Overview / Responsibilities
Work Location: Fredericton NB
Wood is currently seeking an Intermediate Hydrologist to join our Geotechnical & Mining team in Fredericton, NB. Reporting to the Geotechnical/Mining Lead, you will work with other team members in a multi-disciplinary environment.
We are seeking a committed, detail-oriented individual who will be able to utilize their knowledge and experience to work with our team of professionals performing engineering, construction and project management on behalf of our clients. This individual will play a key role in the organization on a wide variety of projects such as surface water resources projects, including watershed management, development impact evaluations, hydraulic and hydrologic analysis, infrastructure design (hydraulic structures such as dam structures and storm water management systems), run-off studies, precipitation and extreme event analysis, catchment regime and flood evaluation, natural channel design, and flood line mapping.
Wood is a global leader in providing multidisciplinary engineering services. What does Wood offer you? Wood recognises that our people play a pivotal role in the success of our business. Our success depends on the strength of our people, and our ability to identify, promote and mobilise our people is important to the long-term health of the organisation. We believe everyone at Wood can grow their own career; we believe development is facilitated through regular conversations with employees to ensure their aspirations are aligned with business needs and opportunities. Just as important is that we want to help our staff grow in directions that appeal to them as well. Our commitment to encouraging and developing our technical staff remains a key priority especially in times of growth.
- Perform hydrological and hydraulic assessments, as well as, technical support for hydrological designs, proposals and reports
- Develop hydraulic models
- Flood Risk Mapping
- Coordinate with project managers and other discipline leads to manage and execute project deliverables, ensuring schedule and budget are achieved
Skills / Qualifications
- Bachelor or master’s degree in Water Resources, or Hydrology or Civil or other related discipline
- A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience (preferably mining, industrial)
- Registered, or able to register, as a Professional Engineer in New Brunswick or Nova Scotia
- Excellent oral and written communication skills in English – proficient in French language an asset
- Proficient in analytical and modelling techniques and have a thorough understanding of the water regime associated with all stages of project development and operation
- Must have software experience (or equivalent) in: (HEC-HMS, HEC-RAS, SWMM, MIKE Flood, both steady-state and dynamic, including dam breach, ArcGIS and AutoCAD) is an asset
- Must be experienced and can demonstrate successful technical writing of proposals and work plans
- Must have skills with ability to track timelines, meet budgets and schedules
- Previous consulting experience is preferred
Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. www.woodplc.com
Diversity Statement (EEO)
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.