Geotechnical Field Technician

Geotechnical · Woodbridge, Ontario
Department Geotechnical
Employment Type Temporary
Minimum Experience Entry-level

You didn't go to school to be a number in a big machine, so why work for one? By joining McIntosh Perry, you will be able to make an impact in the communities where you live and work. Our Core Purpose - Turning Possibilities Into Reality represents our commitment to solving problems, getting things done and moving forward through collaboration with clients and teams.

Our team's expertise, gained through decades of experience, means clients can rely on us to quickly deliver high-quality and successful projects.

As one of the country’s fastest growing engineering firms with more than 800 project managers, engineers, technical experts and problems solvers across North America, McIntosh Perry is proud to be a Platinum Club Winner of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.

Our core values validate everything we have believed in since our company started:


Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes - Treat others as they would like to be treated

Make Momma proud - Do the right thing

Every McIntosh has a core - Be a leader

Pass. Shoot. Score. - Becoming excellent together

Did you dot the i’s and cross the t’s? - Personal responsibility

Don’t forget to cut the ribbon - Making a difference


If you are looking for an opportunity to work with a collaborative, hard-working and dedicated team of professionals and have fun delivering high-quality projects regardless of the project size, we are looking for new talent to join our supportive and dynamic team and enable you to turn possibilities into reality.


As a Geotechnical Field Technician, you will be working with multidisciplinary teams on various types of projects. The opportunity is seasonal until the end of November with the possibility of an extension based on performance and workload. Your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducting material field testing such as field compaction testing, wet concrete sampling, and concrete and asphalt coring, as part of QC or QA programs;
  • Assisting in laboratory testing, primarily for soils and aggregate;
  • Assisting laboratory manager in maintaining the laboratory in appropriate working condition;
  • Maintaining a safe working environment by complying with all safety codes, guidelines, and regulations and indicated by the McIntosh Perry Health and Safety Officer;
  • Participating in all assigned Health and Safety training programs;
  • Attending in technical training programs as required;
  • Maintaining strong and effective working relationship with McIntosh Perry’s clients and subcontractors, and;
  • Other duties as may be required.


  • In the process of completing or graduated from a post-secondary education in a civil engineering related technical program. A high-school diploma can be also considered based on previous work experience, trade or training;
  • 2 years previous experience preferred, including material Lab experience;
  • Preference will be given to candidates with previous experience working with Auto CAD;
  • Demonstrated willingness to learn;
  • Available to work flexible schedules and travel to site locations for extended periods of time within Ontario;
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English;
  • Strong attention to detail, problem solving skills and ability to think creatively;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to work effectively independently or as part of a team, and;
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and have access to a vehicle with valid registration and insurance.

Eligibility to Work in Canada - It is important that you are legally eligible to work in Canada at the time an offer of employment is made. You may be requested to provide proof of eligibility at that time.

McIntosh Perry is an equal opportunities employer offering a competitive salary and benefits to those with the skills suited to the needs of our clients.

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

(Referral Code - Class B)

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