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P osition Summary
This position will be responsible for managing and overseeing the activities of WSB’s construction and geotechnical materials testing laboratories.
WSB currently has two labs with the main lab in Burnsville and a second lab in Rochester. This position will have overall responsibility for both labs and some field testing staff.
Testing will be performed on soil, aggregate, concrete and asphalt / bituminous pavement. The lab manager will properly train personnel and follow state and federal standards, project specifications and the company quality management system when performing tests.
The lab manager will ensure testing is completed in a safe and timely manner, maintain and record log of daily work and tests performed and time and materials expended.
While the focus of the position will be on Laboratory Management, there may be times that you will also function as an instructor, supervisor, material tester and spend time in the field addressing materials related issues.
A strong knowledge of aggregates, concrete and bituminous materials and testing procedures is essential as is an understanding of materials properties and performance.
Minimum Education and Experience
Preferred Education and Experience
Note : Depending on your assignment, you may be required to drive your own vehicle. Therefore, you must be able to provide a vehicle suitable for use on construction sites.
We will compensate you at the current federal per mile rate for use of your own vehicle for work related activities.
Who We Are : WSB is a design and consulting firm specializing in engineering, community planning, environmental, and construction services.
We provide solutions for the places, spaces and systems that support our lives. We offer services in more than 25 complementary areas across the nation.
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