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Posted: Monday, January 8, 2018 2:08 AM

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is seeking a Construction Material Testing Technician to join our team in Reno, NV.

Key Responsibilities

* Engineering Technician needed to support construction materials testing of mining projects for our Reno, NV office

* Will perform liner material testing on the mine sites and other industrial sites

* May perform Soil and concrete testing

* Will provide daily reports of observation and test results

* Will monitor work procedures for compliance with project specifications

* May work in the lab and assist with preparing samples

* Will interact with client representative (supervisors, foremen, project managers, engineers, etc.) at project sites

* Will travel to project sites in surrounding states for extended periods of time - Approximately 75% overnight travel

Skills / Qualifications

* High School Diploma or equivalent preferred but not required

* Liner experience required

* Soil and concrete testing is a plus

* Basic mathematical skills

* Good attendance required

* The work is subject to OUTSIDE ENVIRONMENT CONDITIONS - Our ideal candidate enjoys working outdoors

* Ability and willingness to travel to project sites in surrounding states for extended periods of time - Approximately 75% overnight travel

* Must pass drug test, background check, physical and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Physical Requirements

* Ability to lift up to 40 pounds

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

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.


Associated topics: construction, construction technician, construction technologist, crane, extraction, gas distribution, granite, mining, operation, sandblaster


• Location: Reno

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