Construction Materials Testing (CMT) Technician

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Construction



Construction Materials Testing (CMT) Technician Houston, TX 77043 Tech USA is seeking a Construction Materials Testing (CMT) Technician to assist Engineers and other Professionals by performing a variety of testing, project specific observations, and site assessment duties. Primary Job Responsibilities: - Perform testing of soil, aggregate, concrete, bituminous, and masonry construction materials. - Operates equipment, conducts tests/assessments and reports data. - Make field inspection of project facilities and recommend setting and/or modify boring location. - Conduct tests that check the strength, temperature, density, air content of concrete and/or other construction materials. - Use resistivity equipment and pH meters to obtain electrical and chemical properties of foundation soils. - Assists with the operation of hand portable geophysical equipment and vehicle mounted equipment. - Direct the installation of water wells and instrumentation devices to assure correctness of depths, sizes, alignment, materials, and equipment. - Works from drawings, specifications, diagrams, schematics and specific verbal and written instructions. - Prepare testing reports and forms summarizing test and observation results. - Discuss field observations and test results with Project Managers to ensure project execution, accuracy and timely reporting. - Assist in carrying out the tasks associated with the Quality Program by performing equipment checks and calibrations. Minimum Qualifications, Experience and Education: - 1+ years of construction materials testing experience - ACI certification or radiation safety training for the use of Nuclear Density Gauges - Available hours typically average 40+ per week. - Positions require ability to lift and/or move 35-100 pounds regularly. - Must be able to accomplish tasks under adverse weather and/or site conditions. - Some assignments may require working in confined spaces or climbing and working at above average heights. - Good vision and manual dexterity required. Apply for this position at our webstie, www.techusa.net or email resumes to cfoster@techusa.net * 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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