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Stantec Geophysical Specialist in Saint Laurent, Quebec

Our commitment to building sustainable communities is more important than ever and you will play a key role in our mission. Join our Geotechnical and Earth Sciences team as a Geophysical Specialist. In this varied position, you will implement several geophysical techniques, both in the acquisition of field data and in the analysis and presentation of results. Also, you would be involved in developing and growing this area of activity within Stantec, including active participation in resource training, evaluation & procurement of equipment and in the development of our practices.

Your responsibilities:

  • Plan, coordinate, test and supervise geophysical data acquisition programs.

  • Identify the needs of the client and/or the project team and identify the most appropriate geophysical technique.

  • Conduct site planning (budget, schedule, equipment, resources, etc.).

  • Proceed to the acquisition and processing of data collected in the field.

  • Perform data quality control, interpret results and participate in the preparation of deliverables.

  • Train and supervise additional or complementary resources (technicians, junior engineers, geologists).

Your background:

  • Bachelor's degree in geological engineering, engineering physics, geology or other relevant discipline and master’s degree in geophysics (asset).

  • Minimum of 5 to 10 years of experience in the realization of geophysical mandates applied to engineering projects.

  • Knowledge of several geophysical methods: seismic refraction, MASW, DC electrical imaging, vibration monitoring and follow-up, borehole logging, downhole, georadar, seismic reflection (asset).

Your keys to success

  • Ambitious and proactive

  • Autonomy and ability to work with tight deadlines

  • Fluent in French and functional English.

  • ASP card

  • Member of the OIQ (asset)

  • Be available to travel regularly throughout Quebec (10 to 20% of the time)

What we offer

  • Regular full-time position: 37.5 hrs/week.

  • Telecommuting, flexibility of schedule and work location.

  • Competitive compensation.

  • Reimbursement of annual OIQ fees.

  • Competitive compensation, leave and vacation programs.

  • Comprehensive and flexible group insurance plan.

  • Employee welfare and assistance program.

  • Retirement plans: RRSP, Share Ownership Plan, TFSA.

  • Referral bonus for candidate referrals.

  • Service Recognition Program (Stantec shares).

  • Professional development program (mentoring, coaching, training).


Job: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: Canada-Quebec-Saint-Laurent

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 210000TH

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