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Construction Materials Testing Field Technician

Company: Actalent
Location: Chesapeake
Posted on: September 17, 2022

Job Description:

Description:Our Client has been proudly engineering stability in the United States since 1881. - In addition to being one of the -oldest -independent testing/engineering companies, our client is also a -minority-owned -business offering -competitive compensation/benefits -and a -positive work environment -designed around the philosophy -of mutual respect for all!Ideal Candidate: As a CMT Technician, you will help ensure public safety by traveling to construction sites to inspect the contractor's work, and perform basic field soil and concrete tests under the direction of other technicians or engineering professionals to verify the work is performed in accordance with project specifications. With minimal paperwork involved, all inspections/observations and test data is input on smart phones/tablets in the field for immediate transmittal to our Project Managers for review. -Responsibilities:

  • Performing field materials testing of soil, asphalt, masonry and concrete
  • Preparing detailed and complete field reports with all relevant test results and inspections/observations provided
  • Performing laboratory tests on soil and concrete and preparing reports of results
  • Evaluating site and subgrade conditions on construction projects and providing recommendations
  • Communicating with clients, contractors, and engineering and technician staff regarding construction issuesAdditional Skills & Qualifications:
    • A High School Diploma (or equivalent)
    • ACI Level I Concrete, State DOT, WACEL, or ICC certifications in the disciplines of soils, reinforced concrete, and masonry are a plus
    • Prior construction or field testing experience preferred
    • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines
    • Ability to read and interpret plans, specifications, safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals
    • A problem solver who can deal with a variety of variables at once
    • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence
    • Must be able to walk and stand continuously throughout the day
    • Must be able to lift, carry, push and pull up to 70 pounds on a regular basisExperience Level:Entry Level

      About Actalent:

      Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We're supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.
      The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: Actalent, Chesapeake , Construction Materials Testing Field Technician, Professions , Chesapeake, Virginia

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