June 11, 2024

Construction Materials Testing Technician – Entry Level (Bangor and Lisbon, Maine)

JTC is a mid sized company with a small business atmosphere! We are consistently growing and support the growth of our people!

John Turner Consulting, Inc. (JTC) is looking for Entry Level Materials Testing Technicians to join our engineering team in our Fessenden Geotechnical subsidiary offices in Bangor and Lisbon, Maine.

Successful candidates will possess outstanding attention to detail, can read and understand construction plans, accurately document and report collected information, and possess the ability to communicate effectively with clients.

This is a full-time position with competitive pay based on experience. The individual will assist in performing field testing of soils and concrete. Must have strong work ethic, ability to work independently, be detail oriented and organized, and able to successfully pass written and practical certification exams once the training period is complete.


  • Perform internal and external inspections to determine if construction elements meet the acceptance criteria of a specific code, standard or document.
  • Interpret regulations, codes and industry standards to apply to daily tests and inspections
  • Compile and submit inspection reports, daily
  • Perform other construction materials testing and inspection, when necessary
  • Lifting required 40 to 50 lbs.
  • Basic math, writing and communication skills required
  • Proficient in MS Excel and Word a must
  • Access to a computer with internet access is preferred


  • The ideal candidate will have 0 to 2 years’ experience and:
  • Ability to work safely and efficiently while being assigned multiple tasks.
  • Thrives in a workplace where Positive AttitudeSelf-directionMotivation, and Personal Accountability are recognized and rewarded.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • An ability to communicate clearly and effectively with peers, supervisors, clients, subcontractors and regulators.
  • Work flexible shifts and to adapt to changing work schedules, including nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Dependable transportation with a valid driver’s license with acceptable violation history.
  • Some construction-related experience will be advantageous

We will train the right candidate in the field of soils, concrete, and Asphalt.

Job Type:
– Full-time / in person

– $15 to $22 per hour

Jtc Offers Advancement Potential and a Competitive Compensation And Benefits Package:
– 401(k)
– Dental insurance
Health insurance
– Paid time off

Please Submit Resumes To:
– Kristianna Purington at kpurington@consultjtc.com

JTC is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

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