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Graduate Scientist - Construction Materials Testing at Pennoni

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Location: Bethlehem, Pennsylvania





Job Description:

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.

Job Responsibilities

Pennoni is currently looking for an entry-level candidate with a science background to serve as a Laboratory Technician working with construction materials. Job functions include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform construction materials testing in the laboratory per ASTM, AASHTO, PTM and AWWA standards.

  • Materials include Portland cement concrete, masonry products, Portland cement, soils and aggregate.

  • Read and interpret standard test procedures and specifications.

  • Successfully perform written and performance exams for certification.

  • Physical ability to perform essential duties, which include being capable of lifting up to 50 pounds.

  • Ability to work overtime when required.

  • Perform routine maintenance on laboratory equipment; calibration of laboratory equipment; general house cleaning; and assisting with various quality control programs, which include proficiency samples.

Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.