Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure requires a Senior Transportation Engineer for our Infrastructure office in Calgary.
The Senior Transportation Engineer will lead or support the successful delivery of urban and rural transportation infrastructure and civil engineering projects throughout Western Canada. Additionally, this key team member will be involved in identifying and developing new business opportunities with existing and potential clients in the public and private sectors. This role includes working closely with other Amec Foster Wheeler business units to pursue local and international opportunities on mining, oil and gas, water management or other resource projects.
The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate recent transportation engineering experience in the consulting industry and / or experience working with, or for, public sector clients in Alberta.
Client liaison and relationship management
Function as a project discipline lead or project manager as required
Oversee the preparation and review of reports, plans, specifications and tender documents
Transportation planning, traffic engineering, preliminary engineering and detailed design
Developing cost estimates and professional reports
Quality control checks on engineering and design deliverables
Tender preparation and construction contract administration
Providing technical support during construction
Preparation of written proposals and presentations
Coach, mentor and provide technical leadership to junior staff
Identification and development of new business opportunities
Skills / Qualifications
University degree in Civil Engineering
Registration as a Professional Engineer in Alberta
Minimum 15 years of relevant experience including at least 5 years of geometric design for Canadian roads
Familiarity with Alberta Transportation, City of Calgary and TAC design standards
Excellent verbal, comprehension and written communication skills - a strong command of the English language is critical
Urban transportation engineering and construction site experience preferred
Proficiency with Civil 3D and Synchro software
Strong time management and organizational skills
Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
Working knowledge of Microsoft Project
Occasional short-term travel
Self-starter, able to work effectively with minimal direction
In addition to the mandatory requirements, the following items would be considered assets for this role:
Design / Build or P3 experience
Construction survey or contractor experience
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.
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