Golder Associates Laboratory Technician Job in Atlanta, Georgia

Laboratory Technician

Location: US-GA-Atlanta

Job ID: 2017-13267

Area of Interest: EN - Construction Materials, Testing and Engineering

Job Type: Full Time

# of Positions: 1

Education (Minimum): High School Diploma

Posted Date: 8/15/2017

Experience (Years): 1

SLP: J2WGEOTECH, J2WGRADVAC

Job Responsibilities:

Golder Associates is now offering a great opportunity for an entry level Laboratory Technician to join our Atlanta, GA operations. In this role you will have the opportunity work in our Materials Testing Laboratory. Under the direction of seasoned professionals, your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Carrying out laboratory tests on geotechnical (soils, aggregates, & rock), geosynthetics (plastics), and concrete to various standards;

  • Shipping, receiving, logging, handling, storage of and disposal of samples; and

  • Cleaning, maintaining, repairing and calibration of laboratory testing equipment;

Job Requirements:

If you possess a strong work ethic, a curious mind, as well as the skills and attributes listed below, we encourage you to apply:

  • A Scientific College degree is preferred.

  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Word, Excel, Outlook) is required

  • Physical analysis experience is a plus.

  • Incumbents must have the ability to work overtime hours (including evenings and weekends).

  • The successful candidate will have strong organizational skills, possess problem solving abilities and keen mathematical and analytical aptitude. The ability to work in a fast-paced, team environment while maintaining strict quality standards is a must.

*There is no relocation funding associated with this opening. Local applicants will receive primary consideration. *

Additional Information:

Our Staff Benefit from:

  • An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates

  • Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth

  • Employee mentoring program

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

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 6500 people who operate from more than 160 offices across Africa, Asia, Australia, Europe, North America and South America.

Golder Associates Statement:

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.