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Materials Technologist/Technician

Ottawa, ON
Full Time
5 days ago

Join a global professional services leader. We are committed to solving the world&rsquo#CD#s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization.

GHD is currently looking for a#CD#Materials Technologist/Technician to join our Ottawa office.#CD#This is a permanent, full-time position.

Primary Responsibilities

Materials testing:
  • Laboratory testing of aggregate, soils, asphalt, concrete
  • Field quality control of construction materials
  • Materials sampling
  • Data entry along with report preparation
  • Geotechnical/Environmental drilling as required

Education and skills
  • Civil Engineering Technology diploma preferred
  • CET Certification is considered an asset
  • Valid driver&rsquo#CD#s licence with access to a personal vehicle
  • Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to work independently
  • Availability to work on remote sites for extended periods of time as required
  • Previous experience with construction materials testing, geotechnical is considered an asset

#CD#Why GHD?
Being the best we can be is in our culture.#CD#
We are a family of smart, innovative and creative problem solvers. In our employee-owned company, everything feels like it matters more. Challenge us and help us come up with new solutions to ensure water, energy and urbanization are made sustainable for generations to come.#CD#

Our commitment to you
Commitment is a powerful word that defines how we do business, how we serve our clients and how we care for one another. We will support your needs by giving you the tools to do your best work and then recognize achievements. We will set your curiosity free to allow brilliant minds to do their best work. We will invest in new ideas, removing barriers where we can. Finally, we will encourage you to collaborate with thousands of diverse people across our global business.

Who we are
We are committed to solving the world'#CD#s biggest challenges in the areas of water, energy and urbanization. GHD is a global professional services company that is a leader in engineering, construction and architectural expertise. Established in 1928, we remain wholly owned by our people. We are 10,000+ diverse and skilled individuals, yet we are proudly &lsquo#CD#One GHD&rsquo#CD# across more than 200 offices, spanning five continents &ndash#CD# Asia, Australia, Europe, North and South America, and the Pacific region. Delivering extraordinary social and economic outcomes, we are passionate about building lasting relationships with our partners and clients.#CD#

As a diverse and inclusive organization, we encourage individual achievement and recognize the strength of a diverse workforce. GHD is an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, GHD will provide reasonable accommodation for applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment and selection process.