Construction Materials Testing Technician

Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform asphalt and concrete plant inspection.
  • Perform laboratory testing on construction materials including Asphalt, Soils, and Concrete.
  • Perform field observations and materials sampling/testing during construction of roadways.
  • Perform density gauge testing for soil and asphalt pavements.
  • Cast Field Samples of Concrete, Masonry, Grout, etc. for strength verification.
  • Pick-up construction material samples and deliver to laboratory, deliver equipment to site technicians.
  • Provides clear documentation of findings and results.
  • Communicates information to Project Manager and discusses accuracy of data in preparation for submittal.
  • Submits documentation and communicates results as directed by the Project Manager

Required qualifications:

  • High School Diploma (or equivalent)
  • 0-2 years’ experience (Entry Level)
  • Strong oral and written communication
  • Ability to travel to local and occasionally out of town sites, with short notice
  • Ability to read and interpret maps and directions as well as project specifications & plans
  • Possess physical strength, stamina and dexterity for repeatedly lifting and moving, stooping, bending, climbing and standing in varying weather conditions at various remote construction sites with varying terrain
  • Ability to obtain required certifications
  • Valid driver’s license with acceptable violation history

Strongly Preferred qualifications:

  • NJSAT HMA Construction Technologist and Asphalt Plant Technologist certifications
  • ACI Field Technician, Laboratory Technician and Construction Inspector certifications
  • NICET Level I (or higher)

Benefits Available For Full-Time Employees

AID is an equal opportunity employer.

Other Job details


$20 – $29 per hour

Job type

  • Full-time
  • Part-time

Number of openings for this position

  • 1


  • Weekend availability
  • Monday to Friday


  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k) matching