Are you passionate about problem solving? Have a flair for delving into a scenario to determine the facts? We aren’t your typical engineering firm and forensic engineering isn’t your typical engineering practice. How does a typical work day of investigating failures, analyzing evidence, and trying to figure out exactly what happened sound to you?

We are currently seeking a Materials Forensic Engineer in our Edmonton office, reporting to the Regional Manager – Western Canada.

Main responsibilities

  • Conduct investigations to determine the cause of failures in a variety of materials;
  • Conduct site exams, testing, analyses and liaise with other experts;
  • Provide technical consultation services to clients;
  • Prepare technical reports and testify as an expert witness in court;
  • Work as part of a multi-disciplinary team investigating the technical aspects of insurance or legal related losses;
  • Participate in marketing activities and deliver presentations to clients.

Ideal candidate

  • Administrative and technical management skills;
  • Good practical knowledge of material properties, typical failure mechanisms and types of testing;
  • Experience with polymers would be an asset;
  • Skilled and interested in technical and manual work;
  • Excellent synthesis, analysis and problem-solving skills;
  • Concern for efficiency, attention to detail, excellent common sense, excellent organization and prioritization skills;
  • Comfortable managing client relationships through the life of a file and have excellent communication skills;
  • Curiosity, good judgment, sense of initiative;
  • Capable of clearly communicating findings in written reports.

Qualifications

  • University degree in Materials or Metallurgical engineering;
  • 5 to 10 years of relevant experience (e.g., design, maintenance, investigation, technical support or problem resolution);
  • P.Eng. designation, licensed with APEGA;
  • Excellent command of both English and French (oral and written).
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