• Title
    Materials Technician
    Requisition ID
    Work Location
    Department / Discipline
    Geotechnical / Materials Testing
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood is hiring a Materials Technician to join our Environment & Infrastructure Solutions group in Thorold, ON. This position will work with a team of specialists to conduct field concrete compaction and various testing.


    Key Responsibilities


    • Provide technical services in a field and occasional in an office environment
    • Concrete, soil and asphalt compaction testing in the field
    • Conduct QA testing on MTO projects in accordance with relevant standards and reporting
    • Maintain equipment, inventory and records required for a CCIL certified laboratory
    • Work with an provide support to other members of the field technical group in assisting with other field activities
    • Adhering to all company safety rules and policies

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Diploma in Civil Technology or Civil Engineering or equivalent
    • Current registration or eligibility for registration as an OACETT
    • Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite including Word and Excel
    • Familiar with Quality Management Systems
    • Strong written, verbal communication and people management skills
    • Experience in writing technical reports, business development and client relations
    • Able to work independently in a small office / laboratory setting and liaise with local office manager and supervisors
    • Practical drafting experience using AutoCAD with knowledge of civil and municipal infrastructure design would be considered an asset
    • Valid driver's license with acceptable driving experience
    • Travel out of town and willing to work overtime

    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.


    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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