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Senior Asphalt Lab Technician

Date: Apr 8, 2021

Country: Prince George, British Columbia, CA, V2M 7B4

Company: Colas

Subsidiary: Terus Construction Ltd. 


Terus Construction Ltd. is an integrated road construction and materials manufacturing company, which has been building roads in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory for over 30 years through decentralized business centers.

Road construction, asphalt paving, aggregate production, hot mix asphalt and ready-mix concrete supply are the core activities. In addition, the Company acts as general contractor on civil construction projects, including excavation, utilities, concrete placement, sidewalks, and curbs, and in all kind of road construction related activities.

Over 800 jobs every year are performed through more than 20 decentralized business centers, such as highway rehabilitation, airport construction, industrial, municipal and commercial work, subdivisions. More than 550 employees are locally employed.

Terus Construction provides challenging and rewarding opportunities in an entrepreneurial, diverse, inclusive and respectful work environment. As our growth creates new career opportunities, likely there is the right one for you!


Pittman Asphalt, part of the Terus Construction Ltd. group, is seeking a Senior Asphalt Lab Technician for its Prince George operations.  Terus Construction Ltd. is a leader in the construction industry in British Columbia.

To succeed in this position you must have a good understanding of Quality Control and Assurance testing procedures used specifically in asphalt paving construction and aggregate crushing operations.  You are also a self-starter, function well within a team environment while being capable of working independently. You must demonstrate strong problem solving and communications skills.  Candidates must be flexible and mobile as per the nature of the work some travelling is required.

Main Responsibilities

  • Conduct testing procedures during aggregate production and asphalt concrete pavement production and laydown.
  • Write Quality Control Testing Reports and conduct lab correlation with Quality Assurance Testing Agency.
  • Display good communication with supervisor, crushing sub-contractors and asphalt plant and paving foremen
  • Ensure compliance with the Company’s procedures with sampling, testing and reporting of test results for materials being constructed.
  • Ensure maintenance, reports of incidents, and reports of improper working condition of all equipment associated with lab testing activities.
  • At all times, conduct business under his/her responsibility with professionalism and respect
  • Ensures that testing activities and operations are performed in compliance with health & Safety regulations.



  • Good communication skills ( oral & written ) and team player
  • Accuracy in reporting
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Computer Literate
  • Driver’s License



  • CET in Civil Construction with related experience to construction materials testing or 5 years directly related experience in construction materials testing.


We offer a competitive compensation package with a comprehensive benefit plan. 

To submit your resume, please visit our website at:  www.terusconstruction.ca


Terus Construction Ltd. would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume.  However, only applicants selected to be interviewed, will be contacted. 

Posting will remain open until position has been filled.

Terus Construction Ltd. offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high-performance organization including competitive salary and benefits package, along with in-house training, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.

Must be able to meet all safety requirements including pre-employment drug/alcohol testing.

We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume.  However only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.