Build your career with an industry-leading provider of environmentally friendly solutions for dust control and soil stabilization, delivered worldwide.

Reasons to Build Your Career at Cypher Environmental

  • You’ll be part of an innovative team who applies deep industry knowledge and product expertise to develop long-lasting solutions for complex challenges.
  • You’ll work with a manufacturer and supplier of highly effective and concentrated products engineered to optimize time, reduce costs and build longevity.
  • You’ll work with green products, which means that all of our products are natural, non-toxic, biodegradable and safe for the environment.
  • You’ll collaborate with other colleagues, researchers and clients to find the best solutions possible and build confidence through mutual growth.
  • You’ll be part of a team that supplies products to more than 30 distributors around the globe, for use on projects that take us to new and exciting places.

We are seeking a reliable and highly ambitious individual to work with our variety of solutions. In this role, you will focus on engineering processes. The qualified individual will also provide assistance with other initiatives in various departments within the organization.  We are looking for the placement of a competitive, confident, and self-driven person to fill this growth-oriented opportunity for our Winnipeg office.

Essential Position Requirements

As an Engineering Technician Specialist for Cypher, you must be an adaptable, self-motivated, high-energy person with a strong work ethic and a coachable attitude. You must be a highly personable individual that has strong communication skills, charisma, and the ability to take-on special projects upon request. The ideal candidate will be able to work both independently as well as in a team setting, while remaining accountable to company directives and strategic initiatives.

Preference will be given to candidates with the following qualifications:

  • Must be a P.Eng (Professional Engineer)
  • Experience in soil testing (classification, Sieve, Hydrometer, Atterberg, Proctor, CBR)
  • Experience working in a fast paced production and/or product development environment preferable in a research and development (R&D) laboratory setting.
  • Exceptional communication skills.
  • Educational skills relating to civil engineering practices.
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Outlook).
  • Demonstrated ability to work as an effective team member with minimal supervision.
  • Demonstrated willingness to take initiative and desire to learn and seek new ideas.
  • Demonstrated ability to complete all tasks with keen attention to detail.
  • If required, able to travel both domestically and internationally.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Receive, document, test, and report on soil analysis for client projects
  • Geotechnical tests – Sieve, Hydrometer, Atterberg, Proctor, CBR,
  • Technical Documentation, Analysis, and presentation
  • Receive, translate, analyze, and report on customer soils lab results from outside Canada
  • Assess soils for treatability and provide feedback to client and Cypher sales representatives
  • Provide feedback, training and support of customer facing co-workers
  • Technical training and support regarding geotechnical, application, new application opportunities, methods,
  • Trouble shoot client and internal issues and concerns
  • Coordinate and maintain relationships with post-secondary and research partners
  • Represent the company as requested at public events such as trade shows.
  • Develop and manage research projects from inception to completion including documentation, resource allocation, funding, support and training
  • Provide support and guidance to employees and manage technical support positions including civil engineering co-op and full time employees
  • Provide technical support and recommendations regarding Information Technology
  • Support / lead corporate initiatives including large scale production builds, corporate standards updates (ISO), relocations, etc.
  • Actively participate in the compliance of the ISO 9001:2015 Quality Assurance System.
  • Actively participate in the compliance of the ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management System.
  • When required, develop and maintain supplier relationships – testing, technical, IT, production,
  • Investigate new technologies and solutions to support the company mandate
  • Attend road builds (locally and globally)
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned

Salary will be based according to candidate’s experience. Candidates interested in this opportunity should apply with resume and cover letter demonstrating how you meet the requirements of this position. Applications will be received no later than October 16th, 2020. We would like to thank everyone for their application but only candidates that are selected for interview will be contacted.