East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) seeks a highly qualified and motivated individual for the position of Materials (Geotechnical) Testing Technician II.
This is an ideal position for a person interested in the geosciences who is seeking a career in public service. Assignments will include laboratory and field testing of construction materials including soils, rock, mineral aggregates, asphaltic mixes, concrete and steel. Other duties include conducting subsurface explorations; monitoring test results; operating and maintaining instrumentation and equipment; making calculations and reports; and coordinating activities with other work units, staff and outside contractors.
Competitive candidates will have experience with MS Excel, Geosystem and gINT software, and other related applications; have a Radiation Safety and Use of the Portable Nuclear Moisture/Density Gauge certificate; ACI certifications in concrete testing; strong oral communication skills; ability to work effectively with engineering, technical, construction and field staff; ability to work independently in the field; and strong math skills. Additional experience for advanced geotechnical laboratory tests and Q/C & Q/A of the test reports such as 1-D consolidation, flexible wall permeability and tri-axial compression tests will be considered as a strong qualification.
EBMUD offers an excellent benefits program that includes: paid vacation, holidays and sick leave; family health insurance coverage; family dental and vision care plans; retirement plan (reciprocal with CalPERS); 401(k), 401(a) and 457(b) tax-deferred retirement plans; transit subsidy; tuition reimbursement; and opportunities for professional growth including training and career development.
Submit a completed EBMUD application and the required supplemental question responses online at www.ebmud.com/jobs by 4:30 p.m., Friday, October 18, 2019. Only application materials submitted online during the filing period will be accepted.
EBMUD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability
Job Hotline: (510) 287-0742