Building a career at Granite, may be the most valuable thing you could do…
Since 1922 Granite Construction has built some of America’s largest infrastructure projects; highways, bridges, dams, rail, power and other “heavy civil” projects. Additionally, many of our offices provide high quality concrete, asphalt and gravel products for the construction industry. At Granite, we believe that our greatest asset is our people. We build careers by encouraging creativity and providing opportunities for development. Our employees reflect our core values: Honesty, Integrity, Fairness, Accountability, Consideration of Others, Pursuit of Excellence, Reliability and Citizenship.
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This position is responsible for sampling, testing, and inspecting construction materials or elements in a lab or field setting to assure compliance with the supplier and/or owner specifications. This technician test, sample, and inspect one or more construction materials or elements.
Essential Job Accountabilities
Collect/prepare samples of one of the following construction materials; soil, aggregate, hot mix asphalt (HMA) or Portland cement concrete (PCC) in either a laboratory or field setting.
Perform quality control testing on one of the above materials in either a lab or field setting to ensure compliance with the supplier and/or owner specifications.
Perform inspections on one of the above materials in either a lab or field setting to ensure compliance with the supplier and/or owner specifications.
Prepare and communicate testing and inspection results to supervisors to ensure quality control standards are satisfied and process changes can be implemented.
Participate in and promote Granite’s safety procedures and policies to promote a safe working environment.
Comply with OSHA and MSHA rules and regulations in order to perform duties in a safe manner.
High school diploma preferred
Regional or State Agency certification desired
Entry level position (0-2 years)
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Basic computer skills, intermediate proficiency in Excel.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Valid Driver's License and ability to drive.
Ability and willingness to consistently abide by Granite's Code of Conduct at all times.
About Granite Construction Incorporated
Granite Construction Incorporated is a member of the S&P 400 Index and is the parent company of Granite Construction Company, one of the nation's largest heavy civil contractors and construction materials producers.
Granite Construction is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.
Granite Construction Inc. (Granite) is a heavy civil contractor and a construction materials producer. The Company is engaged in the...