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Calgary, AB
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Let's talk about your next project.
Looking for a new career with Base? View Our Current Job Openings.
Grande Prairie (Main Office)

Phone: (780) 532-4919

10940 92 Ave
Grande Prairie AB
T8V 6B5

Calgary

Phone: (403) 455-5537

Unit 102 1212 1 Street SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 2H8

Fort St. John

Phone: (780) 532-4919

BASE

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We Are Hiring For

Geotechnical Lab Supervisor

Job Description

We’re looking for a Geotechnical Lab Supervisor to join the BASE team!

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Supervise a team of technicians conducting field and laboratory testing of aggregate, soils, concrete and/or asphalt;- Supervise a large variety of projects comprised of fieldwork, laboratory testing and formal project reporting;
  • Undertake geotechnical field investigations, including field drilling, sample collection and borehole log recording. Should be familiar with soil identification and the Modified Unified Soil Classification (MUSC) system.
  • Train technicians to carry out geotechnical field investigations and laboratory testing. – Communicate with clients, sub-consultants and contractors test results, both orally and written, and providing technical advice and external clients with regards to soils, concrete and aggregate;
  • Possess a thorough knowledge of all Beairsto lab procedures lab and provide co-worker support to ensure proper safety and quality guidelines are maintained;
  • Performing and recording routine instrument maintenance and the calibration of equipment;- Actively support and provide feedback for BASE’s Health and Safety Program & Radiation Safety Program;
  • Additional duties as required.

Qualifications:

  • Technical diploma or Degree in Civil Engineering with 5+ years of progressive work-related experience;
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills (written and verbal) and an ability to work in a team environment;
  • Experience establishing and maintaining client relationships;
  • Experience in a consulting engineering environment would be considered an asset, specifically materials testing, including concrete, compaction testing, aggregates and asphalt;
  • Geotechnical Engineering Investigation, Inspections and reporting experience would be an asset; specifically geotechnical field drilling, pile construction inspections, foundation bearing inspections, proof rolls etc.
  • Must have knowledge and experience with related ASTM/ATT/CSA test procedures;
  • Valid CCIL and/or CSA certification;
  • Must have the ability to review and provide feedback on field and laboratory report data;
  • Able to travel and work a flexible/ rotating schedule to support field and construction projects;
  • Technical competence, analytical abilities and attention to details;- Class 5 Drivers License in good standing;
  • Proficient in Word and Excel

Qualities

  • Detail Oriented, and technically trained
  • Analytic and decisive decision maker with the ability to prioritize and communicate to key objectives and tactics necessary to achieve project goals
  • Proven ability to manage conflicting priorities
  • Strong time management and communication skills with a proven ability to effectively engage clients and contractors
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