CALYX Engineers + Consultants Construction Technician - Eastern NC in Charlotte, North Carolina

CALYX Engineers and Consultants is seeking a construction technician in eastern North Carolina. The construction technician will be responsible for performing field inspections, testing, material sampling, recording measurements, and monitoring compliance of contractorsand#39; operation for bridge and highway construction projects. The most frequent and essential work activities include: Conduct independent complex inspections of roadway and bridge construction processes and materials to assure compliance with contract plans, standards, and specifications.Provide assessment of contractorand#39;s quality control procedures by applying quality assurance inspection and testing at designated and established frequencies.Independently test and monitor complex or controversial roadway and construction work, resolve materials and methods compliance problems with contractors, and oversee or perform the inspection of major or complex structure construction projects.Complete a variety of complex calculations and check drawings, calculations, and plans.Train and instruct other inspectors and review their work for accuracy and completeness.Other duties as assigned. Prerequisites for employment include: High School Diploma or GED required, Associates degree in civil engineering technology or similar focus preferredMinimum of 2 years of construction experience requiredGeneral knowledge of surveying methods, equipment and material used in highway constructionWorking knowledge of mathematics including algebra, geometry and trigonometryAbility to read and interpret construction plans, contract provisions, and inspection proceduresBasic computer skills including use of email, internet, Microsoft office programs and use of iPadValid driversand#39; licenseGood written and verbal communication skillsInspection experience on NCDOT projects preferredNCDOT material testing and sampling certifications preferredNCDOT ConcreteNCDOT QMS RoadwayNCDOT Conventional DensityNCDOT ABC SamplingNCDOT Borrow Pit SamplingNCDOT Erosion and Sediment Control For the past 25 years, CALYX Engineers and Consultants has developed a reputation for providing quality services in the areas of roadway and structure design, site and civil engineering, land surveying, building structure design, subsurface utility engineering, construction engineering inspection, transportation planning, traffic services, water resources, cultural resources, and environmental services. Founded on the premise that every project, regardless of size or complexity, deserves unmatched expertise and quality assurance from concept to completion, CALYX has grown from an entrepreneurial startup to one of the most well respected civil engineering firms in the Southeast. Headquartered in Raleigh, NC, CALYX has 195 employees with offices in Charlotte, NC ; metro Atlanta and Columbus, GA; and Rock Hill, SC. To learn more, please visit or follow us on Twitter or Facebook. To apply for this position, please visit CALYX Engineers and Consultants is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All employment decisions are based on business needs without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability or veteran status.For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.