Overview / ResponsibilitiesWood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions currently has an opportunity available for Asphalt Plant Level II Technicians to join our growing organization in West Palm Beach, FL. We have a strong backlog of work, pay competitive wages and have great benefits.Key ResponsibilitiesPerform onsite inspections, observations and materials testing such as: extraction testing, gradation testing, maximum and bulk specific gravity inside an asphalt plant laboratoryEnsure that all test equipment used is functioning properly, maintained and calibrated as per FDOT SpecificationsResponsible for writing a daily report of production and reviewing the reports and quantities from the contractor’s Quality Control staff as well as submitting daily timesheet for billing
Skills / QualificationsTo perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each Key Duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Education and ExperienceDemonstrable previous experience as a Quality Control Technician requiredThree (3) to Five (5) years or more of industry related experience is preferred for this position, with an emphasis on roads, highways, and bridgesFDOT CTQP Qualified Asphalt Plant Level 1 & II certificationsA high school diploma or general education degree (GED) is preferredMust be able to understand work directions and communicate effectively with job site supervisors and fellow employeesA valid driver’s license is requiredPhysical DemandsThe following physical demands are representative of those that must be met by a Quality Control Technician to successfully perform the essential functions of this job:Constant physical effort, including standing, is required during a regular work shift of at least eight hours per day - Employee must be able to stand for extended periods of time, and to stoop, bend, and crouch as required to perform Key DutiesFrequently work with hands extended overhead, sometimes in conjunction with the operation of hand power toolsAbility to lift and carry, on a frequent basis, at least 50-90 pounds personally, and up to 150 pounds with assistanceMaintain constant alertness to the multiple concurrent activities of the construction site, including the activities of other employees and contractors, the operation of stationary equipment, and the movement of mobile equipmentFrequently walk on uneven surfaces, including natural ground in varying weather conditionsWork EnvironmentThe work environment characteristics described below are representative of those that a Quality Control Technician encounters while performing the essential functions of this job:Work is performed indoors and outdoors in all weather conditionsWork environment periodically exposes the employees to high levels of noise and dust that is typically associated with a construction projectEmployee regularly works near heavy equipment and moving machineryCompany OverviewWood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.comDiversity StatementWe are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.