Testing Technician I - Building and Construction

Architectural Testing Inc

Cleveland, OH

JOB DETAILS
HEADQUARTERS
Cleveland, OH, US
LOCATION
Cleveland, OH
POSTED
30+ days ago
Description

Intertek, a leading provider of ATIC (Assurance, Testing, Inspection and Certification) Services, is looking for a Technician to join our Building and Construction team. Ranked #15 on the 2020 ENR list of Top 500 Design Firms, and with more than a hundred offices across North America, the building and construction team provides the architectural, engineering and construction (A/E/C) industry with a full suite of capabilities both in the lab and on site. From testing, inspection and certification services to building sciences solutions, the company delivers Total Quality Assurance to the built environment.

This position is responsible for performing testing and inspections at building sites.

Duties:

  • Take full responsibility for assigned projects
  • eview and thoroughly understand contract requirements, and obtain authorization for and document any deviations
  • Coordinate testing and inspections schedule with equipment schedule and other department testing
  • Check calibration status of test equipment prior to testing. Read and be familiar with standard.
  • Analyse test results and write accurate and concise test reports that summarize the test procedures and results
  • Communicate with clients regarding test preparation, procedures, and results
  • Assist department admin in invoicing for all assigned projects
  • Learn test standards and test procedures (e.g., AAMA, ASTM, etc.)
  • Maintain tools and equipment; inventory supplies; maintain cleanliness of work area
  • Assist in the sales and marketing of testing services to new and potential clients
  • Perform other work as required

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Degree in a technical field desired, or equivalent related experience, preferred (construction, glazing, roofing or similar general construction background, preferred)
  • Must be technically competent to understand and communicate test procedures, specifications, and results and possess a mechanical aptitude
  • Must be familiar with Quality Assurance policies and procedures which relate to the control, storage, and disposition of test specimens
  • General construction/carpentry knowledge and experience using power tools
  • Physical ability to routinely lift at least 50 pounds
  • Physical ability to sit, stand, crouch, bend, climb stairs and ladders, crawl, push, pull, etc. as required to perform job duties
  • Ability to follow directions and work with minimal supervision
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Strong communication skills - both written and oral
  • Good computer skills using Word and Excel, and AutoCAD if applicable
  • Ability to travel as business needs dictate
  • Valid driver's license and acceptable driving record.

A career with Intertek means joining a global network of professionals dedicated to bringing quality and safety to life. Our vision is to become the world's most trusted partner for Quality Assurance and we offer our employees the chance to make an impact with attractive growth opportunities in this industry on a global scale.

We offer a salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status or on the basis of disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, or gender identity.

Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test.

About the Company

Architectural Testing Inc