Lab Technician 1 -Concrete
Select Location: Minnesota: Saint Paul, MN
AET is an international leader in concrete testing, and we have an opening for a Technician I on our team. The lab technician will assist engineers and senior technicians with ASTM, DOT, and ACI (American Concrete Institute) testing procedures. This includes mixing batches of concrete to test specifications. No experience with concrete testing is needed as training is provided. This department is capable of conducting over 200 test methods, so we’re looking for someone who can follow precise instructions and who enjoys team work.
At American Engineering Testing, you’ll have the opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry. Every day our employees apply their diverse skills, expertise, and knowledge to our mission of engineering and delivering creative solutions that improve our world. We’ll support you as a valued member of our team, whether you’re established in your career or just starting out, through training programs, hands-on experience, mentoring opportunities, and guidance from respected industry leaders. As a 100% employee-owned company, our employees share in the rewards of our growth and success.
IN THIS JOB, YOU WILL:
Mix batches of concrete and cast into cylinders or blocks for further testing
Perform basic concrete testing – fresh and hardened
Assist senior team members with daily duties and assigned projects
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
HS diploma or equivalent
Previous experience in a fast-paced role where attention to detail was necessary such as food prep, serving, or bartending
Interest in becoming certified in test methods and ACI
Ability to frequently lift 30-60 pounds from floor to two feet
American Engineering Testing, Inc. (AET) specializes in geotechnical engineering, pavement engineering, environmental consulting, building technology consulting, construction materials design and testing, and petrographic/chemical analysis. Our extensive in-house resources and solid reputation attract quality-focused regional, national, and international clients from a wide range of industries.
AET is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer; AA/EEO/Veterans/Disability friendly employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other characteristic protected by applicable Federal, State, or local laws. Reasonable accommodations or workable solutions may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.