Soils / Asphalt Laboratory Technician

Metro Testing and Engineering - Burnaby, BC (30+ days ago)

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Who we are:
Metro Testing + Engineering (formerly Canadian Construction Materials and Engineering, or CCMET) was established in 1987 in Burnaby, BC to provide the materials testing of concrete, asphalt, and soil for the construction industry. Since then, we have grown to include a diverse scope of services that now includes specialty testing, materials engineering, geotechnical engineering, environmental consulting, concrete restoration, and quality assurance certification throughout BC and Alberta. We have over 230 employees across 13 divisions who are engineers, technologists, scientists, technicians and professionals in their field to deliver the service, support, and solutions to our clients’ construction projects in the residential/commercial/industrial, oil-and-gas, mining, and transportation market sectors. We have been market leaders for over three decades and we continue to work hard at being the first choice in materials testing and engineering for our clients.

Who we are looking for:
Metro Testing + Engineering (Burnaby) is currently looking for a Soils/Asphalt Laboratory Technician. This role will report directly to the Laboratory Manager.

Main duties include, but are not limited to:
Conduct a range of soil and asphalt testing
Complete reports using our customized computer program
Liaise with clients in person and over the phone
Assist around the lab as required
Other duties as required

Qualifications or Skills Required:
Previous experience is an asset
Great attitude and willingness to learn
Good written and verbal communication skills
Ability to multitask
Ability to lift and control weights up to 50lb

Metro Testing + Engineering is committed to the retention and growth of our employees; we provide competitive compensation packages, performance incentives, and career opportunities. We are dedicated to providing a vibrant safe and progressive work environment for our employees, providing career incentives and opportunities for growth.