Complete Work Description.
Thurber is an independent personal Canadian consulting firm that specializes in geotechnical, environmental, and building and construction materials design as well as screening, that operates from offices in BC, Alberta, Saskatchewan, and Ontario. With over 60 years of experience, we utilize our multidisciplinary competence to find solutions for troubles related to earth, the setting, and also building materials.
At Thurber, we know that our team is our leading property which is why we employ agile, driven, as well as enthusiastic people that want to be part of an interesting and expanding company. If this sounds like you after that we invite you to keep reading.
Regarding the Possibility.
Presently, Thurber has an interesting opportunity for entry level Construction Products Engineering Technicians to join our group in Edmonton, Alberta. Experience working in construction, or an associated post-secondary education and learning in Engineering Modern technology is desirable.
A Construction Products Design Professional’s responsibility are composed largely of performing field as well as lab tasks relating to geotechnical, ecological and also products testing. More specifically your responsibilities will certainly consist of:.
Offering construction examination and quality control/assurance testing for various facilities as well as transport tasks;.
Performing field compaction screening of dirts;.
Accomplishing building and construction evaluation for various tasks;.
Executing field concrete testing according to CCIL/CSA needs;.
Carrying out stack construction monitoring for driven steel and cast-in-place concrete heaps;.
Carrying out research laboratory testing of area materials;.
Guaranteeing all job conforms to CCIL, ASTM and other company and also market standards;.
Effectively connecting outcomes and observations to customers, service providers and task designers vocally and in created styles;.
Communicating with task engineers and customer’s website representatives; as well as,.
Taking a trip to regional, as well as remote construction sites.
This position is a hourly paid role; however, salaried placements may be readily available to prospects with relevant previous experience working in the civil engineering field.
The selected candidate will be based out of our Edmonton, Alberta workplace and will certainly work together with various other Thurber employees, contractors and/or the proprietor while carrying out area jobs within the north and also central Alberta region. Training will certainly be supplied.
The nature of the job has a physical element which will certainly require the successful prospect to be able to lift and also bring 25 kg at shoulder height. Area work is commonly executed on active outside building websites, therefore, there are inherent hazards such as web traffic, sound, dirt as well as various other ecological factors to consider, and also various other professions and also employees in the location.
Work may be of an on-call nature, reacting to service phone calls put by our customers on brief notification, or, it might remain in the kind of longer-term projects on one or more worksites. Flexibility in functioning days as well as hours, including evenings and also weekends, is required because of the brief notification demands of some tasks, which might demand much shorter or longer job days depending upon the available workload.
Some projects might demand working out of town as well as in remote areas for prolonged periods of time. Accommodations are provided for out of town job. Overtime is paid after 8 hrs daily or 40 hours per week. A business vehicle will certainly be provided for field work.
In order to qualify for this role, you will certainly have experience working in building or an appropriate post-secondary diploma. You have to have a course 5 motorist’s permit and also have experience driving a pickup or in a similar way sized car, and also a risk-free driving record. Prior experience is an asset, however not needed. Training will be offered.
As our perfect prospect, you will certainly join us with exceptional communication skills. Your solid social skills will certainly incorporate with your technical knowledge as well as experience to guarantee your success as you find out and also add to the success of our projects within our vibrant workplace. This placement would certainly attract those that thrive in a busy atmosphere and are able to work effectively in a group.
Finally, you will certainly additionally have the following:.
Conclusion of a relevant post-secondary program in Engineering Modern technology is chosen;.
Experience executing concrete and also compaction testing is an asset;.
Experience conducting pile building and construction monitoring is an asset;.
Concrete Testing Certificate from CCIL/CSA is an asset;.
Strong business, interpersonal and also interaction abilities;.
Solid computer abilities (i.e. spread sheet as well as word-processing); and,.
Efficiency with spoken and composed English language is needed.
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