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Technical Professional 2 – Civil

Technical Professional 2 – Civil

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Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
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Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure, Inc. seeks a Technical Professional 2 – Civil to work in Denver, CO, and assist with/on a range of projects related to mining and industrial/commercial sectors. Will also: provide technical civil engineering design documentation in Spanish for Mexico in-country mining infrastructure including tailings dams, heap leach pads, piping, road, access, and drainage; interact with U.S., Canadian, and Mexican engineers; participate in Mexican mining-related business development efforts, including coordination and participation in conferences; conduct engineering or scientific calculations as well as perform site support activities at mine sites in Mexico; and use relevant software as well as prepare field reports, internal correspondence, and sections of formal reports.

Skills / Qualifications

Must have a bachelor's degree (or foreign equivalent) in Civil Engineering plus two (2) years of post-baccalaureate and progressively responsible experience in a related position.


Must also have any experience with: (i) overseeing field activities including sampling and site audits; (ii) geotechnical subsurface investigations with different drilling techniques and piezocone instrumentation in mine waste storage facilities; (ii) preparing regulatory SEMARNAT and CONAGUA compliance, investigation, and engineering reports including work plans, health and safety plans as well as moderate to complex technical reports; (iii) modeling of embankment stability using specialized software, such as RocScience SLIDE; (iv) processing raw piezocone data with CPeT-IT software; (v) logging geotechnical boring data using gINT software, drawings and video animation in 3D utilizing 3ds Max Design, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and Lumion; and (vi) business development for Mexico mining clients, including (but not limited to) mine site visits, conference attendance, etc.


Must also hold/have a valid Mexican Civil Engineering License as well as an Engineer-In-Training (EIT) license or be able to attain an EIT license within six (6) months.


Must pass drug test, background check, and have a satisfactory driving record as well as be able to travel to remote mine sites in Mexico up to 50%.


Apply at www.amecfw.com/careers

Company Overview

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 55,000 people, with revenues of around $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. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

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.


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