• Geotechnical Lab Technician

    Requisition ID
    2018-28533
    Work Location
    US-GA-Atlanta
    Department / Discipline
    Geotechnical / Materials Testing
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking an experienced Geotechnical Lab Technician to work within our Geotechnical department performing a wide range of laboratory soil, aggregate and concrete testing for projects in nuclear, energy, transportation, industrial/commercial, and government sectors. Role would be based in our Atlanta, Georgia office.

     

    Key Responsibilities

     

    The successful candidate should be flexible in assignments, and eager to learn. Technical services work areas include:

     

    • Performing laboratory soil and aggregate testing including but not limited to soil index testing; such as Atterberg Limits, Sieve Analysis, Standard and Modified Compaction and others in accordance with ASTM and GDOT standards
    • Performing laboratory concrete and grout testing such compressive strength, in accordance with ASTM standards
    • Assisting in calibration of soil and concrete equipment

    Skills / Qualifications

    • Associate degree in engineering or soil science preferred
    • Minimum of 5 years of related experience in geotechnical laboratory testing
    • Relevant ACI and NICET certifications
    • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.
    • Must have strong oral/written communication skills and ability to work well in teams
    • Must be proficient in MS Office Suit (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
    • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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.  www.woodplc.com  

    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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