Company: Amec Foster Wheeler
Skills: Construction Engineer
Experience: 1 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Salt Lake City, UT, US
Status: Active

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure is currently seeking a Construction Material Testing Technician to join our Salt Lake City, Utah team to support construction materials testing of mining/commercial/industrial projects. We are open to training a motivated individual without construction materials testing experience looking to start a career.


Key Responsibilities

  • Will work outdoors at mining, commercial or industrial construction sites
  • Operate standard construction materials testing equipment and perform routine testing procedures
  • Perform analysis or calculations to check accuracy of test data
  • Prepare daily reports of observation and test results
  • Monitor work procedures for compliance with project specifications
  • Interact with client representatives (supervisors, foremen, project managers, engineers, etc.) at project sites

Skills / Qualifications


  • High School Diploma or equivalent required
  • Valid Driver’s License required
  • Reliability – must be able to arrive at designated project sites prior to scheduled times
  • Ability to prepare reports and documentation
  • Ability to read & interpret plans and specifications
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the company’s driving policy
  • Must be able to routinely lift 50 pounds
  • Must be able to pass a fit for duty exam

Desired but not required  

  • Current MSHA certification (desired)
  • ACI Field Testing Technician Grade 1 (desired)
  • Nuclear Testing service training course (desired)
  • WAQTC certification for soils, concrete and asphalt (desired)

Diversity Statement

We 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.


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