Materials Testing Technician

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Located in Myrtle Creek, OR

Salary: $17.50-$22

Materials Testing Technician

Help clients achieve quality standards by verifying the quality of materials and processes used in construction of roads, bridges, buildings, etc.

  • Perform field inspection of construction materials
  • Collect samples of construction materials at production sites and at construction sites
  • Perform various quality control tests on construction material samples
  • Operate instruments to determine the characteristics of construction materials and surfaces; maintain and calibrate instruments to accommodate varying conditions
  • Handle basic equipment including a wheelbarrow, shovel and more advanced equipment such as coring machines, and lift/move heavy samples and sample containers
  • Record and report test results after completing appropriate calculations from recorded observations including presenting data graphically
  • Communicate orally/written with clients, field workers, production facilities, supervisors, administration, and regulatory representatives
  • Use electronic devices including computers, smart phones to communicate through memos and email, calculate report data, produce and share test reports, organize and store test data, and track report accurate project schedule information
  • Maintains safe work environment by following established procedures, complying with codes and legal regulations, and using appropriate personal protective equipment

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Quality focused, basic safety, attention to detail, PC proficiency, data entry, capable of moderate labor and heavy lifting, interpreting plans/blueprints
  • Require one or more of the following certifications: ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician, ODOT Quality Control Technician, ODOT Certified Aggregate Technician, ODOT Certified Density Technician, ODOT Certified Embankment Technician, APAO Certified Asphalt Technician

Fulltime, $17.50-$22/HR


Express Office: Roseburg
3019 Northwest Stewart Parkway
Suite 305
Roseburg, OR 97471