Remote Field Equipment Technician — Prince George, BC in Burnaby, British Columbia


Your Impact:

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the “why” of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we’re integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

It takes a great team to deliver the environmental projects that clean up our communities and improve our natural resources, and that includes those who coordinate travel and equipment for field workers to the field.

As a Field Equipment Technician, you will support our various field programs by performing a variety of tasks including resolving issues and communicating with internal customers. Working out of Prince George you will primarily be working on providing and maintaining equipment out of our remote equipment locker for Jacobs employees and subcontractors.

Additionally, you will help with administrative tasks including processing internal billing which ties into data entry, filing and clerical tasks related to inventory control, tracking and follow-up with staff regarding equipment and vehicles requested from across Canada. You will be required to work alone with the support of a team based out of our Calgary Office along with other locations across Canada to deliver small equipment requests and vehicles to and from various locations and offices; pick up items from various vendors and suppliers. This position will start as a 6-month contract position with the possibility of extension or transfer into full-time position based on workload.

You will be responsible for maintaining high standards of customer service, handling requests by phone and email that often require quick turnarounds. Working with other members of our team, you will quickly learn the shipping and receiving processes of different delivery/shipping companies. If you’re up for the challenge, we’ve been looking for someone just like you. Join our team and help us lay the foundation for human progress.

If based in British Columbia: The base salary range for this position is $56,700 to $74,325. This range reflects the minimum and maximum target for new hire salaries for the position across British Columbia, Canada locations. Within the range, individual pay is determined by work location and additional factors, including job-related skills, experience, and relevant education or training.

Here’s what you’ll need :

  • High School Diploma.

  • Valid driver’s license.

  • Work experience, certification or degree related to inventory management.

  • Experience with digital technology including IOS and Android devices, GNSS receivers.

  • Experience with water quality equipment including Turbidity Meters, Sondes, Swoffer Meter, Electrofishers.

  • Experience with remediation equipment including PID Monitors, Peristaltic Pumps, Water Level Meters.

  • Highly organized and detail orientated.

  • Experience with MS Office Suite with expert excel skills.

  • Ability to lift 75 pounds.

  • English – Fluent written and verbal (Required).

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:

  • 2 years or more inventory experience.

  • Demonstrated customer service and communication skills.

  • Investigation and troubleshooting techniques.

  • Basic understanding of field-testing equipment.

  • Basic understanding of accounting processes.

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $15 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 60,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.

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