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Geotechnical Engineering Technician

Geotechnical Engineering Technician

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
US-ID-Soda Springs
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Geotechnical
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Fixed Term

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking Geotechnical Engineering Technicians to work on a multi-year project in Southeast Idaho. Wood is a multi-disciplined engineering, environmental, and construction services consulting firm.


Wood is routinely awarded contracts on a regional and national level for the government, commercial, industrial, transportation, water, energy, and mining sectors.

Skills / Qualifications

  • 5+ years experience in the related field
  • Field testing certifications
  • Experience with construction operations, and field testing, liner installation, construction materials testing and inspection
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills (English)
  • Desire to provide excellent practical client service and a commitment to technical excellence
  • Must have demonstrated leadership abilities and be a motivated team player
  • Excellent client service abilities and ability to meet deliverables on time and on budget
  • Valid Drivers License

Physical Demands


  • Must have the ability to stoop, sit, stand, or be on their feet for extended periods of time and be able to handle standard field testing equipment
  • Must have the ability to work in varying environments (office, lab and field settings) and be willing to travel to remote areas for extended periods of time

Company Overview

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 around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, 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.


Diversity Statement

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.


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