Performs routine to complex inspection and testing of construction materials in the field to verify conformance to construction plans and specifications. Prepare complete and accurate daily reports on observation activities in a timely fashion.
Lead a team of technicians and special inspectors responsible for completing field work in a specified geography.
Responsible for communicating safe work practices, holding safety meetings, and auditing safety practices of staff.
Coordinate with other FOC staff and scheduler to share resources to manage workloads and technical resources.
Supervise, mentor, train, and develop staff.
Perform reviews and mentor staff for career development.
Collect and communicate business intelligence collected during the performance of our services with other members of the consulting team.
Perform quality control review of the testing and inspection work performed by assigned staff; identify, investigate and resolve internal and external quality issues on projects.
Coordinate and communicate with other members of the consulting group on project progress and issues that arise. This individual has ultimate ownership of technical success for the field aspects of the project.
Assist in the development of construction materials testing (CMT) policies and setting direction for the Twin Cities CMT group, in coordination with TC CMT Operations team.
Excellent construction document reading and interpretation skills
Understanding of the basic technical concepts of testing and observations related to soils, concrete, and masonry in commercial and public projects
Understanding and experience with performing Special Inspections, level and complex soil corrections
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Proficient or able to learn software used in day to day operations such as Metafield, MS Office including Word, Excel, Outlook, SharePoint, as well as other **MEMBERS ONLY**SIGN UP NOW***. (AX) and industry software (Blue Beam, Plan Grid, Procore, et al.)
Positive attitude and leadership attributes
Responsible, hardworking, driven with ownership of their work
Required Experience and Education
High School diploma or equivalent
2-year Vocational degree in Civil Engineering Technology, Civil Engineering or construction management a plus.
Require a minimum of 5 years experience in materials testing or construction
Understands general construction and related documents, specifications and plans, earthwork, concrete construction, utilities and road construction
Understands safety matrices and expectations
Valid drivers license and clean driving record
Possess ACI Field Level I certification and Radiation certification
Possess ICC, DOT and other applicable certifications that compliment skills or general area of work
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