BGC Engineering Inc. (BGC) is an international consulting firm that provides professional services in applied earth sciences. We work together as one team, with coordination and integration of all offices and disciplines. Currently there are over 450 employees, consisting of professional engineers, geoscientists, technicians, software developers, accountants, administrators, health & safety and human resources professionals. BGC has offices in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, New Brunswick and Nova Scotia, as well as Colorado, US and Santiago, Chile.
Our flat management structure and unique culture create a work environment where employees can grow professionally and work with fantastic teams. BGC offers you the potential to work on technically challenging projects alongside industry leaders, within a social environment that encourages a healthy work-life balance.
BGC is seeking fall/co-op student engineers and geoscientists. The ideal candidate will have a strong academic background, relevant work experience, and a desire to travel and work in diverse and remote conditions.
Projects that Students may work on include:
These projects will include field work which may consist of drilling, sampling, mapping, and other geological testing. Field work may be required, which may involve 2-3 week long field stints in remote areas, and often multiple shifts (i.e. a scheduled rotation).
Familiarity of the below topics is an asset:
Drug and Alcohol Testing
When working in the field, BGC staff are required to comply with clients’ drug and alcohol policies. BGC has a drug and alcohol policy to ensure compliance to our client needs and to ensure the health and safety of everyone. You may be required to take a drug and alcohol test prior to field work, this could be requested within your first week and at subsequent times as requested. It is important to note that some clients require random drug and alcohol testing, along with testing in the event of a health and safety accident or incident on site.
BGC requires that you have a valid driver’s license and that you are able to drive a ¾ ton field pickup truck. BGC requires you to submit a driver’s abstract to allow for a safety review of your driving history upon hiring.
A Valid passport. You must be willing and able to undertake fieldwork, sometimes for weeks in duration at remote and rugged sites, both domestically and internationally. Please note you must be able to work in Canada and/or the United States and we will assist you in obtaining visas as necessary.
Canada: Vancouver, Kamloops, Calgary, Edmonton, Toronto, Halifax, Fredericton
USA: Golden, Colorado
Fieldwork performed on projects situated throughout North America and the world.
BGC is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.
If you are qualified and interested in a career with BGC, please click here to apply.
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