Stantec Materials Laboratory Technician/Technologist in Ottawa, Ontario

Your Opportunity

Geotechnical and Materials Engineering: We provide comprehensive geotechnical and material services, ranging from field explorations and laboratory testing to the design and construction management of complex geotechnical structures.

We’re at the forefront of new commercial and institutional sites, transportation facilities, flood control structures, mining developments, near shore and offshore structures, green energy developments, utility expansions, water supply assessments, oil and gas facilities, and pipelines —you’ll find us working everywhere from urban cores to remote northern outposts. By expanding our depth and range of professional services we ensure community improvements are built on solid ground. Our continued growth gives our team opportunity to work with clients across multiple sectors on technically challenging and transformational projects.

Join a dynamic team that balances competing project interests with creativity and efficiency for a smooth ride every time. Together, we can build a rock solid future.

Your Duties

Stantec's Geotechnical and Materials Engineering Team is seeking a Materials Laboratory Technician/Technologist to join our team in the Ottawa, ON office. Under the direction of the Laboratory Supervisor, you will work closely with an experienced team of engineers and technicians to become part of our dynamic team, primarily performing laboratory testing services.


As the successful candidate, you will be responsible for:

  • Carrying out laboratory tests within our concrete, soils and asphalt laboratory

  • Operating computerized and digital testing equipment

  • Ensuring laboratory testing equipment accuracy is maintained in good conditions and meets the calibration requirements in accordance to the manufacturers recommendations;

  • Interacting with Materials and Geotechnical Engineers routinely;

  • Input test data into laboratory software programs & review generated reports for accuracy

  • Operating computerized and digital testing equipment;

  • Continuing to improve your technical abilities and certifications within the framework of laboratories areas of practice.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or equivalent is preferred

  • Minimum 1 year experience working in a materials testing laboratory

  • Conducting a full range of laboratory testing within our concrete, soils and asphalt laboratory

  • CCIL/CSA certification for laboratory testing would be considered an asset

  • Capable of working independently in a team environment

  • Demonstrate initiative and ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment

  • Strong focus on Health and Safety

  • Capable of lifting 25kg test samples

  • Ability to work overtime in peak periods

Note: This is a seasonal/contract related role .

Job ID 34372

# of Openings Remaining 1

Experience (Years) 1

Discipline Environmental Services