Field technician

WSP - Calgary, AB (24 days ago)

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WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 48,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 8,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We’re among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.

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POSITION DESCRIPTION

WSP is currently seeking a Field Techician to join our Renewable Energy team, located at our Calgary, 405 18 ST SE office. Reporting to the Agustín Louro this position will be responsible for completing field work related to the installation, maintenance and decommissioning of meteorological measurement equipment.

RESPONSIBILITIES

o Manual labour, including heavy lifting

o Maintain equipment and supplies

o Follow direction of crew supervisor

o Participate in WSP safety program

o Document site activities

o Make contributions to company knowledge management and practice systems

o Learn and excel through daily project work

QUALIFICATIONS

o Flexible schedule, including extended periods of time and long days

o Ability to work out of town in remote locations for periods of time (up to 2 weeks)

o Ability to perform manual labour

o A valid driver’s license and ability to provide clean driver’s abstract

o Must enjoy working outdoors in all weather conditions

o Good initiative, attention to detail

o Applicants will be required to get to and from the office on their own

o Drug screening may be required for some projects

o Willingness to climb lattice towers considered an asset

o Experience with meteorological towers and/or equipment will be considered an asset

o A team player who thrives on working with other successful, energetic people

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

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WSP Canada Inc.

Calgary, AB