Consulting Technician
 

Overview of Job Function:

This position includes a combination of duties related to field data collection, equipment maintenance/support and data reduction. The specialized test equipment is based in Ventura California.


Principal Duties and Essential Responsibilities:

  • Field Data Collection

    • Learn to operate and maintain Dynatest’s various pieces of specialized pavement testing equipment including, but not limited to:

      • Falling/Heavy Weight Deflectometers (F/HWD) and Fast FWD

      • Light Weight Deflectometers (LWD)

      • Locked Wheel and Continuous Slip Pavement Friction Testers for Runways and Roads (RFT and PFT)

      • Road Surface Profilers (RSP)

      • Multi-Function Survey Vehicles (MFV)

    • Operate the various pieces of test equipment on projects as needed

    • Assist with manual pavement distress field data collection as needed

    • Provide suggestions for process improvements

  • Equipment Support/Maintenance

    • Assist with the maintenance of the various pieces of test equipment.

    • Keep the various pieces of test equipment calibrated and certified, as needed

    • Assist in training other field staff on the operation/maintenance/calibration of the various systems, as needed.

    • Provide and/or assist with providing equipment calibration services to Dynatest equipment clients (friction, profilers, F/HWD)

    • Provide suggestions for equipment/software improvements

    • Assist with development of new applications of Dynatest equipment

  • Data Reduction/Analysis

    • Conduct limited data reduction and learn to recognize proper data formats and values for the F/HWD, LWD, RSP, P/RFT, and MFV

    • Perform pavement distress rating using Dynatest Explorer, as needed in the office

  • And other duties as required.

Special Position Requirements:

  • Travel Required, Estimated travel time (Field/Office): 70/30

  • Must be able to travel by air

  • All Dynatest North America, Consulting Technicians, are required to have a valid DOT Medical

  • Examiner’s Certificate.


As an equal opportunity employer, Dynatest prides itself in providing employees with a work environment in which all individuals are treated with respect and dignity. This means we are committed to providing equal opportunity to all qualified employees and applicants for employment without regard to one’s race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, disability, alienage or citizenship status, marital status, creed, genetic predisposition or carrier status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, compensation, training, leave of absence or termination.
 

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