Graduation from high school or GED certification. A person in this position generally, but not necessarily has a minimum of 15 years experience in roadway, and related facilities, construction inspection or NICET Level IV certification in Transportation Engineering Technology (Highway Construction). Related experience and/or education may be evaluated to substitute for on the job experience
Shall possess a valid driver’s license within the applicable jurisdiction and meet firm’s auto insurability requirements
The following certifications and training are preferred:
Completion of Troxler Manufacturing or equal radiation safety course to utilize nuclear gauges
Completion of State specific Technician Training and Certification Program (TTCP) for applicable testing/sampling procedures, or ability to complete within 6 months of employment
ACI Field Testing Technician Level 1
Successful applicants without the above certifications or training may be required to pursue successful attainment of the certifications. Related experience may be substituted with the approval of the client.
Thorough knowledge of:
Highway construction plans, construction inspection procedures, and specifications
Materials used in highway construction
Material testing procedures
Considerable knowledge of:
Working knowledge of:
- Construction project document auditing techniques
- Personal computers and the use of applicable software
- Algebra, geometry, and trigonometry
Communicate effectively orally and in writing to communicate problems, status of work, daily reports, etc.
Lift 60 lbs.
Move 100 lbs.
Work under exposure to inclement weather conditions
Read and understand plans, specifications, instructions, labels, reports, etc.
Travel to project sites and maneuver over rough and uneven terrain
Prepare and maintain records, files, and reports
Maintain effective working relationships with internal and external personnel
Use hand tools such as sledgehammers, shovels and picks
Follow verbal and written instructions
Analyze, problem solve, and recommend solutions
Plan and coordinate work activities, oversee programs, interpret engineering plans, and instruct
Present a professional appearance to best represent the firm
Wear personal protective equipment
Comply with all attendance requirements as noted in most current edition of Corporate Policy Manual
Works outside and is subject to weather conditions
Potential exposure to equipment movement hazards and dangerous chemical/solvents if proper safety procedures are not followed
Exposed to noise, dust, fumes, radiant and electrical energy
Works on ladders and scaffolding
May work protracted or irregular hours
Flexibility to work irregular hours due to client needs (i.e. other than 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and/or other than Monday through Friday.)
Work related responsibilities require travel out of town to RABA KISTNER offices, client offices, and project locations
Must pass a drug test prior to employment and will be subject to post-accident, random, and reasonable cause testing during employment.
Raba Kistner supports a diverse workforce and is an Equal Opportunity Employer who does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or other classification protected by law. Drug Free Workplace. Females and minorities are encouraged to apply.
HR Contact: Mary Clark 210-694-3625