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Stantec's Geotechnical and Materials Engineering Team is seeking a Materials Laboratory Technician/Technologist to join our team in the Markham, ON lab. Under the direction of the Laboratory Supervisor, you will work closely with an experienced team of engineers and technicians to become part of our dynamic team, primarily performing laboratory testing services.
We are also open to summer students for this position.
Your Key Responsibilities
As the successful candidate, you will be responsible for:
Carrying out laboratory tests within our concrete and soils laboratory
Ensuring laboratory testing equipment accuracy is maintained in good conditions and meets the calibration requirements in accordance to the manufacturer’s recommendations
Interacting with Materials and Geotechnical Engineers routinely
Input test data into laboratory software programs & review generated reports for accuracy
Operating computerized and digital testing equipment
Continuing to improve your technical abilities and certifications within the framework of laboratories areas of practice.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
CCIL/CSA certification for laboratory testing would be considered an asset
Capable of working independently and in a team environment
Demonstrate initiative and ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
Strong focus on Health and Safety
Capable of lifting 25kg test samples
Ability to work overtime in peak periods
Education and Experience
Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or equivalent is preferred.
Minimum 1-year experience working in a materials testing laboratory.
Conducting a full range of laboratory testing within our concrete and soils laboratory.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
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.
Job: Civil Engineering Technician/Technologist
Primary Location: Canada-Ontario-Markham
Employee Status: Regular
Job Level: Entry Level
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Req ID: 2000011O