As a Testing Witness Technician, you will be working on test programs for a major construction materials manufacturers to certify their products such as nails and anchors. Duties will include, but will not be limited to, controlling, witnessing and participating in ICC-ES test programs, providing independent third party documentation and providing assistance as required to facilitate efficient and timely submittals to ICC-ES and other product certification providers.
The test witness technician will assist as needed in random sampling of anchor and fastener products from a distribution center in the Dallas, Texas area. This may include traveling from the test laboratory location to the distribution center location for product sampling.
The test witness technician shall provide compression testing of cast and cored concrete cylinders. The witness technician will author compression test reports.
The test witness technician may also be utilized for other purposes such as, but not limited to, the following:
Tracking and maintaining test sample and base material inventories.
Material handling functions including forklift operations as needed.
Test equipment maintenance and laboratory clean up as needed.
Participation in quality functions (i.e.: proficiency testing, calibration functions, etc.
1-3 years or more experience working as a laboratory or test technician.
General lab equipment and hand tools
Basic computer skills, specifically experience with Microsoft Excel
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds
Exceptional organizational and follow-up skills
Solid communication and writing skills
Associate's degree (A.S.) or equivalent from two-year College or technical school
ACI Concrete Strength Technician Certification (May complete on the job.)
ACI Field Technician Certification (May complete on the job.)
Additional Salary Information: Specialized Testing offers an excellent benefits package including medical, dental, vision and a 401(k) Plan.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $18.00 to $20.00 /hour
We do worthwhile and important work that contributes to making our world a safer place to live.
Specialized Testing, Inc. is an innovative, fast paced materials testing laboratory in Santa Fe Springs, CA. We are a highly effective, result-driven, mission-focused organization, and we need a high functioning, energetic, organized and committed professional to fill the critical role of driver.