Soils Engineering Technician

San Ramon, CA
Full-time


Primary job functions:

Field observation and testing and laboratory testing. Observes work in progress to ensure that procedures followed and materials utilized conform to contract documents and applicable codes; examines finished work to ensure compliance with regulations governing construction; maintains daily log of construction and inspection activities; prepares related reports and records; prepares samples of soil and concrete or other approved or unapproved materials for testing; interprets blueprints and specifications; perform calculations relative to inspection requirements. Inspectors must have the ability to communicate directly and effectively with jobsite foreman to resolve problems. Duties, such as concrete, soils or proof-load inspection require the ability to handle heavy weights safely and efficiently. Other duties are required as assigned by management personnel.

Requirements:

Valid certification in ICC Soils, Nuclear Density Gauge, and Nicet required. Knowledge of State & local building codes & regulations with the ability to read blueprints. Knowledge of building standards, terminology & construction methods, occupational health & safety standards, and inspection methods. Asphalt and Concrete experience a plus.

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