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Construction Materials Technicians (Keeyask)

Construction Materials Technicians (Keeyask)

Requisition ID 
2018-22683
Work Location 
CA-MB-Winnipeg
Department / Discipline 
Construction
Additional Work Location 
..
Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is providing Concrete Field/Lab Staff for the Keeyask Hydroelectric Project, a 695 megawatt hydroelectric development located approximately 725 km north of Winnipeg, Manitoba. We are currently recruiting Junior, Intermediate and Senior Construction Materials Technicians with academic training and/or experience in conducting CSA standard laboratory and field test methods on concrete and concrete aggregates.

 

Candidates will be required to mobilize to the Keeyask site on a shift rotation basis with an expected duration of between 4 to 8 months. Dayshift and nightshift assignments will apply. Mobilization costs to and from the site will be compensated. Accommodations and required PPE will be provided. Wood is offering a competitive salary packages commensurate with education and relevant work experience. This is an exciting opportunity for candidates looking to work on a world class hydroelectric project while developing their career in the Construction Materials Technician field.

 

Key Responsibilities

 

  • Conducting concrete laboratory / field tests and preparing test reports
  • Communicating effectively within a laboratory and field team environment
  • Calibrating, maintaining and repairing testing equipment
  • Adhering to all Site Safety Absolutes and working safely in accordance with Wood and Site Health and Safety programs

Skills / Qualifications

  • Must have completed academic training in a Civil Technology program or have work experience that demonstrates the knowledge and experience to perform the work
  • Will be required to have certification as a Field Technician and/or qualification as a Laboratory Technician in accordance with CSA Concrete Laboratory - Category 0 Certification (ACI certification would also be acceptable and previous CCIL certification may also be considered)
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and must be able to pass regular Drug and Alcohol and Medical screening as required for Site Access

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

www.woodplc.com

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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