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Geotechnical Engineer - Klohn Crippen Berger Job Opportunity

GEOTECHNICAL ENGINEER - Power & Transportation Group

Vancouver, BC

As a Geotechnical Engineer in our Power & Transportation group you will have the opportunity to work on hydroelectric, oil sands, transportation and other civil infrastructure projects in a multi-discipline project team environment. Working from the Vancouver office where many of KCB's larger infrastructure design projects are undertaken, you will report to the Senior Department Manager and be responsible for developing cost effective, practical engineering designs and construction solutions for our clients.

You will have excellent opportunities to grow as we undertake major infrastructure projects. You will be a part of a dynamic company that strives to ensure both employee and client satisfaction through successful implementation of our clients' projects.

This role will give you the opportunity to

If you are currently registered or eligible to register as a Professional Engineer in BC, have 5 - 8 years broad-based experience, including a track record of solid results in heavy civil projects requiring geotechnical and civil engineering skills, and preferably a Masters or Ph.D. degree in Geotechnical Engineering, we want to hear from you.

We value your


The position will offer a wide range of challenging projects

The successful candidate will undertake geotechnical investigations, design, contract document preparation and construction engineering in the following types of projects:

Hydro Facilities and Dam projects

Transportation projects

Oil Sands and Energy projects

Heavy Industrial Foundations

Pipeline projects (oil, bitumen, natural gas and mining slurries)

The position requires

About Us:

KCB is a multi-disciplinary consulting firm with three major business units providing engineering and environmental services in the hydropower, transportation, ports, infrastructure, geotechnical, mining, oil sands, oil & gas, environmental, and water resources sectors. We offer a full range of services from our offices in Canada, Australia and Peru. Klohn Crippen Berger is a member of the Louis Berger Group, a leading international consulting firm with more than 80 offices worldwide. KCB is one of Canada's 50 Best Managed companies. 

Headquartered in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia, KCB is involved in projects around the world supported by offices in Calgary & Edmonton, Alberta; Sudbury & Toronto, Ontario; Lima, Peru, Brisbane and Perth, Australia and London, United Kingdom.  At KCB, the project work is challenging and varied, and there are opportunities for travel (in Canada as well as internationally).  We are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from all qualified career seekers.  We offer professional career development tracks and salaries commensurate with experience and an attractive benefits package. 

KCB's Power and Transportation Group provides design engineering services for major infrastructure and industrial projects. Disciplines include civil, structural, marine, bridge, hydroelectrical, mechanical, electrical, geotechnical engineering and project management services to clients in a variety of sectors.

If you are interested in this position, please apply via our website:, referencing job number 1082-P13.

We thank all candidates for applying; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.