Thurber Engineering Ltd.

Intermediate Geotechnical Engineer (20131013)

Oakville, ON

Job Description

Thurber Engineering Ltd. provides environmental, geotechnical, and materials engineering and testing services. With 60 years of experience, we are consistently recognized for the quality of our work, our people and for conducting our business with integrity.


  • Coordinate and carry out surface and subsurface site investigations, including borehole logging, sampling of soil and rock and geological mapping;
  • Coordinate and carry out field inspection of construction works and material testing of geotechnical materials;
  • Prepare and write proposals and technical reports;
  • Conduct geotechnical engineering analysis;
  • Supervise technicians and junior engineers; and,
  • Manage project schedule and budgets.


  • Post-graduate degree in Geo-Engineering discipline such as Geotechnical Engineering, Geo-Environmental Engineering or Engineering Geology;
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Geo-engineering field in Canada;
  • Eligible for registration with P.Eng or P.Geo; and,
  • Prior experience in consulting engineering or construction is considered an asset.

Desirable Skills

  • A high level of proficiency with current geotechnical software applications;
  • Valid Ontario Driver’s License (G);
  • Strong technical, oral and written communication skills;
  • Exceptional analytical and project management skills; and,
  • Ability to work independently and cooperate with a team in various environment.

Additional Information

  • Competitive salary and benefits, as well as opportunity for a rewarding career; and,
  • Only qualified candidates will be contacted.