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Golder Associates Junior Geotechnical Lab Technician in CALGARY, Alberta

At Golder, we thrive on challenges.

Golder is not just a place to work, it is a promise of a living, dynamic environment where people collaborate, innovate, build enduring relationships, excel, and grow professionally in a strong culture.

Do you have the desire to learn? The drive to excel and thrive in an engaged, collaborative environment?

Golder has a new opportunity for a Junior Geotechnical Lab Technician to join our team on a temporary basis based in Calgary.

An overview of your role will include:

  • Geotechnical laboratory testing on soil, aggregate and concrete materials, including but not limited to sample preparation and layout, index properties testing (atterbergs, Proctors, grainsize analysis, water contents, etc.), high end geotechnical testing (consolidations, direct shears, triaxial compressions, permeabilities, etc.), data collection, data entry and analysis, project data filing and reporting;

  • Soil classification;

  • General clean-up and maintenance of lab and equipment;

  • 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; and

  • Participate in Health and Safety meetings.

You will have a background in:

  • Diploma in Civil Technology or related discipline from an accredited institution would be considered an asset;

  • Valid CCIL/CSA concrete testing certification would be considered an asset;

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills;

  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Excel;

  • High attention to detail and the ability to multi-task;

  • Exposure to geotechnical soils testing is preferred; and

Strong workplace health and safety practices.

Your benefits at Golder will include:

  • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

  • Deepen your expertise in a dynamic work environment

  • Innovative and collaborative multidisciplinary projects

  • On the job training, mentoring, and coaching

  • Global projects and travel opportunities

One of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, Platinum member status 13 consecutive years

Renowned for technical excellence, Golder, now a member of WSP, is a leading, global consulting firm with over a half century of successful service to its clients. With over 165 offices in over 30 countries, Golder’s 6,500 professionals are driven by a passion to deliver results, offering unique specialized skills to address the ever-evolving challenges that earth, environment and energy present to clients across the infrastructure, mining, oil and gas, manufacturing and power sectors.

Golder Associates Ltd. is committed to meeting the accessibility needs of persons with disabilities in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA), and all other applicable legislation. Golder will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment and selection process to applicants with disabilities upon request.

To learn more about our company and culture click here to view The Promise of Golder (https://vimeo.com/252065645) video.

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Title: Junior Geotechnical Lab Technician

Location: AB-CALGARY

Requisition ID: 21000469

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