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Materials Inspector
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NDT.org Job Number: 50741 * Please reference NDT.org Job Number on all correspondence
Contact: LB
Phone: 510-594-0510
Company: Alta Vista Solutions
State: CA California
Contact: LB
Country: United States
Pay: DOE
Alta Vista Solutions, Inc. (AVS) is a client-centered firm focused on effectively and efficiently solving today’s engineering challenges to keep projects moving forward. Recognized in our industry for providing innovative, realistic, and practical solutions, AVS has helped owners deliver some of the world’s largest and most challenging infrastructure projects. Our team of approachable experts and meticulous technicians work diligently to advance projects without compromising quality.

ALTA VISTA SOLUTIONS is currently looking for a Materials Inspector to perform services relating to field sampling and testing of materials used in the construction of roadways. Work includes performing field and plant inspections during the production and placement of asphalt concrete, portland cement concrete, and other construction related material such as oil binder, aggregates, cements, and admixtures. Inspectors will also visit quarries and mine pits to witness material source sampling, stockpiling and testing samples of binders, cement admixtures and other related materials.
Skills & Abilities:
• Knowledgeable on the placement, sampling, and testing of materials used in state transportation projects.
• Knowledgeable of construction contract documents to include plans and specifications.
• Knowledgeable of material testing requirements and QA/QC frequencies as they relate to Caltrans Special Provisions, Standard Specifications, and Construction Manuel.
• Familiarity with weighing and batching equipment.
• Ability to interpret material test data, provide analytical determination of material acceptability, rand visually recognize basic material properties throughout production and placement.
• Work independently, make clear recommendations, prepare concise reports/documentation, and work constructively with others.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Have a minimum of 5 years of current experience in the inspection, sampling and testing of materials used on state transportation projects.
• Possess current California Test Method certifications for materials typically utilized in state transportation projects.
• Experienced in performing compaction testing and certified in Nuclear Gauge Operator Training.
• Possess a valid California drivers licenses
• Have the ability to lift and carry a minimum of 50 lbs.

Interested Candidates should submit a resume and cover letter to: recruiting@altavistasolutions.com

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