Performs routine material tests and manufacturing process inspections in laboratories, plants and at points of supply. Employees at this level follow standard practices that do not require frequent supervision of details.
The essential duties for this job include:
Assists in maintaining equipment.
Inspects materials at point of supply to ensure materials conform to Department specifications.
Performs routine material tests and inspects manufacturing processes and plant equipment in a manufacturing plant to ensure materials conform to Department specifications; as required moves material samples.
Prepares inspection or test reports.
Receives training in material specifications and inspection procedures and techniques.
Records test data on worksheets and performs calculations to convert raw data into specific units of measurement.
Works on core drill or auger rig crew.
Performs other job responsibilities as assigned.
Secures, logs in and prepares samples of raw materials or manufactured materials at various stages of production for testing.
The required competencies for this job include:
Follow verbal and written instructions
Aggregates and asphalt
Materials used in highway/bridge construction and maintenance
Laboratory testing procedures and methodologies
Conducting laboratory tests
Performing calculations using algebra, trigonometry and geometry
Training in a classroom, office and field environment
The use of personal computers and applicable programs, applications and systems
Maintaining a safe working environment
This job requires the following:
This job requires the following:
2 years in Laboratory work, material inspection or other engineering related activities
(Experience can be satisfied by fulltime or prorated part-time equivalent)
No supervisory experience required.
Related College education or relevant technical training may be substituted for experience on year per year basis.
Licenses and Certifications
The following Licenses and/or Certifications are required for this job:
Safety Impact Certificate
Valid Class C Driver's license at time of application
This is a Safety Impact position (either Safety Impact, Commercial Driver and/or Vessel Crew Member) and will be subject to random drug testing.
Safety Impact and Commercial Driver certifications are not required at the time of application. The Safety Impact and Commercial Driver certifications will be issued by TxDOT at the time of hire.*
Conditions of Employment
Standard Conditions of Employment:
Additional Conditions of Employment:
Safety Impact certifications are not required at the time of application. As required, the Safety Impact, Commercial Driver and/or Vessel Crewmember certification(s) will be issued by TxDOT at the time of hire.
Required to work during emergency situations.
Required to work weekends and holidays.
Required to work hours other than 8 to 5.
Required to work under exposure to inclement weather conditions.
Required to wear personal protective equipment provided by employer and comply with all safety requirements.
Must attend work regularly and observe approved work hours.
Resumes are accepted for additional information, but you must complete the online State of Texas application to include a summary of your work experience. If this information is not completed, your application will be rejected. "See Resume" will not be accepted for work experience.
Driving a state vehicle is required to perform the essential functions of this job.
Texas Department Of Transportation