Sr Geo technical/Tailings Engineer

26 February 2018


Senior Geotechnical/Tailings Engineer, you will work on and lead world-class mine tailings projects which are at the leading edge of emerging technologies in the industry. This client-facing role will provide you with rewarding opportunities to collaborate with talented professionals who are committed to delivering high quality engineering solutions and to develop business relationships.

  • Lead, grow and manage key clients in the Resource Mining industry.
  • Build and maintain strong client relationships and develop business opportunities.
  • Manage projects and lead multidisciplinary project teams.
  • Lead projects including the development and review of design reports, technical specifications, drawings, and tender packages for major tailings dams, mine waste facilities and mine infrastructure projects.
  • Preparation of conceptual to detailed engineering designs, engineering studies, feasibility studies and condition assessments.
  • Work closely with clients from concept design through the construction and commissioning stages.
  • Work in a dynamic One Team company culture that supports career development.
  • Contribute to the growth of the Alberta Resources Group and engage and mentor Junior and Intermediate Engineers.
  • Travel within Alberta and internationally to various project locations.

Must Haves

Professional Engineer in Canada

Bachelor's or Master's degree in Civil or Geotechnical Engineering

10 to 15 years of related tailings and dam engineering experience in the oil sands, mining or related industries

About Petroplan:

Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our company aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects throughout forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national companies, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

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