• Title
    Construction Materials Testing Engineering Technician
    Requisition ID
    2019-33780
    Work Location
    US-KY-Louisville
    Department / Discipline
    Geotechnical / Materials Testing
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking Construction Materials Testing Engineering Technicians to join our Louisville, KY team. Candidates will perform field inspections and observations for roadway, structure, utilities and bridge construction projects.

     

    Key Responsibilities

     

    • Perform soil, concrete, asphalt and masonry testing
    • Provide daily reports of observation and test results
    • Monitor work procedures for compliance with project specifications
    • Interact with client representative (supervisors, foremen, project managers, engineers, etc.) at project sites
    • Perform analysis or calculations to check accuracy, applicability and reasonableness of testing data
    • Travel to support other Wood offices
    • Approximately 30% overnight travel

    Skills / Qualifications

    Required:

    • High School Diploma or equivalent required
    • Valid Drivers License required
    • Reliability is a must - Arrive at designated project sites prior to scheduled times
    • Ability to prepare reports and documentation
    • Ability and willingness to travel to support other Wood offices
    • Approximately 30% overnight travel
    • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

    Preferred:

    • ICC and ACI certification preferred but not required
    • 1+ years of Materials Testing experience

    Physical Demands:

    • Ability to lift up to 40 pounds
    • Ability to work in variable outside conditions

    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 60,000 people, with revenues of over $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.  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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