Material Testing Technician (Union)
Burns Harbor, IN 
Posted 5 days ago
Job Description
Material Testing Technician (Union)
Job Locations US-IN-Burns Harbor
Job ID 2021-1809
# of Openings Remaining 3
About DLZ

DLZ Corporation is an award-winning architecture and engineering firm serving public and private entities across the nation. As a multidisciplinary firm, DLZ provides engineering and architectural design services, construction management, surveying, right-of-way acquisition and materials testing. In 2016, DLZ was named Design Firm of the Year by Engineering News-Record (ENR) Midwest. In addition, DLZ is consistently ranked as one of ENR's Top 150 U.S. Design Firms. Our growth is a testament to the quality of our work and the satisfaction of our clients.

Our mission is to build on our reputation for excellence by becoming the preferred architectural, engineering, and environmental firm. We focus on meeting and exceeding our clients' expectations and are known for our competence, integrity, and contributions to the people and communities we service and in which we live.

Job Description

DLZ is looking for dependable individuals to fill a variety of Union Material Testing Technician opportunities in Burns Harbor, IN!

Duties & Responsibilities:

    Perform material testing and observation, keep accurate record of results for prompt reporting.
  • Maintain field equipment in proper working order.
  • Assist in hand coring operations
  • Calibrate assigned field equipment.
  • Perform all work in a safe and responsible manner, in accordance with DLZ's Health and Safety Plan.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Qualifications:

  • High School Graduate or equivalent.
  • Member in good standing with the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 150
  • Insurable driving record, ability to pass background and drug testing required.
  • Able to lift up to 75lbs throughout daily functions.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Excel.
  • Ability to work over 40 hours per week as needed, may be on short notice.
  • Union Technician Level (B, C, D or E) to be determined based on Experience and Union Contract Required Certifications below:
    • ACI Level I, II Certification
    • ACI Concrete Inspector Certification
    • CWI Certification
    • Troxler Class Certification
    • ANST Level I, 2 or 3 - MT, PT, UT, VT Certification
    • ASNT Level II-MT, PT, VT Certification
    • Bentonite Slurry Certification
    • IDOT Level I, II, III Asphalt-Concrete Certification
    • Soils and Granular Material Experience four (4) or more years
    • Floor Flatness Certified Dipstick
    • Roofing Observations
    • ASNT Level II-UT Certification
    • NICET Level I, II, III Certification
    • ICBO fireproofing Certification
    • ICBO-Masonry, Steel, Concrete Certification
    • CWI-Certified Welding Inspector
    • INDOT Qualified Technician

Compensation is commensurate with experience, premium pay as appropriate. Excellent Union Local 150 health insurance, retirement plans, and paid vacation offered.


At DLZ we have an innovative wellness program including gym reimbursement!

DLZ is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. DLZ fully supports and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other category protected by federal, state, and local laws.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
4 years
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