Logo of Huzzle

Job

Construction Materials Engineering Technician - Entry Level

Logo of S&ME

S&ME

22d ago

💼 Graduate Job

Wilmington

AI generated summary

  • You need a high school diploma, 0-2 years of construction materials experience, strong English communication skills, ability to use software applications on a smart device, and be physically fit for outdoor work. Travel and flexibility may be required.
  • You will conduct field testing and observations of construction materials, review plans, document activities, and communicate with project stakeholders. Calibration of equipment and use of Metafield® are critical to ensure compliance with industry standards.

Graduate Job

Construction & SurveyingWilmington

Description

  • We are currently seeking a full-time Construction Materials Engineering Technician to join our Construction Services team in Wilmington, North Carolina.

Requirements

  • High school diploma/GED
  • 0-2 years of experience in construction testing/inspections of soil, concrete, masonry, and/or asphalt materials
  • Effective communication skills (speaking, reading, and writing) using the English language
  • Ability to complete data entry into multiple software applicatioYou have a High school diploma/GED
  • You have 0-2 years of experience in construction testing/inspections of soil, concrete, masonry, and/or asphalt materials
  • You have effective communication skills (speaking, reading, and writing) using the English language
  • You are able to complete data entry into multiple software applications on a smart device
  • You have American Concrete Institute (ACI): Field Testing Grade I, International Code Council (ICC) in the areas of construction materials, Post Tensioning Institute (PTI), DOT Certifications in the fields of Aggregate, Conventional Density, Asphalt, and Concrete and/or other certifications as necessary, a plus
  • Working Conditions and Physical Demands:
  • You are willing and able to perform the physical demands of this position using Company-provided Personal Protective Equipment such as:
  • Working outdoors the majority of the time in varying weather conditions
  • Walking over rough and uneven terrain
  • Standing up to 8 hours a day, occasionally 12 hours
  • Routinely lifting and carrying 40-50lbs, (field/laboratory samples and equipment)
  • Maneuver field equipment safely, such as a loaded wheelbarrow, on uneven ground and around active construction sites
  • Traveling overnight for out-of-town assignments as necessary
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hoursns on a smart device

Education requirements

Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Construction & Surveying

Responsibilities

  • As a Construction Materials Engineering Technician, you will make a difference! The field testing and observations of construction materials you perform each day help ensure compliance with industry standards and project specifications. You will see construction projects from beginning to end, documenting the successful placement and use of soil, concrete, rebar, asphalt, aggregate, and other building materials. It is our job to make sure it is "built right", and at S&ME we take that responsibility very seriously. Join us and become part of the team that makes construction a success.
  • Reviewing plans and specifications in preparation for field observations on construction sites
  • Documenting field activities, observations, and testing results on projects
  • Daily use of Metafield®, and/or other field and laboratory information management system
  • Calibrating field and laboratory equipment to industry codes and standards
  • Perform Special Inspection observations per the International Building Code (IBC)
  • Communicating daily with management staff, general contractors, and clients

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Wilmington

Benefits

  • We offer competitive pay and benefits, including ESOP and well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance in your career. We also believe in a flexible working environment, allowing you and your manager to determine how you can work most effectively and collaboratively to meet your client, team, and personal commitments.