Construction Material Technician- Land

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Construction

Job Description

The CMET Technician will perform field materials tests on construction materials. This individual will be responsible for sampling and testing concrete, soil and asphalt at various job sites.

Job Responsibilities: 

  • Performing inspections on steel reinforcing foundation excavations and earthworks
  • Contacting the Dispatch/Project Manager daily for priorities and deadlines both in the field and laboratory
  • Updating the Supervisor, Project Manager and Dispatch on progress and delays on every project
  • Preparing accurate and complete field reports and turning them in daily
  • Ensuring the safe utilization, storage, and maintenance of nuclear gauges, field equipment, and company vehicles
  • Obtaining the necessary field technician certifications (ACI, NICET, TXDOT)
  • Following safety guidelines and wearing appropriate safety equipment
  • Performing other duties as assigned
  • Job Requirements:

  • 18 years of age
  • High school diploma graduate or equivalent 
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States, without restrictions
  • 2+ years of experience of field material testing on construction materials preferred
  • Construction and/or materials testing experience preferred, but will train motivated individuals (ACI, NICET, TXDOT certifications a Plus)
  • Experience with concrete, soils, and asphalt testing is preferred
  • Good communication (oral and written), mechanical and technical skills
  • Basic math skills
  • Must be punctual, professional, reliable and dependable
  • Ability to move around 50+ lbs. on a daily basis
  • Ability to climb ladders in a safe manner
  • Ability to work overtime, weekends, and varying hours when required
  • Ability to work on out-of-town assignments for extended time periods
  • Ability to work outside in varying weather conditions and temperatures and an office environment
  • Our Contribution to You (Growth Opportunity)

    At Fugro, we focus on helping our employees at every level of their career identify and use their strengths to contribute their best every day. From entry-level team members to senior leaders, we believe there is always room to grow knowledge and experiences. We support our employees by offering opportunities to sharpen their skills through on the job learning experiences to formal internal and external development programs.


    At Fugro, we value people and offer a broad range of benefits which include, but are not limited to:

  • A choice of Medical, Dental and Vision Plans.
  • Basic Group Life and AD&D Insurance.
  • Short-term and Long-term Disability.
  • A broad range of voluntary benefits.
  • An employer matched, 100% vested 401(k) Plan.
  • We offer:

    As the world’s largest integrator of geotechnical, survey, subsea and geosciences services, we offer talented individuals almost unlimited growth potential.

    As a Fugro employee, you will get to work with talented people on a global scale who contribute as a team to our corporate strategy. Additionally, you will have access to ongoing training and development which will sharpen your skills and broaden your knowledge and abilities.

    This combination of experience, ongoing training and development, and working with great people will allow you to grow your career and explore new opportunities with Fugro around the globe.

    * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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