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Date: 22-Sep-2017

Location: Calgary, CA

Company: Golder Associates

Junior Lab Technician

Location: CA-Calgary
Posted Date: 3 weeks ago
Job ID: 2017-13343
Area of Interest: EN - Geotechnical Engineering, Soil and Rock Mechanics
Job Type: Full Time
# of Positions: 1
Education (Minimum): Bachelor Degree
Experience (Years): 1
SLP: J2WGEOTECH, J2WGRADVAC

Job Responsibilities

Due to continued growth, the Geotechnical Laboratory of our Calgary office has an opening for a Junior Geotechnical Lab/Field Technician. This position is full time role on a contract basis until the end of the season and is required for an immediate start.

Responsibilities include:
* Geotechnical laboratory testing on soil, aggregate, asphalt and concrete materials, including documentation and reporting
* Soil classification
* General clean-up and maintenance of lab and field equipment
* Construction inspection and supervision
* Construction QA/QC
* Field nuclear density compaction testing
* Concrete testing including lab and field
* Ability to work in a fast paced environment and able to carry out assignments with minimal supervision
* Participating in sample receipt, handling and storage control

Job Requirements

The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and attributes:
* Diploma in Civil Technology or related discipline from an accredited institution would be considered an asset
* Valid CCIL concrete, asphalt or aggregate testing certification would be considered an asset;
* Excellent written and oral communication skills
* High attention to detail and the ability to multi-task
* Valid driver’s licence (please provide a drivers abstract with resume)
* Exposure to geotechnical soils testing is preferred
* Strong workplace health and safety practices

Additional Information

Regularly ranked as one of the best companies to work for

At Golder Associates, we strive to be the most respected global group specializing in ground engineering and environmental services. Employee-owned since our formation in 1960, we have created a unique culture with pride in ownership, resulting in long-term organizational stability. Our professionals take the time to build an understanding of our clients’ needs and of the specific environments in which they operate. Golder has experienced steady growth in the number of people we employ and our technical capabilities. We now employ over 8,000 people who operate from more than 180 offices across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America.

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