At EXP, we know that great experiences start with the right people. We believe that work should be challenging, and the challenge should be fun. We also believe that exponential possibilities are more likely to occur with a respectful, satisfying and empowering company. We value and respect our employees - their experience and expertise as well as their energy, passion and diversity - and their innovative approach to work and to life.
EXP Services Inc. is searching for a Senior Laboratory Technician to join our Geotechnical team in our Windsor, ON office. The successful applicant will be joining a diverse engineering group in Central Canada poised for growth and challenging opportunities well into the future.
•Conduct and coordinate a wide variety of geotechnical investigations and testing projects;
•Perform laboratory testing using MTO, CSA and ASTM standards;
•Conducts site and QA/QC inspections such as insitu density and compaction testing;
•Concrete, mortar and grout sampling and testing;
•Asphalt sampling and testing;
•Assist with the preparation, coordination and carrying out of laboratory testing;
•Prepare brief daily reports and maintain calibration records and certification status;
•Provide technical guidance to technicians;
•Collaborate with the geotechnical group in applying and improving the work process;
•Prepare/draft geotechnical engineering reports under the supervision of senior engineers and project managers.
The Skills, Knowledge, and Ability We Seek
•College diploma in civil engineering or equivalent experience;
•5-10 years of pertinent experience;
•CCIL/CSA certified for concrete, aggregate and asphalt;
•Experience in total station and survey, an asset;
•Knowledge of MTO (LS), CCIL, CSA and ASTM testing procedures is preferred but not required;
•Strong attention to detail and accuracy;
•Able to supervise testing for Concrete, Asphalt and Aggregates, and manage a laboratory;
•Team player with proven ability to work independently or as a member of project teams;
•Excellent organizing, interpersonal written and verbal communication skills;
•Strong computer skills using work processing, spreadsheet, and graphics applications such as MS Word, Excel and AutoCAD;
•Proficient problem-solving skills;
•Proven analytical and negotiation skills;
•Strong report writing skills;
•Working at Heights will be required;
•Must possess valid driver’s license and a reliable vehicle to travel to job sites.