Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is currently seeking Construction Materials Technicians to join our team in Phoenix, AZ. We have regular fulltime benefitted positions available as well as on - call positions.
Do you enjoy working outdoors in the construction industry? We have several positions available and opportunities to grow and enhance your career. Are you looking to work with an established engineering firm that values its employee’s enthusiasm and technical contributions? We encourage you to apply to join our team of friendly, dedicated and collaborative professionals. Our ideal candidate is seeking challenging work and is committed to quality.
We have opportunities for experienced technicians with ACI, ATTI and other certifications. We also have opportunities for motivated individuals without construction materials field / laboratory testing experience looking to start a career.
Conduct tests and investigations in the field or laboratory to obtain data used by engineering and technical personnel in determining physical properties of construction materials
Perform laboratory and field tests according to prescribed procedures, processes and standards
Collect soil, asphalt and concrete samples, prepare samples for testing, record data, and prepare summary report
Use specialized equipment and apparatus to prepare analyses, reports and / or technical drawings
Operate computer systems and peripheral equipment
Maintain results log
Enter data and use spreadsheet computer programs
Confer with Engineers and Scientific staff on test and design efforts
Set up, maintain and calibrate equipment
May require some lifting and carrying
Field assignments may require travel and / or work to be performed on site under a variety of environmental and climatic conditions for extended periods of time
Skills / Qualifications
Valid Driver’s License
High School Diploma or equivalent required, Associates Degree preferred
Able to use laboratory test equipment in an effective and safe manner
Able to understand procedure manuals and can execute work orders
Able to prepare reports and documentation
Able to follow directions and has attention to detail
May be required to have the ability to lift and carry soil, asphalt and concrete samples and use a wheelbarrow
Able to work independently
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 of Experienced Technicians:
1 year + Construction Materials Testing experience
Maintain required ACI and ATTI certifications to perform appropriate inspections
Knowledge and understanding of materials testing and a project focus
Understanding of applicable ASTM, AASHTO and ADOT Standards
Diversity Statement (EEO)
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes 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, color, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
Internal Number: 2021-89883
Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people. www.woodplc.com