Construction Materials Testing [CMT] Field Technician

Kumar & Associates, Inc.   Leadville, CO   Full-time     Trades/Construction
Posted on May 17, 2024

We are seeking field engineering technicians for our Summit County office with projects in Summit and Grand counties.

RESPONSIBILITIES: As a Construction Materials Testing [CMT] field technician you will be involved with field observation, testing, sampling and inspection of soils, aggregates, concrete, grout, masonry, asphalt and reinforcing steel placement. Basic certifications will be required within 90 days of hire and on the job training will be provided. Work Environment: As a field technician you will work on active construction sites with a vehicle and equipment supplied to you by the company.

Physical Requirements: This position requires long term standing and perhaps 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 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].

QUALIFICATIONS: -A minimum of a high school diploma or GED equivalent required. -0-3 years of experience. -Basic math skills. -Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate in English. -Ability to read maps, follow directions, and interpret engineering and construction plans. -Technician Certifications - Radiation safety for nuclear density gauge, ACI Field I preferred. -Must have a valid CO driver's license, and a clean driving record. Kumar & Associates is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Compensation: $21.00 - $28.00/ Hour depending on experience

Education Level: High school education or GED required

Experience Level: Entry Level