Materials Laboratory Technician



Materials Laboratory Technician


Richmond Hill 

Employment Type:



per year

Job Description:

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a Materials Laboratory Technician to join our Central Canada Materials Testing group based out of our Richmond Hill, Ontario office. Join our team of specialists who provide materials testing and quality assurance as an integral component to design, and ensure projects are built with the safest and most sustainable materials. We provide materials testing and quality assurance services on some of the biggest projects in Canada.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Perform laboratory testing of asphalt/concrete/aggregate samples
  • Work with a team of Materials Technical staff performing field and laboratory tests
  • Assist with lab safety program, lab CCIL certification, MTO correlation programs, preparing for lab audits, maintaining quality control and ensuring timely execution of lab and field tests
  • Perform field tests as required
  • Prepare laboratory and field test reports
  • Manage and deliver high quality projects safely, on-time, within budget and to the satisfaction of the client

Skills / Qualifications

  • Diploma in Civil Technology (with commensurate work experience) or related discipline
  • Current registration or eligibility for registration with OACETT will be an asset
  • Approximately two years in experience in construction QA/QC testing and inspection in a CCIL Category 1 or 2 concrete laboratory, Type D aggregate laboratory, and/or CCIL Asphalt Laboratory (Type A, D & E)
  • Experience with Ontario Ministry of Transportation laboratory testing protocols considered an asset
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to multi-task
  • Must have sound knowledge of laboratory testing protocols
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must pass physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record
  • Ability to lift maximum 50 pounds
  • Able to periodically work overtime to accommodate workload

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.

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.
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