jul 05, 2024
Job Requirements

Employer

Klohn Crippen Berger

Languages

English

Education

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Water resources engineering
  • Civil engineering, other

Work setting

Consulting engineering company

Tasks

  • Conduct economic analyses
  • Conduct feasibility studies
  • Design and plan various types of dams
  • Plan and design bridges
  • Plan and design water and waste management systems
  • Conduct site visits to gather relevant information
  • Conduct technical analyses of survey and field data for development of topographic, soil, hydrological or other information and prepare reports
  • Confer with clients and other members of the engineering team and conduct research to determine project requirements
  • Develop construction specifications and procedures
  • Ensure construction plans meet guidelines and specifications of building codes and other regulations
  • Establish and monitor construction work schedules
  • Evaluate and recommend appropriate building and construction materials
  • Prepare contract documents and review and evaluate tenders for construction projects
  • Offer mentoring

Supervision

No supervision responsibility

Certificates, licences, memberships, and courses 

  • 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

Type of related experience

Civil engineering

Area of work experience

  • Design
  • Project management

Construction specialization

  • Pipelines
  • Irrigation and drainage

Transportation specialization

  • Bridges and overpasses
  • Canal system

Municipal specialization

  • Storm drainage and control
  • Water control system and structures

Area of specialization

  • Water resources
  • Hydraulics and fluids

Transportation/travel information

  • Willing to travel
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Valid driver's licence

Work conditions and physical capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Tight deadlines
  • Attention to detail
  • Overtime required

Personal suitability

  • Leadership
  • Accurate
  • Efficient interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Judgement
  • Organized
  • Team player

Screening questions

  • Are you currently legally able to work in Canada?
  • Do you have previous experience in this field of employment?
  • What is the highest level of study you have completed?
  • What is your current field of study?
  • What is your current level of study?

Experience

5 years or more

Health benefits

  • Dental plan
  • Disability benefits
  • Health care plan
  • Paramedical services coverage
  • Vision care benefits

Financial benefits

Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

Paid time off (volunteering or personal days)


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Interest Codes & Abilities
The Water Resources Engineer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).

Interest Codes

Civil Engineers
INNOVATIVE

Interest in synthesizing information to conduct research in order to determine project requirements, to develop construction specifications and procedures, and to conduct feasibility studies, economic analyses, municipal and regional traffic studies, environmental impact studies and other investigations

OBJECTIVE

Interest in precision working to conduct technical analyses of survey and field data for development of topographic, soil, hydrological and other information; in conducting field services for civil works; and in monitoring air, water and soil quality and developing procedures to clean up contaminated sites

DIRECTIVE

Interest in supervising technicians, technologists and other engineers; and in overseeing land surveys and construction work, in approving survey and civil design work, in evaluating and recommending building and construction materials, in approving designs, calculations and cost estimates, in ensuring that construction plans meet guidelines and specifications of building codes and other regulations, and in establishing and monitoring construction work schedules

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 for this NOC group 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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