As a part of our continued growth, Amec Foster Wheeler has an outstanding opportunity for Senior Water Resources Engineers to be seated out of Alberta or Saskatchewan. We are seeking candidates who have completed a Civil Engineering program with an emphasis on water management, with a minimum of 10 years of experience related to water resources.
As part of the Water Resources team, the successful candidate will be involved in a variety of projects including rural and urban open channel drainage, storm water management and the analysis of hydraulic systems. Other areas of analysis include studies designed to identify and mitigate flood risk, computation of relevant parameters for transportation projects, erosion and sediment control projects, and providing input into environmental impact studies. This will require some experience in hydraulic and hydrologic modeling.
The successful candidate is expected to be a self-starter with a desire to grow the business and support the development of younger staff. Suitable candidates will enjoy working in a team environment and bring strengths in oral and written communication.
It is expected that every member of the team will take an active role in representing Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure. You will be expected to build business relationships with clients and partnerships with in-house clients. You will also have the opportunity of working with other offices across Canada on a project basis.
Skills / Qualifications
B.Sc. in Civil Engineering required; a M.Sc. or M.Eng. in Civil Engineering (Water Resources) preferred
Minimum of 10 years of experience managing large projects in Water Resources and Hydraulic structures; experience on project work in Canada or the U.S. is preferred
Registered with or eligible for registration as a P.Eng. with APEGA and APEGS
Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills, with the ability to create strong technical and analytical reports
Demonstrated success as a Project Manager or Team Leader for large Water Resources projects
Experience with Hydrologic analyses in northern climates, preferably in Alberta and Saskatchewan
Experience in Mine Hydrology, Transportation Infrastructure or stormwater drainage design, or river engineering an asset
Must have demonstrated ability and a desire to manage and motivate diverse workforce of project managers and technical staff
Proven track record in business development and strong client management skills
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.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.