Amec Foster Wheeler Junior to Intermediate Geotechnical Technician in Cambridge, Ontario
Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is seeking a Geotechnical Technician to join our team in Cambridge, ON.
Coordinating geotechncial field activities, incluidng Borehole layout, Ontario One Call requests, and geotechncial drilling supervision.
Conducting various laboratory tests as needed.
Assisting materials department with conducting field testing of soil and asphalt compaction on construction project sites.
Obtaining samples from aggregate source pits
Assisting more senior geotechnical / materials staff on a wide range of site investigations
Working in both a field and laboratory setting
Preparation of laboratory and field reports, and other office assignments.
Strong workplace safety practices.
Graduate of a civil or geotechncial engineering / technology program a strong asset.
Knowledge of utility locate clearances, and geotechncial drilling a strong asset.
Knowledge of environmental sampling and reporting methods a strong asset.
Ability to lift objects and move equipment up to 22.5 kg and participate in a high mobility environment.
Valid drivers license and personal vehicle.
Well organized, interested in technical and personal advancement, self – initiator, able to carry out assignments with minimal supervision
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Published Position Title: Junior to Intermediate Geotechnical Technician
Requisition ID: 2021-85696
Name: Staff / Permanent
External Company Name: Wood Plc
External Company URL: http://www.woodplc.com/