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Construction Materials Testing (CMT) Field Technician

Mobile, Alabama
Job Type
1 Oct 2021
Thompson Engineering is looking for a qualified Construction Materials Testing (CMT) Technician for our Mobile, AL office. This position is responsible for the processing and testing of soil, asphalt and concrete materials using company and client specific guidelines. The ideal person should have ACI Level I and strength testing certifications and have completed nuclear gauge safety training. DUTIES1. Log in material samples2. Prepare samples for processing which includes weighing and drying each one3. Perform tests using appropriate ASTM methods4. Enter test data manually onto the proper forms5. Maintain a clean working environment 6. Perform general maintenance on lab equipment7. Assist Drilling and Construction Material Testing Departments as required by Org Supervisor8. Ensure quality in every step of the testing process 9. Maintain a safe working environment10. Ensures on time and regular attendanceOther Responsibilities1. Other duties as requiredQUALIFICATIONSMinimum Requirements1. High school degree or equivalent2. General maintenance skills 3. Basic math skills4. Ability to learn and follow instructions5. ACI Level I or II certification required6. ACI Strength testing certification required7. Nuclear gauge certified required8. Six months experience in construction materials testing preferredPhysical Requirements1. Ability to lift 50 lbs3. Stand in one place for 1 to 2 hours at a time4. Stoop and bend to perform equipment maintenance5. Ability to wear appropriate PPE for hazardous materials 6. Wear steel toe shoes as needed7. Ability to work indoors and outdoors in all weather conditionsAbout Thompson EngineeringThompson Engineering was formed in 1953 to provide quality assurance for construction projects related to industrial, infrastructure, and community development. As a drilling, materials testing, and construction inspection and chemistry laboratory firm, we supported the engineering and construction industry. Our early years were building blocks that allowed us to get our feet wet - literally - performing services along the Gulf Coast's rivers, bayous, and streams.Today, Thompson Engineering is known for leadership on projects defining skylines, coastlines, and transportation lines. We support clients in the industrial, commercial, transportation, federal, and municipal markets. We are often the first company on project sites conducting environmental assessments, land surveys, and geotechnical studies. And our project management and construction management services often mean we are the last ones to leave. We are a proven leader in the planning, design, and construction of major transportation, economic development, and waterfront projects across the Southeast.Thompson Engineering and Watermark Design Group are equal opportunity employers. M/F/D/V. Pre-employment drug screen and motor vehicle record checks are required.
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  • Job Reference: 386584181-2
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2021
  • Recruiter: Thompson Engineering
  • Location: Mobile, Alabama
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent