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Civil Engineering Technician

Civil Engineering Technician

Requisition ID 
2017-20055
Work Location 
CA-NS-Dartmouth
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
Additional Work Location 
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Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is hiring Civil Engineering Technicians and Technologists in Dartmouth, NS.

 

We are looking for dedicated individuals with aptitude in hands on practicality and knowledge of basic engineering properties and interested in working in a state of the art AASHTO and CSA certified testing facility.  The successful candidate will perform routine field and/ or laboratory materials testing, collect field samples of soils and construction materials and perform a wide variety of tests to determine acceptability of materials based on engineering properties. 

 

Responsible for conducting testing and inspection on construction materials such as: asphalt, soils, concrete and aggregate 

Skills / Qualifications

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or a related field
  • Materials testing experience is not required but experience in the construction industry would be beneficial
  • Training will be provided to the successful candidates in the field best suited to their skills
  • All candidates must be able to work independently and in a team environment
  • Good communication skills and detailed reporting skills
  • Eligibility to obtain a Nova Scotia Driver’s License - required

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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