Sr. Construction Materials Testing Technician

at Kelly Services in Memphis, Tennessee, United States

Job Description

Senior Construction Materials Testing Technician

Work Location

Memphis, TN

Work Specifications

Job Title: Senior Construction Materials Testing Technician

Job Description: Our Client, a leading provider of ATIC (Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification) Services, is looking for a Technician II – Construction to join our Building and Construction team in Memphis, TN.

Ranked #15 on the 2020 ENR list of Top 500 Design Firms, and with more than a hundred offices across North America, the building and construction team provides the architectural, engineering and construction (A/E/C) industry with a full suite of capabilities both in the lab and on site. From testing, inspection and certification services to building sciences solutions, the company delivers Total Quality Assurance to the built environment.

Our Value Proposition

+ Competitive pay and opportunities for pay increases as you learn new skills/certifications

+ Company provided truck

+ Industry leader with over 100 locations across US – grow your career, transfer locations, and pursue new opportunities

+ Work outdoors on both small and large scale projects

+ Company provided phone/equipment

+ Full medical benefits (BC/BS medical), dental (Delta Dental), retirement savings, life/disability insurance, vacation time, and other unique benefits

Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities :

+ Performs a variety of testing, project specific observations and site assessment duties under general supervision and/or from detailed controlled procedures.

+ Operates testing equipment and conducts testing, (example: Soil, concrete or other) and provides assessment of data through reporting

+ Works utilizing drawings, specifications and diagrams

+ Uses specific methods to observe site activities and perform tasks

+ Reads and Interprets Plans and Specifications

+ Maintains and calibrates standard equipment

+ Perform complex assignments

+ Attend project meetings with supervision

+ Trains other Technicians

+ Make detailed observations and gives limited interpretation of results

+ Maintains detailed documentation and data from test results

+ Operates a calculator to calculate mathematical test results

+ Communicates effectively with client and project teams

+ Must be aware of, and adhere to, safety practices and policies to ensure your own safety, as well as the safety of others who may be affected by your actions at work

Essential Requirements & Qualifications

+ H.S. Education or Equivalent, preferred

+ 2+ years of related experience required

+ ACI/ICC Certifications are highly desired

+ ACI level I

+ ACI Concrete Construction Special Inspector

+ ICC Reinforcing Steel inspector

+ ICC Reinforced Concrete Masonry Inspector

+ ICC Soil Inspector

+ PTI Certified Post-Tension inspector Level 1 & 2

+ External (or task related) certifications may be required based on region and state.

+ Must have Basic Math, Calculator and Computer Skills

+ Ability to communicate and interact effectively in verbal & written communication

+ Must be able to read and understand work plans

+ Must be able to work off shifts and overtime

+ Must have a Valid Driver’s License

Physical Requirements

+ Ability to lift, move, push and pull 30 to 50 pounds frequently. Occasionally, over 50 pounds with assistance.

+ Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication, (hearing) and to make the discriminations in sound.

+ Ability to kneel and squat occasionally

+ Ability to walk and stand for long periods of timeAbility to work outdoors in adverse weather conditions (hot and cold)

+ Ability to climb occasionally

Why Kelly ® ?

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly® Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, we’re here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

About Kelly ®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.

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Job Posting: JC192565276

Posted On: Sep 17, 2021

Updated On: Oct 16, 2021