JOIN, WORK, SUCCEED!
We are currently looking for Co-op students to join
our team for 4, 6, & 8 month terms starting May 2023.
We will begin recruitment for these roles in January
& February 2023, please submit your applications today!
Geotechnique Ltd. – an employee owned, western Canada based company, is looking
for Civil, Environmental, or Geotechnical Technology students in the Fort McMurray area.
a student at Terracon, you will be exposed to a variety of different tasks and
responsibilities. You will gain experience in laboratory testing, data entry,
coordination, laboratory calibrations and quality control. The work environment
will primarily be conducted in a laboratory setting but may also include field
testing as required. This role requires close attention to safety and excellent
This is a tremendous opportunity for highly
motivated individuals with creative thinking to go beyond textbook learning and
become part of a high-performing hands-on team!
LABORATORY TECHNICIAN/TECHNOLOGIST – ENVIRONMENTAL TECHNOLOGY
Conduct Geotechnical laboratory testing on
soils and aggregate like proctors, sieves, hydrometer, specific gravity and
Atterberg limits as well as compressive strength testing concrete materials
meeting the respective ASTM and CSA standards
Calibrate and complete preventative
maintenance on lab equipment
Ensure testing is being performed safely
and in a timely manner while properly documenting results
Receive the opportunity to be trained and
work on field-based projects
Why Join Terracon?
You will be provided with an extensive and
progressive training program that enhances your professional development
Work with a group of people who have a
passion for excellence and share common values
The ability to make a difference every day,
working alongside a wide range of dedicated engineers, geoscientists,
technologists as well as a talented group of people who support the
You will have an opportunity to share your
expertise and develop solutions working with various clients on interesting
Currently enrolled in a Civil Engineering, Environmental
Technology, or Geotechnical Sciences diploma program
Experience in the role is considered an
Eager and willing to learn all aspects of
Flexible and a strong team player
Excellent communication skills
High attention to detail and the ability to
Time management skills, organizational
skills, independent thinking skills, problem solving and analytical skills
Strong workplace health and safety practices
Working Conditions, Schedule, and
Legally authorized to work in Canada on an
Must have valid driver’s license with a
clean driver’s abstract and 2 years’ driving experience
High School Diploma required
Must be physically able to perform laboratory
work as required
Successfully perform a Fit for Work and
Drug and Alcohol test
Working outdoors in all types of weather
Schedule often involves 12-hour shifts
Terracon’s Mission, Vision,
Our Mission is to help ensure projects are
designed, built, and maintained with the sound application of geotechnical,
geoscience, environmental and safety standards so that they operate effectively
and safely. Our Vision is to be an industry leader by building best in
class technical, safety, and professional standards into everything we
do. We are at our best when our collective and individual actions are
guided by our SITE Values (Safety, Integrity, Teamwork, Entrepreneurism).
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is an equal opportunity employer. We welcome applications from those who would
contribute to the further diversification of our employees and clients
including but not limited to Indigenous peoples, women, persons with
disabilities and person of any ethnic and national or socio-economic
Please note only successful candidates will be contacted