Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking an experience Geotechnical / Materials Technician to join our team in Sudbury, ON. This positon is on-call with potential to move to regular part-time or fulltime based on project needs.
As is characteristic of large corporations, it is impossible to quantify all job activities and expectations. While the immediate position is technically focused, our expectations are that you become quickly familiar with Amec Foster Wheeler’s core principles of providing high-caliber professional services in a fully integrated manner across our operating business units and divisions.
You will work with an integrated team of professionals and undertake a variety of tasks that may include:
Reporting directly to job specific task and project managers in provision of geotechnical & materials technical support
Organizing logistics for material testing and geotechnical field programs with emphasis on the appropriate management and application
Construction supervision and materials testing and inspection
Organizing and maintaining field equipment, as required
Material / Geotechnical data collection and management, as required
Work in the field and laboratory settings
Field work in local and remote locations
Follow all safety: i.e., Stop unsafe work, follow SHE Program and maintain a daily log that includes safety work, provide weekly contractor compliance reports to the Client Project Manager or designate / ensure project specific safety plans are adequate for the safe performance of the work, audit for compliance and recommend follow up actions, as required
Other duties as assigned to you from time to time
Skills / Qualifications
Civil Engineering Technology graduate preferred
Strong workplace safety practices
Lab testing experience an asset
Valid driver’s license
Ability to travel as needed
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.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.