Geotechnical Technician

We are currently seeking a Geotechnical Technician to work out of our Kitchener office.

    • Compaction testing of soil and asphalt using a nuclear gauge, concrete testing, aggregate sampling;
    • Geotechnical inspections including subgrade, footing, and rebar inspections;
    • Aggregate laboratory testing;
    • Onsite reporting and coordination; and
    • Other related duties, as assigned.
    • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology;
    • Working towards C.Tech. or C.E.T. designation;
    • 0-3 years of related work experience (including co-op experience);
    • CCIL – Category “0” Concrete Technician is considered an asset;
    • CCIL – Category “C’ Aggregate technician is considered an asset;
    • Transportation of Dangerous Goods training is considered an asset;
    • Team player with ability to work independently or in a team environment ;
    • Strong technical report writing skills and verbal communication skills;
    • Strong skills in MS Office software, including Word and Excel, and other programs, including AutoCAD and Geo-Slope;
    • Exceptional problem solving skills;
    • Strong attention to detail;
    • Knowledge of the Occupational Health & Safety Act and safe work practices when working around heavy equipment and/or construction sites;
    • Standard First Aid & CPR training considered an asset;
    • Must be able to lift and/or carry equipment >50 lbs.;
    • Valid Driver’s License and access to a reliable vehicle, vehicle must carry nuclear densometer insurance; and
    • Successful Criminal Records Check which has been completed within 6 months of start date.

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    At MTE, we’re all about people. Creating connections, fostering relationships and pushing collaboration. Do you think you have what it takes to become one of us? Please apply with your resume and cover letter using the form below.

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