• Structural Engineer - Renewable Energies Calgary
  • WSP in Canada in Calgary, , Canada
  • jobs
  • 4 weeks ago

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Job Description

The opportunity:

If you're looking to join a world-class team in the renewable energy industry, while at the same time being part of a team that's firmly rooted in its community, join WSP, one of the world's leading engineering and consulting firms. The company's expertise extends from conceptual and feasibility studies, through fully detailed engineering and performance monitoring, right up to the closure and dismantling of facilities.

Our Energy Canada team supports our customers from coast to coast. Over the decades, we have developed a wide range of services, including technical study preparation in niche areas, project management, detailed design and site services. Our expertise is recognized throughout the market for both development and refurbishment projects. Our experts work together to offer our customers services that live up to our vision: to meet the highest industry standards and innovate to exceed them.

This position is within the Renewable Energies... market sector of the Energy Group. This market sector specializes in solar, wind and battery storage projects. We work in collaboration with public and private sector customers on innovative projects, enabling our team members to prove their expertise and train the next generation of passionate professionals.

To meet these growth challenges, WSP is currently seeking a structural engineer to join our Structural Renewable Energies team, preferably located in one of our Quebec offices.

Why choose WSP?
• We value and are committed to upholding a culture of Inclusion and Belonging.
• Our Flexible Work Policy – We recognize the importance of balance in our professionnal and private lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We support you in all areas of your life, so that you can be fully present at work and at home.
• A Canadian success story - At WSP we are proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
• Making the world around us better - From the environment to road infrastructure, buildings and land development, WSP shapes our country.
• Outstanding career opportunities - We are growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday. We are open to your ideas and trying new things.
• A phenomenal collaborative culture and a skilled workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our great team.

We offer competitive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including a virtual healthcare and wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.


What you can expect to do here:
• You will be responsible for the structural engineering side of renewable energy projects, more specifically wind, solar, battery storage and electrical substation projects.
• You will be responsible for and collaborate in the preparation of calculations, reports, plans and quotations for:
• Wind turbine foundation design;
• Solar farms supports and foundations design;
• Battery storage project foundation design;
• Electrical substation design.
• You will provide construction support services, in the office and on-site, for renewable energy projects (+/-10% of role).
• You will ensure design compliance with relevant engineering standards and codes, as well as internal QA/QC procedures.
• You will use finite element modeling software.

What you will bring to WSP:
• Bachelor's degree in civil/structural engineering;
• A desire to participate in projects that have a positive impact on the environment;
• 3 to 10 years' experience in consulting engineering and structural design;
• Be a self-motivated leader with a sense of initiative and attention to detail;
• Willingness to work collaboratively with an enthusiastic and experienced team;
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
• Good command of French and English;
• Experience on a construction site (considered an asset);
• Experience in the design of reinforced concrete, piles or electrical substations (considered an asset).

About Us

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 65,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 12,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

• We value our people and our reputation
• We are locally dedicated with international scale
• We are future focused and challenge the status quo
• We foster collaboration in everything we do
• We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

Please Note:

Health and Safety is a core paramount value of WSP. Given the importance of keeping one another safe it is expected that you comply with our Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) policy at all times as well as client HSE policies when working at client locations.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY
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