Construction Materials Technician

Materials Testing · Okemos, Michigan
Department Materials Testing
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level

Would you like to learn about the various methods of construction and see first-hand how commercial, residential, and industrial developments, as well as critical infrastructure projects are built? This position is an integral part in the much-needed improvement of Michigan's roads and highways. We are looking for hard working and dedicated personnel willing to learn the necessary skills to be successful in the construction field. Overtime is regularly available during the extended peak construction season.


Driesenga & Associates, Inc., a full service professional civil engineering, materials testing and land surveying firm, has career opportunities for full-time staff at all of our Michigan locations - Holland, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Lansing, and Ypsilanti. 


These positions are for Construction Materials Testing Technicians.  Experience in the construction industry is not necessary, but previous experience in the construction industry and applicable certifications in soil & concrete is helpful.  Candidates will be trained and certified to verify and inspect construction materials inclusive of, but not limited to:


  • Soils
  • Concrete
  • Masonry
  • Asphalt


Materials testing and inspection will be performed in a variety of conditions and locations, including:


  • On-site Concrete and Soil Laboratory Environments
  • Off-site Live Field/Construction Zones


Some of the benefits offered to full-time employees by D&A include:


  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Paid Time Off bank
  • 401K program with employer match
  • Tuition Reimbursement 


Candidates can expect starting pay up to $16 per hour based on level of experience. Those candidates with advanced certifications and related degrees may begin at an elevated wage. Continued growth within the company and compensation will be based upon personal performance.
  
For more information about Driesenga & Associates, Inc., please visit us online at www.driesenga.com. For a detailed job description, please visit http://www.driesenga.com/careers

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  • Location
    Okemos, Michigan
  • Department
    Materials Testing
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level