Geotechnical Technician

Your Employer
Dare to join Englobe
Englobe, and its more than 2,600 people concerned about the environment daily, engage in sustainable engineering, process soils and biomass, and manage the quality and integrity of assets.
At Englobe, we adopt innovative, human-centred management. We welcome new ideas and are open to discussion. We are determined to succeed in partnership with our teams.
We offer

  • a full range of benefits (group insurance with shared costs upon hiring, group RRSP).
  • an annual reimbursement of sports expenses
  • Opportunities for skills development
  • Flexible hours and ability to compress working hours
  • Internal policy to encourage telecommuting.

Dare Englobe and lead a career marked by growth and accomplishments.
Your Contribution
As a Geotechnical Technician, you will work in collaboration with the Engineering, Instrumentation & Monitoring team.
Your main responsibilities will be:
  • Apply and promote Englobe's health and safety rules.
  • Assisting Project Managers, Engineers and Technicians in fulfilling multi-disciplinary geotechnical, instrumentation, noise and vibration, air quality and condition surveys in the GTA.
  • Performing jobsite optical Total Station and GPS surveys for settlement monitoring of roads, rail tracks, bridges, buildings, and other civil infrastructure. Complete daily reports with data obtained in the field.
  • Assist with the installation, commissioning, and monitoring of geotechnical instrumentation sensors and data collection networks.
  • Coordinating and performing pre-construction condition surveys, vibration and noise monitoring of buildings and structures for construction projects.
  • Consistently executing prescribed company technical procedures, safe work practices and work plans while completing field, laboratory, and office work.
  • Recording test data and preparing factual reports, summaries, data sheets or graphs for interpretation of test results by the supervisor.
  • Help maintain data bases of records for pre-condition survey files, calibration certificates, equipment manuals and applicable standards.
  • Participating in project management, site and staff planning meetings.
  • Handling difficult situations with tact and diplomacy to maintain positive working relationships with all internal and external contacts; and,
  • Performing other related duties as required.

Your Profile
  • Understanding of civil engineering and construction.
  • Ability to work independently while contributing to the team's goals.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
  • Strong technical writing skills, ability to present information concisely and clearly in reports.
  • Proficient with use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint);
  • Ability to handle multi-tasking and maintain focus in a busy workplace.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Must be available on occasion to work evenings and/or weekends to meet project needs.
  • Ability to problem-solve and tackle new assignments effectively and efficiently.
  • This job is based in Mississauga but does, on occasion, require working at other locations throughout Southern and Northern Ontario for up to several weeks at a time.

Englobe welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Qualifications:
  • Understanding of civil engineering and construction.
  • Ability to work independently while contributing to the team's goals.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English.
  • Strong technical writing skills, ability to present information concisely and clearly in reports.
  • Proficient with use of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint);
  • Ability to handle multi-tasking and maintain focus in a busy workplace.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure.
  • Must be available on occasion to work evenings and/or weekends to meet project needs.
  • Ability to problem-solve and tackle new assignments effectively and efficiently.
  • This job is based in Mississauga but does, on occasion, require working at other locations throughout Southern and Northern Ontario for up to several weeks at a time.

Englobe welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.
Responsibilities:
As a Geotechnical Technician, you will work in collaboration with the Engineering, Instrumentation & Monitoring team.
Your main responsibilities will be:
  • Apply and promote Englobe's health and safety rules.
  • Assisting Project Managers, Engineers and Technicians in fulfilling multi-disciplinary geotechnical, instrumentation, noise and vibration, air quality and condition surveys in the GTA.
  • Performing jobsite optical Total Station and GPS surveys for settlement monitoring of roads, rail tracks, bridges, buildings, and other civil infrastructure. Complete daily reports with data obtained in the field.
  • Assist with the installation, commissioning, and monitoring of geotechnical instrumentation sensors and data collection networks.
  • Coordinating and performing pre-construction condition surveys, vibration and noise monitoring of buildings and structures for construction projects.
  • Consistently executing prescribed company technical procedures, safe work practices and work plans while completing field, laboratory, and office work.
  • Recording test data and preparing factual reports, summaries, data sheets or graphs for interpretation of test results by the supervisor.
  • Help maintain data bases of records for pre-condition survey files, calibration certificates, equipment manuals and applicable standards.
  • Participating in project management, site and staff planning meetings.
  • Handling difficult situations with tact and diplomacy to maintain positive working relationships with all internal and external contacts; and,
  • Performing other related duties as required.

Englobe Corp. adheres to employment equity and equal opportunity programs and encourages all women, visible minorities, Aboriginals and disabled persons to apply. Only selected candidates will be contacted.
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