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WSP Canada

Lead Process Engineer

Posted 4 days ago

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Job Description

The Opportunity:

WSP Oil and Gas Division is hiring lead process engineers to work in the Calgary's Center of Excellence on projects in the oil and gas industry and energy transition markets. You will be part of our growing team, using your skills as an Engineer to design facilities across Canada and globally.

As a lead process engineer you will function as the process discipline lead on projects ranging from conceptual studies to detailed engineering of large mega projects.

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 lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives.
  • A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
  • Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada.
  • Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things.
  • A phenomenal collaborative culture and a 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 journey.

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


What you can expect to do here:
  • The role includes functioning as the process discipline lead on projects, managing client relationship and project quality and ensuring that budget and schedule targets are met.
  • Additional activities will include communication and coordination with team members, other WSP groups, equipment vendors, clients, and sub-contractors.
  • Preparation of technical reports, specifications, process schematics, and layout drawings, including review of deliverables produced by junior and intermediate colleagues.
  • Process and technology selection, equipment sizing and specification, mass balance, hydraulic analysis, 3D layout review, including review of analysis and design by junior and intermediate colleagues.
  • Mentoring and on-the-job training for junior and intermediate colleagues.
  • Project management of multiple simultaneous projects, including project resource management (in conjunction with other team seniors) and personal time management; Providing project support for other senior staff as required; Supporting the management team with budgeting, strategy development and execution, staff reviews, and delivering training programs.
  • Primarily hybrid-based consulting engineering work with some opportunities for business travel and fieldwork.

What you'll bring to WSP:
  • 15+ years' experience in the oil and gas industry working as a process engineer with previous experience as a Lead.
  • Enjoy leading a team to complete engineering deliverables.
  • Strong communication and report writing skills.
  • Be organized and complete tasks with a focus on quality, schedule and budget.
  • Maintain and develop client relationships.
  • Technically expertise in oil and gas, hydrogen, carbon capture and biomass facilities would be an asset.
  • Undergraduate degree in chemical engineering.
  • Currently registered as P.Eng in a Canadian province.
  • Experience with HYSIM/HYSIS or Promax software packages an asset.
  • Strong project management and discipline lead skills.
  • Strong inter-personal skills to assist project delivery with complex teams, and with mentoring and training colleagues.
  • Experienced in business development and building client relationships.
  • Experienced with project management and project delivery according to quality standards.
  • Proven record of independently leading successful projects.

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.

About WSP Canada

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services consulting firms. We are dedicated to our local communities and propelled by international expertise. We are technical experts and strategic advisors including engineers, technicians, scientists, planners, landscape architects and urban designers, surveyors and environmental specialists, as well as other design, program and construction management professionals. We design lasting solutions in the Buildings, Transportation, Infrastructure, Environment, Geomatics, Energy, Resources, and Industrial sectors as well as project delivery and strategic consulting services. With over 8,000 talented people across Canada, we engineer projects that will help societies grow for generations to come.



Company Size

5001-10,000 employees

Application closing date is 2024-07-18

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