RESPONSIBILITIES: Job duties include: field observation, testing, sampling and inspection of soils, aggregates, concrete, grout, masonry, asphalt and reinforcing steel placement. You will be expected to perform routine field and/or laboratory tests. Candidates need to have the aptitude to complete calculations, possess good communication skills – oral and written, and ability to perform routine administrative duties. Duties will require daily communication with site contractors, other technicians and project managers. ATC will train candidates and requires basic certifications, see qualifications below, to be completed within 180 days of hire. You will be performing materials testing services on active construction sites, exposed to outside weather conditions. In addition, if certified accordingly, you may be asked to assist with laboratory testing.
This position requires long term standing and repetitive motions. You must have the ability to use your hands to handle, finger or feel; reach, climb or balance; crouch, stoop, crawl, kneel and sit. You must have the ability to see and smell; including close, distance and peripheral vision, depth vision and ability to focus. You may be required to drive hundreds of miles per day. Lifting – You will regularly lift/move/shake up to 40 pounds; frequently lift and/or move up to 60-80 pounds; and occasionally move more than 100 pounds [such as a loaded wheelbarrow of concrete samples].