This is an entry level position that exists for the purpose of training incumbents to perform field and laboratory testing tasks. The incumbent will be trained under the supervision of a trainer for a period of 90 to 180 days with time divided between the laboratory and the construction site. The position requires an incumbent to learn the flow of the organization, what services are provided and important details of the trade, as well as to understand the company’s role in each project. Tasks include, but are not limited to, sample collection, sample preparation, sample testing, field observations, and documentation of construction activities pertaining to soil, concrete, grout, mortar and asphalt. The position requires the incumbent to clearly identify, verbally communicate, and document test results and activities.
Candidate is expected to be available to travel when needed, travel duration may be up to several weeks at a time.