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WSP Canada

Senior Structural Engineer - Energy

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Job Description

The Opportunity:

WSP is growing and has an opportunity for a skilled engineer to join us in our Energy and Resource Team. As an Engineer with us, you'll be part of a growing team, using your skills to design varied projects in size and complexity. Projects consisting of traditional oil and gas, biofuels/biomass processing facilities, lithium battery facilities & carbon capture projects. #WSP-ERI

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.

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What you can expect to do here:
  • You'll establish design criteria, prepare engineering specifications, design calculations, material take offs (MTO) in accordance with project requirements.
  • You'll support the planning, scheduling, cost control activities in the design as related to the Project Plan
  • You'll propose solutions for improving or optimizing processes, programs, and procedures. Assist in resolving complex problems requiring a comprehensive and detailed analysis and multi-disciplinary understanding.
  • You'll Contribute to knowledge transfer by providing functional guidance, coaching and peer review to the team's less experienced professionals or to technicians.
  • You'll participates in the planning and implementation of large and complex projects requiring innovative solutions.
  • You'll Conducting on-site inspections as required.
  • You'll detailed civil and structural designs, which include concrete foundations, piling, steel structures etc.
  • You'll Prepare documentation for engineering hours budgets, schedules, work plans, tender documents, technical reports, project calculations etc.
  • You'll assign, give instructions and providing directions to technical support staff.
  • You'll establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, contractors, suppliers and team members.
  • You'll ensure the Quality Assurance, consistency, and integrity of the electronic handover of deliverables.
  • You'll be responsible for reviewing and stamping drawings (as required); using experience in interpreting design codes and regulatory requirements.
  • You'll check work of and assist in the training of less experienced engineering personnel.
  • You'll communicate with internal peers and project team and may be required to answer questions regarding deliverables.

What you'll bring to WSP:
  • A university degree in Structural Engineer.
  • Registered in the Provincial Engineering Association
  • 10 years and over experience in the engineering of civil structural designs in Oil and Gas industry.
  • Working knowledge of software's like SAP 2000, ETABS, S-Frame, STAAD Pro, Dyna6 etc.
  • Good report writing skills.
  • Familiarity with relevant design codes for Piling, Concrete and Steel Structures, and also current Industrial standards.
  • Proficient in MS Office.
  • A team player with strong communication and inter-personal skills.
  • Solid organization and time management skills.

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 2024-09-13

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