Construction Materials Testing Technician / Special Inspector (WAQTC) 8/19/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Kleinfelder is an employee-owned architectural, engineering, and science consulting firm providing solutions to meet our world's complex infrastructure and natural resource challenges.
Kleinfelder has nearly 2,000 employee-owners with offices nationwide and abroad. With over 50 years of experience, Kleinfelder's reputation for providing innovative, commonsense solutions to the most complex challenges has solidified its status as a trusted partner to its global clients and a leader in the industry. Working as a team, Kleinfelder's bright people will deliver the right solutions.
Kleinfelder's Taylorsville (Salt Lake City) UT office is seeking Construction Materials Testing Technicians / Special Inspectors with experience.
The candidate will be responsible for concrete and soils testing on various size construction projects. There is an ever changing work schedule, with most hours worked during normal business hours, with some night, weekend, holiday, and overtime work to be expected. The candidate should be flexible, dependable, timely, and a quick learner.
We provide construction inspection and material testing services to a broad range of local and national clients. We are looking for individuals who are interested in in joining a dynamic team and building their career in the field of construction inspection and materials testing.
We're looking for a person with strong initiative, who will perform routine to complex inspection and testing of construction materials in the field, in order to verify conformance to construction plans and specifications.
The technician will prepare daily reports and data sheets and may be called upon to perform various tasks at the discretion of the supervisor.
Minimum Certifications include (or the ability to obtain within 3 months):
* ACI Grade
* Nuclear Gauge / Troxler
* WAQTC (1 certification minimum)
* Sample Reduction Density Testing Tech (SRDTT)
* Asphalt Testing Tech (AsTT)
* Embankment Testing Tech (Ebtt)
The successful candidate will be encouraged to expand their skills and certifications through company provided training and mentoring. This is a career opportunity to become a member of a highly successful, fast paced team with a steady and growing backlog of large projects.
Must be able to use a computer and a general knowledge of MS Office including Word, Excel, Outlook and photo management software is required. Must have own vehicle, a valid driver's license and clean driving record required. Must be willing to travel throughout Utah.
Education: High school diploma or equivalent required.
Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.
Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)