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Materials Technician / Technologist

Materials Technician / Technologist

Requisition ID 
2017-18068
Work Location 
CA-NL-St. John's
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
Additional Work Location 
..
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking Materials Technician / Technologists to join our Environment &Infrastructure Solutions Group in St John's, NL.

 

Key Responsibilities 

  • Conducting various tests on plastic and hardened concrete, aggregates, soils, and asphalt in both field and laboratory settings
  • Testing will be conducted on a variety of civil construction projects associated with commercial and institutional buildings, water resources, energy and transportation structures
  • This position will require working on remote project sites throughout Newfoundland & Labrador

Skills / Qualifications

  • Applicants should be graduates of a recognized Civil Engineering Technology Diploma program with 6 months to 5 years applicable experience; an equivalent level of education and experience will be considered
  • Experience should include familiarity with the various test procedures for plastic and hardened concrete, compaction, and asphalt in both the field and laboratory
  • This position will appeal to a self-motivated individual with strong technical/practical background, excellent interpersonal/communication skills, and a solid work ethic, coupled with an interest in career growth
  • Applicant must be well organized, and have the ability to manage and prioritize several tasks at one time to ensure a commitment to service and technical excellence
  • The ability to work well independently, as well as in a team environment is necessary to this position
  • Applicant must hold a valid driver’s license

Diversity Statement

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.

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