Terracon Geotechnique Ltd. Civil Engineering Technologist Temporary in Fort McMurray, AB

Terracon Geotechnique Ltd.

Branch Fort McMurray AB CA

Civil Engineering Technologist
Fort McMurray, AB

Construction monitoring and reporting on the installation of construction. We are currently seeking a highly motivated, experienced and entrepreneurial…

Job Summary

We are currently seeking a highly motivated, experienced and entrepreneurial individual to join our growing team as a Civil Technologist for a variety of projects based in Fort McMurray, Alberta. You’ll be able to apply your experience in soils engineering, drill monitoring and soil description, construction monitoring, QA/QC monitoring techniques, site investigations, foundation inspections, soils and concrete lab testing for a variety of clients. This is a field based project positon, including possible mobile soils and/or concrete lab testing, with varying work locations and schedules which requires close attention to safety and excellent verbal and written communication skills. These temporary positions are located in Fort McMurray and would require relocation for the duration of the contract. These are NOT fly-in/fly-out positions.

You will take ownership over project execution including safety and quality performance. This includes the prudent monitoring and evaluation of project milestones and costs. You must develop a rapport with new and existing clients by effectively communicating the superior service and results that our teams provide.

This is a tremendous opportunity for highly motivated individual with creative thinking to become part of an established high-performing hands-on team that continues to expand!

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Soils engineering and soils testing
  • Earthwork and concrete testing
  • Performing quality control testing
  • Monitoring, documenting and verifying that the client construction meets design specifications
  • Provide client representatives with field and lab testing results, and monitor sub-contractor adherence to design specifications
  • Construction monitoring and reporting on the installation of construction
  • Piling inspections

Qualifications and Skills

  • Degree/Diploma in Civil Engineering, Geosciences or Technology, or an equivalent combination of education and field training.
  • 3 + years of experience in a technical field-base role
  • Civil construction industry experience an asset
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Flexible and strong team player skills
  • Excellent time management and prioritization skills
  • Excellent verbal and communications skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • The ability to listen and respond appropriately to the needs of clients and employees
  • Strong ability to update documentation and maintain information
  • Dedication and attention to safety standards and client site rules and regulations
  • Ability to drive a 4×4 off road
  • Legally authorized to work in Canada
  • Must have valid driver’s license
  • BSO, H2S & CCIL certification are considered assets
  • Preference will be given to those who have a membership with ASET or APEGA

Working Conditions

  • Field Environment; operations take place on commercial, industrial, and infrastructure project sites
  • Lab Environment; operations take place indoors with regular noise exposure
  • Driving long distances may be required
  • Working outdoors in extreme temperatures and conditions
  • Up to a maximum of 50lbs of heavy lifting is required
  • Rotational schedule including days and night shifts.
  • Schedule may require being on-call
  • Schedule may involve 12 hour shifts

Job Types: Full-time, Temporary

Job Location:

  • Fort McMurray, AB

Required experience:

  • technical field based: 3 years

Required licenses or certifications:

  • CCIL

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Fort McMurray, AB, CA
Posted on: 2018-01-09
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