Civil Technician / Student, Summer 2023

Full Job Description

GEMTEC is a growing firm with offices throughout Atlantic Canada and Ontario, and we are looking for a motivated and skilled Civil Technician to join our Team. GEMTEC management understands that creative, talented employees are assets and that investing in employee development is an investment in our firm. We strive to have employees that are multi-faceted and versatile with a variety of skills.

We currently have openings for Civil Technicians/ Co-op Students in our Petawawa, ON office for 8-month contracts starting May 2023.

The successful candidate will have the following:

Educational & Experience Requirements:

  • College Level Diploma, or currently enrolled is considered an asset.
  • Experience with materials testing and inspection is considered an asset.
  • Experience working with computer-assisted drafting (CAD) and surveying is considered an asset.
  • Experience working in civil construction is considered an asset.

Main Duties:

  • Laboratory testing of aggregates, soil, concrete, and asphalt.
  • Field testing and sampling of aggregates, soils, concrete, and asphalt.
  • Various office, laboratory, and field tasks related to materials testing, geotechnical engineering, and environmental engineering.
  • Other duties as required.


  • Summer Co-op position (8 months)
  • Contract position (8 months)
  • Providing proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 may be a condition of employment. Exceptions to this requirement will be considered on a case-by-case basis in relation to local health guidelines and/or client requirements/regulations.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and access to a personal vehicle.

Interested individuals, click here to apply: https://gemtec.bamboohr.com/careers/92

Thank you for taking the time to consider GEMTEC. Only candidates proceeding to the next phase of the application process will be contacted at this time. We encourage you to connect with us on LinkedIn, even if this opportunity isn’t for you, the next one might be!

Should you be selected for an interview and require accommodation of any kind, please kindly help us understand how we can help.