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Construction Services Specialist in Rio Grande City, Texas

As a Geotechnical Field Technician or Construction Services Specialist (ICC Cerrtified) for Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC), you'll be part of a highly trained and experienced team that performs observations and testing during earthwork and building construction of commercial, institutional, and industrial projects. Construction materials testing services typically include that for soil/rock, aggregate, asplat, steel, and concrete materials.

This position involves the following field activities:

  • Perform field testing of soils, concrete and asphalt to determine compliance with project specifications

  • Perform field tests using specialized equipment designed to collect data from the various construction materials, i.e.; nuclear density gauge, penetrometer, and hand tools. You will be required to keep equipment clean and in good working order

  • Interact with construction site personnel, engineers and state and federal representatives while presenting yourself as a professional representative of the company

  • Driving and maintaining the appearance and operation of company vehicles to and from job sites

  • Daily report writing, reading and interpreting project drawings and specifications, and entering data related to the various job tasks

  • Communication with Company Project Manager while on project sites

Minimum of 2-3 years Field experience working on commercial construction projects perfomrning some or all of the following inspections or testing:

  • Earthwork inspections and field testing

  • Concrete sampling and field testing

  • Bearing grade inspections for foundations

  • Structural steel inspections

  • Concrete masonry unit inspections and grout testing

  • High School education

  • Ability to interpret project plans and specifications

  • Strong computer skills including Microsoft Office and Adobe Acrobat

  • Ability to write accurate and concise field reports

Certification and Degree

  • NICET, ICC, AND ACI Certifications

  • Associates's or Bachelor's Degree preferred

Civil & Environmental Consultants, Inc. (CEC) is consistently ranked as an Engineering News-Record Top 200 Design Firm, offering big firm opportunities with a small firm culture. Not only will we help you develop professionally, but we will also provide you with the opportunity to become an owner of the firm and share in our success. You will work on diverse projects while providing high quality service to our clients.

In addition to offering company stock at all levels, we provide a matching 401(k), profit sharing, a performance bonus for all employees, medical dental and vision insurance, short and long term disability and tuition assistance. Join our team where your contribution matters.

CEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Street: 8123 East US Highway 83

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