Allan Myers

  • Density Technician

    Job Locations US-VA-Richmond
    Posted Date 3 months ago(2/5/2018 4:51 PM)
    # of Openings
    Other Craft Position
  • Responsibilities

    • Runs daily quality control tests to ensure compliance with specification of various projects and with federal, state and local regulations.
    • Develops and adheres to all quality control procedures for the Asphalt Field Operations.
    • Coordinates quality control procedures on various projects with representatives of federal, state and local government agencies.
    • Conducts various Field test using established scientific protocols.
    • Coordinates with the Roller Operators and Field Managers to ensure a Quality Product that adheres to contract specifications.
    • Receives and analyzes reports from DOT and Consulting companies to ensure that all testing is conforming to specifications and Project requirements
    • Has the ability to Perform core testing and Nuclear Gauge testing in an efficient and timely manner so information can be relayed to Project team and onsite Field Managers.
    • Preforms other job related duties as required or assigned.



    • Asphalt Field Level 1 & 2 VDOT Certifications required
    • Nuclear Radiation Safety Certificate required or the ability to complete and pass the required class within 1 week of employment (online).
    • Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience; 3-5 years preferred.
    • Knowledge of types of products and product components and the applicability of government regulation on product quality is necessary.
    • Knowledge of lab scientific protocols is a must.






    Technical: labor and equipment reporting, operations means and methods, preconstruction planning, quality control/assurance, safety policies and procedures, safe work procedures.

    Business: relationship management.

    Leadership/Management: accountability, change management, coaching/mentoring, corporate policies, decision making, leadership, people development, progress reporting, supervisory, training/teaching.

    Personal Attributes/Skills: business ethics/integrity, conflict resolution, diversity, influence/persuasion, listening skills, negotiations, oral communications, problem solving, time management, written communications.


    Phyiscal Demands:

    Requires the ability to stand, walk, reach, climb or balance. Occasionally requires the ability to sit, use hands/fingers, stoop, kneel and crouch. Frequently requires the ability to lift up to 50 lbs. Requires the following specific types of vision: close, distance, color, peripheral, depth perception and ability to adjust focus.


    Work Environment:

    Exposure to the following environmental conditions: wet and/or humid (non-weather) conditions, moving mechanical parts, high/precarious places, fumes or airborne particles, toxic/caustic chemicals, outside weather conditions, risk of electrical shock, work with explosives and vibration. Subject to loud noise levels due to equipment operation.


    Allan Myers is the largest heavy civil construction company and materials provider in the Mid-Atlantic with seven regional offices and 15 asphalt and aggregate plants. With a workforce of more than 2,000 hard working men and women, and our own extensive fleet of vehicles and equipment, there is no job that we can not tackle. The markets we serve include: design-build, site development, transportation, water and asphalt and aggregate production. With more than 75 years of history under our belt, we are constantly growing and pushing ourselves to take on new challenges that are bigger and bolder. We are a team of hard-working men and women as strong as the structures we build. With Myers on your helmet, you'll be part of an elite team, bonded by their determination, committed to building the face of tomorrow, today.



    Allan Myers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse workforce (Minority/Female/ Protected Veterans/Disabled).




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