• Staff Construction Quality Assurance Technician

    Location US-Richmond, VA
    Posted Date 4 months ago(2/13/2018 4:33 PM)
    Job ID
    Area of Interest
    EN - Construction Materials, Testing and Engineering
    Job Type
    Full Time
    # of Positions
    Education (Minimum)
    High School Diploma
    Experience (Years)
  • Job Responsibilities

    Golder Associates is an employee-owned company specializing in ground engineering and environmental services. We are seeking a full time entry level Construction Inspector for our Richmond, Virginia office. The successful candidate will conduct Construction Quality Assurance (CQA) observation and testing services for earthen and geosynthetic containment systems for a variety of local and national solid waste and mining containment facilities.


    Responsibilities include: 

    • Field testing and sampling of soil, aggregate and concrete materials.
    • Geosynthetics monitoring and testing.
    • Construction observation and documentation.
    • Document interpretation to ensure projects are completed in accordance with project design drawings and technical specifications.
    • Interaction with both contractors and owners in a positive and constructive manner to solve issues that arise during construction.
    • Assist with other field activities as needed including but not limited to geophysical surveys, stormwater and groundwater sampling, surveying, etc.

    Job Requirements

    • A High School diploma or equivalent is required.
    • Associates Degree preferred-
    • The ability to perform all duties within established deadlines while maintaining a high level of accuracy.
    • Travel, including travel for extended assignments is required.
    • Daily report writing and construction documentation is required.
    • The ability to communicate constructively with contractors, owners and Golder Project Managers is essential.
    • Ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure.
    • Candidate must be eligible to work in the U.S.
    • Must be able to lift up to 50 pounds.
    • Possess a valid U.S. driver’s license and have a clean driving record.
    • Pass a pre-employment physical including a drug screening and criminal background check.

    **While we appreciate the interest of all candidates, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls please.**

    Additional Information

    Our Staff Benefit from:

    • An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates 
    • Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth 
    • Employee mentoring program 
    • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages 

    Golder Associates Statement

    Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy.    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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