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 60 offices in the US, Canada and Australia.
Built on a foundation of excellence, Kleinfelder is committed to client-focused solutions. Through our depth of experience and thorough understanding of environmental, regulatory, economic, and civic conditions, we identify and address challenges with innovation and common-sense. Kleinfelder’s integrated, award-winning experts collaborate with clients to meet their objectives - from project inception through design and execution. Connecting great people to the best work is our purpose – together, we deliver.
Kleinfelder's Charlotte, NC office is seeking a Special Inspector.
The candidate will be responsible for concrete and soils testing on various size construction projects. There is an ever changing work schedule, with most hours worked during normal business hours, with some night, weekend, holiday, and overtime work to be expected. The candidate should be flexible, dependable, timely, and a quick learner.
We provide construction inspection and material testing services to a broad range of local and national clients. We are looking for individuals who are interested in in joining a dynamic team and building their career in the field of construction inspection and materials testing.
We're looking for a person with a minimum of 3 years of experience and a strong initiative, who will perform routine to complex inspection and testing of construction materials in the field, in order to verify conformance to construction plans and specifications.
The technician will prepare daily reports and data sheets and may be called upon to perform various tasks at the discretion of the supervisor.
Required certifications (any combination) or ability to obtain within 45 days of hire include:
- ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician – Grade I
- Nuclear Gauge Training and Soils testing experience
- ICC Concrete
- ICC Masonry
- ICC Soils
The successful candidate will be encouraged to expand their skills and certifications through company provided training and mentoring. This is a career opportunity to become a member of a highly successful, fast paced team with a steady and growing backlog of large projects.
Must be able to use a computer and a general knowledge of MS Office including Word, Excel, Outlook and photo management software is required. Must have own vehicle, a valid driver’s license and clean driving record required. Must be willing to travel throughout North Carolina.
Education: High school diploma or equivalent required.
Kleinfelder offers an excellent compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) plan, and paid holidays.
Kleinfelder is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans (Compliant with the new VEVRAA and Section 503 rules)
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