Civil Technologist

Location: Vancouver BC Posted Date: August 15, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 70400000606 Careermine Job Id: 1796339
Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees-16,000 people working together across disciplines and time zones to provide smart, sustainable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams.

We are currently accepting applications for Civil Technologists based out of our Vancouver or Kelowna offices. We have openings both for new graduates and more experienced personnel in intermediate/senior positions. You will have the opportunity to join the Northern and Pacific Transportation Practice Group; a growing group with a strong work base of projects, both short and long germ. The position will involve working on a diverse selection of projects including mining, municipal, highways and Design Build projects. These projects are located across western Canada and the Arctic. Opportunities to blend design work and field work will be provided. Familiarity in working with BC MoTi and on mining roads in permafrost regimes would be an asset.


• Geometric Analysis and layout
• Performing field and laboratory testing of soil, aggregates, Portland cement, asphalt and concrete including sieve analysis, density testing using nuclear density gauges

• Preparation of Proctors and Marshall molds, asphalt cement content, sand equivalents, Atterberg limits and moisture content, including evaluation and reporting of properties and characteristics
• Assisting in providing quality control and quality assurance on a variety of laboratory and field testing projects
• Assisting in preparation of field and testing reports
• Other duties required to conduct our business and build on the job knowledge
• The successful candidates will be trained and certified for concrete field testing as per CCIL requirements


• Graduated from a civil engineering technology program
• Strong practical working knowledge using Autodisk Civil 3D.
• Must possess a valid Class 5 Driver's License and must provide current drivers abstract when applying
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to properly document in an accurate and timely fashion
• Excellent analytical, problem solving and listening skills
• Good time management skills, the ability to work with minimal supervision and the ability to contribute to the Practice by being a team player
• Must be willing to travel and work in a field setting
• Be physically capable of performing office and manual labour duties required

For more information on our company, please visit our website at To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

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