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Actalent Field Technician in Urbandale, Iowa


  • Construction Field Technician duties include Material Testing for:

  • Aggregate, Soil, Asphalt, NDT (Non-destructive Testing), Concrete, Concrete Density, and Steel

  • visiting multiple job sites a day. Will potentially be interacting with other contractors/project owners, etc

  • Collect samples of soil or concrete

  • Foundation testing - look at reinforcing steel to be in compliance with shop drawings

  • Concrete testing

  • Log and track the numbers from the machines when testing the concrete and soil


  • material testing

  • concrete testing

  • soil sampling

  • soil analysis

  • field sampling

  • geology

  • construction

  • soil sample

  • aggregate testing

  • sample

  • dirt

  • concrete

  • environmental science

  • soil testing

Additional Skills & Qualifications:

  • Valid drivers license and clean MVR.

  • 6+ months experience testing IBC materials (concrete and soil) OR 1+ years in outdoor construction work

  • Able to work outdoor in elements, and in a team environment.

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion

At Actalent, diversity and inclusion are a bridge towards the equity and success of our people. DE&I are embedded into our culture through:

  • Hiring diverse talent

  • Maintaining an inclusive environment through persistent self-reflection

  • Building a culture of care, engagement, and recognition with clear outcomes

  • Ensuring growth opportunities for our people

Actalent is an equal opportunity employer.

About Actalent

Actalent connects passion with purpose. We help visionary companies advance their engineering and science initiatives through access to specialized experts that drive scale, innovation, and speed to market. With a network of almost 30,000 engineering and sciences consultants and more than 4,500 clients across the U.S., Canada, Asia, and Europe, Actalent serves many of the Fortune 500. An operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions, Actalent launched as a new specialized engineering and sciences services and workforce solutions brand in 2021.