16 days old

Construction Materials Lab Technician SW Houston

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007
Kelly Science & Clinical is currently recruiting candidates for a Construction Materials Lab Technician position at an Environmental Engineering Consulting firm in SW Houston. As a Lab Technician, you will perform a variety of standardized tests on various construction materials in accordance with established procedures utilizing a variety of laboratory instruments, devices, and equipment.


+ Perform testing on soils using ASTM and TXDOT methods including moisture, Atterberg, Gradations, Sieve, etc.

+ Proper documentation of testing results.

+ Maintain and calibrate testing equipment, including documentation.

+ Field work involving collection of samples and testing.

+ Meet priorities and deadlines as directed by supervisor/manager.

+ Frequently lift and/or move up to 65 pounds to include tools, sample containers and equipment.

+ Maintain a neat/clean/safe laboratory and work space.

+ Maintain company paid training (in house and external) and certifications.


+ AS/BS degree in a scientific field such as Environmental Science or related field is preferred; High School or GED is required

+ 5 years of lab experience in the analysis of soils, concrete, or asphalt OR SB101 Certification is required

+ Ability to perform laboratory techniques, keep accurate records, and comply with company policies

+ Ability to work with minimal supervision

+ Flexibility to work protracted or irregular hours as necessary due to client needs

+ Ability to work independently and as part of a team

+ Self-motivated, adaptable, high ownership of assigned tasks, and results oriented

+ Good communication (oral and written) through email and computer applications

+ Must possess a valid drivers license and meet companys automobile insurability requirements

This is a temp to hire position with a Monday through Friday work schedule. Pay rate range for the position is $20-24 per hour commensurate upon level of education and applicable experience. If you meet the above qualifications, please submit your resume for immediate consideration.

**You should know:** Your safety matters! Vaccination against COVID-19 may be a requirement for this job in compliance with current client and governmental policies. A Kelly recruiter will confirm and share more details with you during the interview process.

**Why Kelly** **** **Science & Clinical?**

Kelly Science & Clinical is your connection to premier scientific and clinical companies looking to hire industry experts just like you. Our team creates expert talent solutions to solve the worlds most critical challenges. Every day, we match science professionals with dream jobs that fit their skills, interests, and career goalsits the way we think job searching should be. Nearly 100 percent of our science recruiters have a professional background and education in science, so we know a thing or two about the science market and how to get your expertise noticed.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly Services is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We welcome, value, and embrace diversity at all levels and are committed to building a team that is inclusive of a variety of backgrounds, communities, perspectives, and abilities. At Kelly, we believe that the more inclusive we are, the better services we can provide. Requests for accommodation related to our application process can be directed to Kellys Human Resource Knowledge Center.
Kelly complies with the requirements of Californias state and local Fair Chance laws. A conviction does not automatically bar individuals from employment.
Posted: 2022-09-19 Expires: 2022-10-20

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Construction Materials Lab Technician SW Houston

Kelly Services
Houston, TX 77007

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast