Company: Wood
Skills: Civil Engineering, Geoscience Technician, Geotechnical Engineer
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is hiring Junior to Intermediate Geotechnical Technologists to join our group in Edmonton, AB.

Key Responsibilities

  • Promote safety culture by ensuring site specific HSE policies and safety standard procedures are adhered to
  • Monitor geotechnical drilling, instrumentation installations, and core sample collections
  • Installation various instruments pertaining to slope stability and foundation assessments
  • Construction monitoring
  • Instrumentation monitoring
  • Geotechnical Core logging
  • Report writing of field and laboratory results

Skills / Qualifications

  • Completion of a Geological, Construction or Civil Engineering Technology Diploma Program
  • Geotechnical Drilling experience, specifically with the installation of geotechnical instruments
  • Experience working in the Alberta Oil Sands region is an asset
  • Previous experience minimum 2 years
  • Flexibility to work a variety of schedules (from 1 week on up to 3 weeks on shift (days / nights))
  • Good written and verbal English communication skills
  • Reliable and punctual
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to follow directions
  • Willing to do a variety of tasks and able to prioritize
  • Valid driver's license and able to provide driving abstract

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement (EEO)

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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