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Soils Technician

Soils Technician

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Work Location 
US-CA-Los Angeles
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Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking a Soils Technician to join our team in Los Angeles.


Key Responsibilities

  • Perform inspection of soil related construction activities- micro piles, drilled piles, grading, compacted backfill, foundation excavations, shoring installation and testing, stone columns, soil improvement methodologies
  • Read and interpret project designs and specifications to determine what inspections are required
  • Clearly completely and accurately document the inspections performed

Skills / Qualifications

  • High School diploma minimum
  • ICC Certification in soils preferable
  • ACI Certification in concrete preferable
  • Los Angeles Deputy Grading Inspector license preferable
  • Must have and maintain required certifications to perform appropriate inspections
  • Ability to follow Construction Site Safety Precautions
  • Ability to communicate written and verbal
  • Good writing skills
  • Must be able and willing to work some weekends and occasional overtime as needed
  • Ability to walk around construction sites, climb ladders, platforms and carry test equipment
  • Must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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