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Construction Materials Testing Technician

at Wood

Posted: 10/9/2019
Job Reference #: 60709

Job Description

  • Requisition ID
    Work Location
    US-TX-El Paso
    Department / Discipline
    Position Type
    Staff / Permanent
    Professional & Technical
  • Overview / Responsibilities

    Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions has an immediate need in El Paso, TX office for a Construction Materials Testing Technician to perform field inspections and observations for roadways, structures, utilities and bridge construction projects.

    Key Responsibilities

    • Perform soil, concrete, asphalt and masonry testing; Steel inspection abilities a plus
    • 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; and
    • Travel within Texas, New Mexico and surrounding states to support other Wood offices; approximately 10% overnight travel

    Skills / Qualifications

    Role Requirements

    • High School Diploma or equivalent required
    • Ideal candidate has a minimum of 1 Year direct work experience in construction materials testing
    • A recent graduate with a BS in Civil Engineering would also be a good fit for this opportunity
    • Valid Driver’s License required
    • Reliability – must be able to arrive at designated project sites prior to scheduled times
    • Ability to prepare report s and documentation
    • Ability and willingness to travel to support other Wood offices and projects desires; Approximately 10% overnight travel, with opportunities for longer term travel assignments
    • Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

    Preferred Qualifications

    • ACI, NICET, TTCP or DOT certification preferred but not required
    • 1+ years of Materials Testing experience

    Physical Demands

    • Ability to stoop, kneel and lift up to 50 pounds
    • Will work outdoors in a variety of weather conditions and will walk on uneven ground


    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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