Company: Wood
Skills: Laboratory Ops / Tech, Site Engineer
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Fort St. John, British Columbia, Canada


Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is providing Construction Materials Testing for the BC Hydro Clean Energy Hydroelectric Project, a 1,100 MW hydroelectric development located near Fort St John, BC.

We are currently recruiting Junior and Intermediate Construction Materials Technicians with academic training and/or experience in conducting CSA standard laboratory and field tests on concrete and concrete aggregates.

This is a site-based role, all employees hired will be required to mobilize to the Site C site on a shift rotation basis (14 days x 12 hours on 7 days off). Travel costs to and from the site will be compensated. Accommodation, meals and required PPE will be provided. Wood is offering competitive salary packages commensurate with education and relevant work experience.

At present, these roles are expected to continue until late fall/early winter of 2021 with the potential for extension after that point.

This is an exciting opportunity for candidates looking to work on a world class hydroelectric project while developing their career in the Construction Materials Technician field.

Key Responsibilities
  • Conducting concrete field/laboratory tests and preparing test reports
  • Sampling and testing of aggregates
  • Maintaining the lab (ensuring it's clean and tidy conditions at all times)
  • Communicating effectively within a laboratory and field team environment
  • Calibrating and maintaining testing equipment
  • Adhering to all Site Safety Absolutes and working safely in accordance with the Wood and Site Health and Safety programs


Skills / Qualifications

  • Completion of a Civil Technology program from an accredited post-secondary institution
  • Consideration may be provided to individuals who have work experience that demonstrates the knowledge and experience to perform the required materials work
  • Technicians will need to be CCIL certified for concrete testing, or be able to be certified shortly after starting (ACI certification would also be acceptable and previous CCIL certification may also be considered)
  • Must have a valid driver's license and must be able to pass regular Drug and Alcohol and Medical screening as required for Site Access
  • Good communication skills


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. www.woodplc.com

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 consulting and engineering 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 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at  www.woodplc.com and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.