Overview / Responsibilities

  • Wood is recruiting for a Co-op Civil Engineering Student to work in the Geotechnical Engineering Group in the Edmonton office. 
  • The position will entail providing support to our engineers and projects in a variety of areas.  Depending on project workloads, the position will vary from office work to lab / field support.  
  • Some of the specific areas in the office may include compilation and presentation of geological and geotechnical data, calculations, assistance with engineering design, and use of AutoCAD and design/modelling software. 
  • Strong computer skills would be an asset.  Field work may include providing support for drill investigations, instrumentation installations and monitoring, and/or construction supervision.         

Skills / Qualifications

  • Currently enrolled in Civil Engineering from an Accredited University
  • Enrolment in the CO-OP program is required
  • Preference will be proivded to Work Term 4/5 student, particularly if soil mechanics or geotechnical engineering course(s) have been completed, and there is a strong interest in geotechnical engineering.