Careers: Geotechnical Laboratory Technician

Geocomp - GeoTesting Express (GTX), provides comprehensive geotechnical laboratory and field testing services of soil, rock, geosynthetics and other materials below the ground surface. GTX determines the physical and mechanical properties of underground material for site characterization, geotechnical design, quality control and performance assessment purposes.

Utilizing state-of-the-art automated testing equipment, advanced processes and automation, GTX provides clients with fast turnaround and accurate test results. GTX continues to offer uncompromised quality, reducing our clients' risk by providing confidence that the testing is being performed correctly and according to published standards.

Job Responsibilities include:

Performing a variety of laboratory tests on soil, rock, geosynthetic, aggregate, concrete and other materials. The technician will be performing core and advanced tests, calibration of testing equipment, verification of test results, data reduction, report generation, equipment maintenance, and other responsibilities as requested.

Qualifications include:

  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent preferred
  • Up to 3 years of experience performing laboratory and/or field testing AND demonstrates appropriate technical expertise.
  • The laboratory technician will be required to take appropriate OSHA and safety training
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills

Physical demands

Lab environment requires bending, lifting up to 50lbs, standing and/or sitting at lab bench or desk.

Working conditions

Laboratory testing: standard laboratory environment; Field testing: typical constructions sites

Geocomp employees enjoy a wide range of benefits and competitive compensation. As a small, growing company, Geocomp is much more than a place to work—here your ideas and innovative thinking have high visibility and directly impact our success. Geocomp’s inspiring leadership, cutting-edge technology and highly engaged, motivated employees help make this a unique place to grow your career.

Geocomp is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Individuals with Disabilities and Protected Veterans are encouraged to apply.


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