Take Your Construction Career to the Next Level!
Are you ready to be challenged, make a difference, and experience professional growth in your career? Kleinfelder's Construction Services team is looking for you! From construction management and observation/inspection services to laboratory testing and materials and forensic engineering, our Construction Services market helps to develop and maintain America's infrastructure and supply chain and is a recognized industry leader with more than 25 accredited laboratories.
Step into Your New Role
Our Seattle office is looking to hire an entry level construction civil inspector to work in the field performing tests and inspection on soil, concrete, and asphalt. Additionally, you will sample construction materials from various project sites and transport them to Kleinfelder's laboratory. This is a growth position with company sponsored training for ACI, ICC, and WABO certification.
NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! We are looking to train the right candidates from scratch.
This position is an opportunity to get your foot in the door in an industry where your growth is only limited to your own potential. At Kleinfelder, we want our technicians to strive and grow internally, and do so by investing in them. This position will start with you learning about our job sites and training under highly certified inspectors and Professional Engineers. When you are ready to take on a certification we will pay for the classes and testing fees. In the industry of testing and inspection, our technicians are our most valuable asset and it is in our best interest to build your certification resume, making your time more valuable to our clients and in turn giving you more money.
After getting your first certification to inspect and test concrete there are many paths to follow including soils testing /inspection, steel inspection, and construction site management. With our incredibly vast network at Kleinfelder, you can be sure to gain the skills and mentorship needed to excel in your chosen career path.
**Offering Competitive Wages**
- NO PREVIOUS CONSTRUCTION, INSPECTION, OR TESTING EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!
- ACI Certification preferred but not required
- The expectation will be to be able to obtain the ACI certification within a month (if not already received).
- Current driver's license with a clean driving record.
- Consistent work history.
- Basic computer skills.
- Ability to lift 45 pounds.
- A great attitude and work ethic.
- Authorization to work in the United States.
Move Forward with Kleinfelder
Kleinfelder has been connecting great people to the best work since 1961. We are engineers, scientists, and construction professionals providing solutions that improve our clients' transportation, water, energy, and other private infrastructure. As a responsive, cross-disciplinary team of bright, curious, and innovative problem-solvers, we are dedicated to doing the right thing, every day, on every project from over 85 offices in the US, Canada, and Australia. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose - together, we deliver.
Progress with an Employer that Values You
Kleinfelder is an inclusive organization free from discrimination. We are a stronger organization when we are a diverse workforce and believe that through diversity, equity, and inclusion comes creativity, innovation, and unity. We are proud to offer the following:
Benefits: Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.
Career Development: We are committed to investing in the professional development of our staff, offering each employee every opportunity to grow, develop, and take control of their career paths. We support these efforts through reimbursements for continuing education as well as many of the expenses associated with trainings and certifications, and opportunities for career development through our internal Mentoring Program.
Equal Opportunity: Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans. (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)
NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES
Please note that Kleinfelder does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, Kleinfelder will not consider or agree to payment for any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Kleinfelder explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resume, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of Kleinfelder.