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AECOM Senior Mechanical Engineer/Project Manager in Burnaby, British Columbia

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

Job Description

As a part of our continued growth, our Burnaby, BC, and Montreal, QC, offices are seeking a motivated and skilled Senior Mechanical Engineer/Project Manager to support studies, engineering design and construction support to mine infrastructure for both surface and underground mines. You will work in a team environment to deliver mining projects to our clients here in Canada and occasionally for international projects. Current project sites could potentially be in the provinces of British Columbia and Quebec.

The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for the management of multi-disciplined project teams, including a mix of in-person and remote team members, to deliver a variety of projects from small to complex; from concept studies to execution phase.

  • Supervise the production of project reports and the project control functions; proactively manage scope and change management according to company standards and project requirements.

  • Demonstrate creativity, foresight and mature judgment in anticipating and solving both routine and unusual project delivery, technical and client challenges, determining technical objectives and requirements, organizing programs and projects, and developing standards and guides for technical activities and applications.

  • Ensure project work is undertaken is accordance with corporate health and safety policies and quality management systems.

  • Manage and monitor contractual obligations for an engineering project.

  • Work within a project team environment and possess good presentation and client interface skills.

  • Supervise discipline resources and/or assist in the preparation of deliverables and products such as presentation materials, calculations, drawings, specifications, and cost estimates related to mine infrastructure, site infrastructure, port infrastructure, materials handling systems, process mechanical systems, and mechanical services.

  • Exercise judgment in developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives.

  • Coordinate mechanical discipline work with other project disciplines.

  • Write engineering reports using sound engineering logic and with written expression in English that is cohesive, clear, and concise on subject matters varying from simple to very-complex.

  • Perform field investigation for incorporation of existing conditions into project documents.

  • Stays abreast of industry standards and approaches, and implements best practices.

  • Mentor junior staff and maintain a collaborative, learning environment within the project team or discipline.


Minimum Requirements :

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering + 10 years’ experience (ideally with an engineering firm) in studies and engineering design for mine infrastructure including bulk materials handling and process mechanical systems.

  • Registered as a Professional Engineer in British Columbia, or Québec, or eligible to register within 6-12 months

  • Proficient with Microsoft software including Excel, Word, Project and PowerPoint.

  • Physically able to climb stairs and ladders, enter underground mining environments, and other mechanical equipment spaces.

  • Able to travel by domestic air travel within Canada.

  • Valid Class V Driver's License.

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Experience in managing the design development of a wide variety of site-wide mine infrastructure including process and materials handling systems. Familiar with relevant design codes and techniques, current construction materials and methods and federal and provincial codes.

  • +5 years experience in Project Manager roles (within an engineering office environment) for multi-disciplined engineering studies and detailed designs

  • Familiarity with CEMA and relevant belt conveyor ISO & DIN standards.

  • Excellent written and verbal communications.

  • Excellent attention to detail.

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10078656

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Engineering