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Geocomp Corporation/GTX Laboratory Technician I in Acton, Massachusetts

Laboratory Technician I

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Job Location

GeoTesting Express Massachusetts - Acton, MA

Position Type

Full Time

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Salary Range

$18.00 - $20.00

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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. We are looking for a candidate to join our dynamic laboratory.

Are you a:

  • Self-starter

  • Team player – gets along well with others

  • Organized

  • Willing to learn new lab tests and adapt when needed

  • Able to juggle and pivot when needed

  • Work both independently and as part of a team

    If so, we want you at Gecomp in our Soil and Rock testing lab. This is a great opportunity for an entry level candidate to join our dynamic geotechnical testing laboratory in Acton, MA. There is room for advancement for people with these qualifications.

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Laboratory testing of rock, soil, and geosynthetics

  • Data collection and reporting

  • Assist with other laboratory projects

  • Maintain high standards for safety and quality

Qualifications include:

  • Proven ability to work effectively in a fast pace, team environment

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • No previous laboratory experience necessary

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

About Geocomp:

Geocomp provides products and services to help clients manage risk associated with the subsurface elements of infrastructure. We specialize in the engineering and control of risk for construction below the ground surface for all types of structures. We excel on tough projects with challenging subsurface conditions and requirements. Additionally, Geocomp manufactures highly versatile automated geotechnical testing systems that have been successfully used for more than thirty years for production, teaching and research. Geocomp's strong reputation for solving our clients' complex engineering problems provides employees with many opportunities for professional development and individual growth.

Geocomp is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. The company provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants and seeks diversity in our work force.