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Baton Rouge, LA | Bench Order
FTS is seeking qualified Construction Materials Testers (CMTs) for FT positions in Baton Rouge.
*_PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES _*Responsible for sampling and testing of asphalt, concrete and soils and the field inspection of miscellaneous construction activities including pile driving, paving and earthwork monitoring. Assist in the training/mentoring of lower level technicians.
*_PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB MAY INCLUDE: _*
Push a wheel barrow, loaded with concrete, around a construction site with uneven and rutted ground surface
Lift up to 50 lbs to shoulder height
Climb in/out of the back of a pick-up truck and shallow trenches
Use shovels and picks for digging and sampling
Walk and move around formed areas with rebar in-place and various other obstructions, prior to and during concrete placing activities
Bend or squat to lift or move around objects on a construction site
Use various hand tools, such as saws, hammers and wrenches
Construction materials testing experience with applicable certifications
ACI Grade 1 Certification HIGHLY PREFERRED .
Computer literacy required.
Good math and science skills required.
Valid driver s license (clean MVR) required.
Ability to pass a background check, physical and drug/alcohol test required.
Willing/able to work extended hours and weekends as needed required.
Must have a good attitude and an attention to detail
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Write required reports legibly and accurately
Have reliable transportation and be punctual
Ability to obtain certifications as required
OSHA certification preferred