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Amec Foster Wheeler Senior Project Engineer in Oakville, Ontario

Wood has a potential opportunity for a Project Engineer (PEng) to work our team on a bankable feasibility project with our Mining & Minerals office in Oakville, ON. Reporting to the Project Director and / or, Area Project Manager and functionally to the Office Engineering Manager in our Oakville, ON office, this role will assist in the coordination of the execution of project actives. Preference will be given to candidates who reside in the Oakville area.


  • Plan project activities and develop the project schedule

  • Develop the total installed cost estimate

  • Perform all aspects of project integration activities including project reporting, monitoring and controlling and resource forecasting

  • Work with Project Controls to monitor project metrics and to control project costs and schedule on a continual basis

  • Prepare required trends expeditiously to reflect scope changes, cost and schedule impacts per Change Management protocol

  • Assist in project QA/QC activities to ensure project execution meets the requirements prescribed in the PEP/DBM

  • Plan, schedule, conduct and coordinate detailed phases of engineering work in one discipline/project/staff group

  • Coordinate engineering efforts in assigned areas between specialty and other engineering groups/disciplines with clients, suppliers and contractors and between other divisional groups

  • Compile and complete project technical reports

  • At least 8 years of experience on mining projects as a project engineer

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering

  • Professional Engineer designation

  • Good working knowledge of applicable industry codes and guideline

  • Previous experience on Russian projects and Russian codes and standards will be considered an asset

  • Formal Project Management training would be an asset

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Organized, systematic and competent to perform detailed technical tasks

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills

  • Must be familiar in working in a multi-discipline setting, with ability to coordinate and communicate with each discipline

  • Authorization to lawfully work in Canada without sponsorship from Wood is required

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

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.

Requisition ID: 2020-78183

Name: Staff / Permanent

Type of Requisition: Professional & Technical

External Company Name: Wood Plc

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