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Construction Technician (Quality Assurance) - Entry Level Job

Date: Oct 4, 2017

Location: Houston, TX, US

Company: Golder Associates

Construction Technician (Quality Assurance) - Entry Level

Location: US-TX-Houston
Posted Date: 5 months ago
Job ID: 2017-12984
Area of Interest: EN - Waste Management Services
Job Type: Full Time
# of Positions: 1
Education (Minimum): High School Diploma
Experience (Years): 0

Job Responsibilities

As a global, employee-owned organization with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 160 offices worldwide, our over 6000 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.

Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Construction Quality Assurance Technician for the Houston office. This individual will be responsible for work on earthworks and geomembrane liner projects related to the mining and solid waste industry.

Responsibilities to include, but are not limited to:
* Construction observation;
* Field and laboratory testing, and
* Design interpretation to assure that projects are completed in accordance with project design drawings and technical specifications.

The technician will be expected to interact with both contractors and owners in a positive and constructive manner to solve issues that arise during construction.

Job Requirements
* HS Diploma or Diploma from accredited college with 0 - 2 years of field and/or construction experience.
* Must be able to lift more than 50 lbs.
* Strongly prefer basic understanding of civil and geotechnical engineering design and background in earthworks construction including the ability to read and understand technical civil design drawings and technical memos.
* Travel, including travel for extended assignments is required.
* Daily report writing and construction documentation is required.
* The ability to communicate constructively with contractors, owners, and senior Golder personnel is essential.
* NICET, ACI, GRI Certification, MSHA and OSHA 40 hour Hazwoper training and certificate are a plus.
* Must have a valid driver's license.

Golder Associates Statement

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Nearest Major Market: Houston

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