Electrical/Electronics and Mechanical Engineering:
Fire Protection Inspection and Testing of Water-Based Systems
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 220001OX
Build the foundation for a lasting and successful career in geotechnical engineering by starting with a good team. From field exploration and laboratory testing to the design and construction management of complex geotechnical structures, our team does work that’s rock solid. We perform geotechnical studies to solve pressing infrastructure and construction rehabilitation issues. Sometimes, we break new ground with our ideas. Other times, we’re bringing stability to a project. We push the boundaries as leaders and experts in our field and encourage our fellow team members to do the same. Join our team today!
Stantec is seeking a full-time entry level Geotechnical Engineering Technician to assist with all aspects of operations associated with our Geotechnical group located in Lexington, Kentucky and Cincinnati, Ohio.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Testing of soils, concrete, rock and construction materials.
Interact routinely with Client Representatives, Contractors, and Geotechnical Engineers.
Operate computerized and digital testing equipment.
Construction Quality Assurance of installed geosynthetic materials.
Monitoring of geotechnical instrumentation.
Field data collection.
Inspects and reviews projects during construction, monitoring conformance with plans, specifications, and other codes and regulations.
Monitors the progress of construction activities, ensuring cost, schedule and quality standards are met.
Prepares daily reports of construction progress.
Provides the Project Manager with updates on project progress or delays to client, design professionals, and/or contractor.
Inspects installation and placement of process/mechanical equipment, electrical equipment, process piping and balance of plant construction commodities.
This position will require both field and laboratory work, and does require the ability to travel regionally with overnight stays.
Your Capabilities and Credentials:
A pre-employment drug screen may also be required.
Proficient with desktop office software applications (word processor, spreadsheets, etc.).
Personal attributes include:
Proficient written and verbal communication skills.
Willingness to learn on the job.
Ability to work with a team on large complex project.
Able to work under and meet tight deadlines.
Working understanding of policies and procedures for Health, Safety, Security, and Environmental (HSSE) protection, including client-specific training (as required).
Education and Experience
High school diploma or equivalent, Bachelor of Science in related field preferred.
Experience with laboratory and field construction activities is a plus.
Interested candidates should have (or have the ability to obtain) certifications related to the position (ACI, Troxler, NICET etc.).
A valid driver's license and good driving record are required.
Experience with ASTM standards.
Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.
Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind.
We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. This allows us to assess what's needed and connect our expertise, to appreciate nuances and envision what's never been considered, to bring together diverse perspectives so we can collaborate toward a shared success.
We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.