Geotechnical Field Technician
Ville : DARTMOUTH
Industrie : Materials & Construction
Employeur : Stantec
Geotechnical Field Technician - ( 210002Z2 )
Build the foundation for a lasting and successful career in geotechnical engineering by starting with a good team. When we say that we’re full-service, we mean it. You’ll find us in the office, on site and in the lab. We work indoors and out, above and below ground, over and under water, across projects large and small. From field exploration and laboratory testing to the design and construction management of complex geotechnical structures, our team does work that’s rock solid. Join our team today!
We are currently looking for a Seasonal Field Technician within the Geotechnical and Materials Engineering department to be based out of our Dartmouth, NS office.
Your Key Responsibilities
The successful candidates will demonstrate initiative and will excel under minimal supervision. You will be comfortable in a fast-paced environment and skilled in delivering on your commitments. You will work with a team of engineers/scientists and other technologists/technicians performing general geotechnical, materials and environmental responsibilities. In brief, positions and duties include but are not limited to:
- Travel to sites, collection of samples, obtain field data
- Inspection of drill and test pit investigations
- Conduct a full range of laboratory tests in soils/concrete/asphalt lab
- Concrete field testing
- Compaction monitoring
- Asphalt inspection
- Construction Quality control/Quality assurance
- Inspect contractor activity
- Other general field related duties
Your Capabilities and Credentials
We are looking for an energetic team player who enjoy working with a team of engineering and environmental staff in providing superior service to our valued clients in Halifax/Dartmouth, and the surrounding area.
Education and Experience
The ideal candidate will have a related academic background and work experience that includes:
- Certification or training from a recognized college
- Minimum of 5 years’ experience with a knowledge of field and laboratory test methods for soils and granular fills.
- Mining experience is an asset
- Effective communications skills (computer, written, oral)
- Valid Nova Scotia Driver’s License and access to personal vehicle.
- Moderate lifting and traversing uneven ground will be required.
Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather. Some time will be spent in a typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Primary Location : Canada-Nova Scotia-Dartmouth
Job : Civil Engineering Technician/Technologist
Organization : BC-1216 Environmental Services-GE-Canada East
Employee Status : Regular
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Travel : Yes, 20 % of the Time
Schedule : Full-time
Job Posting : Nov 26, 2021, 8:12:24 AM
Req ID: 210002Z2
Vaccine Policy: Stantec requires some positions in North America to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 subject to reasonable accommodation to the extent required by law because of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief.
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