Materials Laboratory Supervisor – Team Lead

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    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    19 hours ago
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    Biotech / Science

Woodis seeking aSenior Laboratory Team Leadto join our Central Canada Materials Testing group based out of our Burlington, Ontario office. Join our team of specialists who provide materials testing and quality assurance as an integral component to design, and ensure projects are built with the safest and most sustainable materials. We provide materials testing and quality assurance services on some of the biggest projects in Canada. Key Responsibilities:Assist with management and supervision of Wood’s CCIL certifiedBurlington materials testing laboratoryAssist with administration of annual MTO and CCIL correlation and proficiency testing programsImplementation of laboratory Health & Safety programArranging for equipment maintenance and calibrations as requiredTraining and mentoring laboratory staff, and tracking of training recordsPreparation and distribution of laboratory testing reports, and liaison with Wood’s geotechnical staff, clients and stakeholdersSupervise the day-to-day operations of the asphalt/concrete/aggregate laboratoryLead and develop a team of Materials Technical staff performing field and laboratory testsScheduling and coordinating the activities of material technical staff, assessing resources and allocating work to meet priorities and workloadResponsible for lab safety, lab CCIL certification, MTO correlation programs, preparing for lab audits, maintaining quality control and ensuring timely execution of lab and field testsPerform lab and field tests as requiredReview lab and field test results and reports to ensure standards of quality and accuracy are metManage and deliver high quality projects safely, on-time, within budget and to the satisfaction of the clientDegree in Civil Engineering or Diploma in Civil Technology (with commensurate work experience) or related disciplineCurrent registration or eligibility for registration with Professional Engineers Ontario or with OACETTMinimum of five years in experience in construction QA/QC testing and inspectionMinimum of three years’ experience supervising a CCIL Category 1 or 2 concrete laboratory and Type D aggregate laboratoryMinimum of three years’ experience supervising a CCIL Asphalt Laboratory (Type A, D & E)Experience with Ontario Ministry of Transportation laboratory testing protocols.Experience in Concrete and Asphalt Mix Design reviews will be an assetExperience directing and managing staffExcellent organization skills and ability to multi-task with the ability to make quick decisions requiring sound judgment and experienceMust have sound knowledge of laboratory tests, field testing and inspectionCustomer focused orientation Valid driver’s licenseMust pass physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record Ability to lift maximum 50 poundsAble to periodically work overtime to accommodate workload.Proficient in the Microsoft Office suite including Word and ExcelFamiliar with Quality Management SystemsStrong written, verbal communication and people management skillsExperience in writing technical reports, business development and client relationsValid driver”s license with acceptable driving experienceWilling to work overtime, if requiredWood 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.comWe 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.