Alpha Environmental Asheville, NC, USA
Apr 22, 2018Full time
Job Description : Alpha Environmental & Engineering seeks a Senior Construction Materials Testing (CMT) Technician / Project Manager to serve as Team Leader for assigned projects for the Construction Materials Testing & Special Inspections Department and Geotechnical Engineering Department. Additional Job Responsibilities May Include: Coordinating with Clients and ALPHA staff to manage projects. Being responsible for Client and Contractor relationships for assigned projects. Being responsible for oversight of projects and scope of services provided. Providing technical development and training to Field Technicians on assigned projects. Generating detailed reports and engineering recommendations for field services performed. Reviewing field reports and test data and drafting summary reports, letters and recommendations for final approval by the Engineer. Qualifications: 1-2 years’ experience performing multi-discipline Construction Material Inspections & Tests, and Geotechnical Evaluations. Prior certifications and experience in multiple disciplines such as a Construction Materials Testing Technician or Special Inspector is required. Proven experience with Soil Classifications and Engineering site recommendations. Prior Geotechnical drilling is a plus. Geotechnical Engineering or Geology degree is a plus. Understanding of Geotechnical Engineering concepts, foundation loads, and general building construction details and specifications. Ability to lead and direct field technicians. Skills: Ability to read and interpret construction documents. Ability to communicate professionally and efficiently in writing and orally. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from clients and contractors. Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions. Ability to write reports. Ability to use office programs such as Microsoft Word and Excel. Ability to use AutoCAD is a plus. Working Conditions, Physical and Other Requirements: The position is regularly exposed to outside weather conditions including extreme environments, dusty and noisy work environments. Some weekend and overtime work are required. This role requires office and field work. The field work physical demands are representative of what is encountered in the construction industry and involves long term standing. You must be able to lift/move instruments and other items that weigh up to 50 lbs. This position includes travel to project sites and occasional overnight travel for up to several days; ALPHA will provide a company vehicle for travel to and from job sites. Driver’s license verification is required, and you must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with ALPHA’s driving policy. Additional Information: ALPHA offers a competitive compensation and benefits package including paid time off and paid holidays. ALPHA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ALPHA is a drug-free workplace. Pre-employment drug screening is required; random and post-accident drug screening is also undertaken.