Junior Materials Technician

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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    Skilled Labor

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Resilient Environments currently has an opportunity available for a Junior Materials Testing Technician in our Surrey, BC Lab. This role will support the Certified Civil Engineering Laboratory (concrete, aggregate, soil, asphalt) by conducting field and laboratory testing services within the lower mainland and throughout BC.

Key Responsibilities

Responsibilities will include conducting tests on asphalt, concrete, aggregate and soil in both laboratory and field environments. This position will require occasional travel. In addition, the incumbent will:

  • Responsible for providing high quality work that meets the client’s expectations
  • Contribute to achieving high client satisfaction
  • Follow Wood’s Project Review, Ethics and Safety Policies
  • Preparation of field and laboratory reports and data entry
  • Sample collection, site monitoring, and data entry
  • Skills / Qualifications

  • Engineering Technology graduate is preferred
  • Minimum of one year of related materials testing experience required
  • Familiar with ASTM and CSA test procedures for concrete, aggregate, soil and asphalt
  • Good written and oral English communication skills
  • Able to obtain CSA/CCIL certification for field and laboratory concrete and asphalt testing
  • Ability to work in the laboratory and office settings
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Multi-task oriented and able to work effectively in a team environment
  • Client satisfaction focus
  • Basic First Aid certification an asset
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) certification an asset
  • Light to moderate lifting may be required
  • British Columbia Class 5 driver’s license and a good driving record (driving abstract required)
  • Company Overview

    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

    Diversity Statement (EEO)

    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.