Amec Foster Wheeler Liner Technician, Mining / Heavy Civil in Denver, Colorado

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions is accepting resumes for upcoming Liner Testing Technician, Mining/Heavy Civil needs for our Denver Mining team. Will support liner and other construction materials testing of mining/commercial/industrial projects at various US locations.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct liner inspections and perform field and laboratory QA/QC tests on liner

  • Oversee contractor testing of liner

  • May be required to operate standard construction materials testing equipment and perform routine testing procedures (primarily concrete, soils, asphalt, and geosynthetic liner systems)

  • Perform analysis or calculations to check accuracy of test data

  • Prepare daily reports of observation and test results

  • Will monitor work procedures for compliance with project specifications

  • Test and work in accordance with Company safety policies

  • Will interact with client representatives (supervisors, foremen, project managers, engineers, etc.) at project sites

  • Will travel to project sites in the US - Approximately 80% overnight travel

Qualification Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required

  • A recent graduate with a BS in Civil Engineering or Construction Management would also be a good fit for this opportunity

  • Soil and concrete testing experience a plus

  • Current valid driver’s license

  • Microsoft Office Suite experience and AutoCAD is a plus

  • Must pass drug test and must have a clean driving record in accordance with the Company's MVR driving policy

  • Ability and willingness to travel to project sites in the US - Approximately 80% overnight travel

  • Reliability – must be able to arrive at designated project sites prior to scheduled times

  • Flexibility – must be able to work outside normal business hours as required

Qualification Preferences

  • 3-10 years Construction Materials Testing experience preferably on mining projects

  • Current MSHA Certification (desired)

  • Ability to read & interpret engineers plans & specifications

Physical Demands

  • Ability to lift 50 pounds - Will routinely lift and carry materials and equipment

  • Ability to complete “Fit for Duty” examination as prescribed by company policy

  • Able to work in variable outside conditions, including extreme heat or cold

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion. We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2018-27923

Location: US-NV-Reno

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Wood Plc

External Company URL:

Street: Colorado Center

Post End Date: 12/3/2018