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Construction Materials Lab Technician - SW Houston

Company: Kelly Services
Location: Houston
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Kelly Science & Clinical is currently recruiting candidates for a Construction Materials Lab Technician position at an Environmental Engineering Consulting firm in SW Houston. As a Lab Technician, you will perform a variety of standardized tests on various construction materials in accordance with established procedures utilizing a variety of laboratory instruments, devices, and equipment.Responsibilities:

  • Perform testing on soils using ASTM and TXDOT methods including moisture, Atterberg, Gradations, Sieve, etc.
  • Proper documentation of testing results.
  • Maintain and calibrate testing equipment, including documentation.
  • Field work involving collection of samples and testing.
  • Meet priorities and deadlines as directed by supervisor/manager.
  • Frequently lift and/or move up to 65 pounds to include tools, sample containers and equipment.
  • Maintain a neat/clean/safe laboratory and work space.
  • Maintain company paid training (in house and external) and certifications. Qualifications:
    • AS/BS degree in a scientific field such as Environmental Science or related field is preferred; High School or GED is required
    • 5 years of lab experience in the analysis of soils, concrete, or asphalt OR SB101 Certification is required
    • Ability to perform laboratory techniques, keep accurate records, and comply with company policies
    • Ability to work with minimal supervision
    • Flexibility to work protracted or irregular hours as necessary due to client needs
    • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • Self-motivated, adaptable, high ownership of assigned tasks, and results oriented
    • Good communication (oral and written) through email and computer applications
    • Must possess a valid drivers license and meet company's automobile insurability requirements This is a temp to hire position with a Monday through Friday work schedule. Pay rate range for the position is $20-24 per hour commensurate upon level of education and applicable experience. If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume for immediate consideration.

Keywords: Kelly Services, Houston , Construction Materials Lab Technician - SW Houston, Professions , Houston, Texas

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