S&ME, Inc.
  • 25-Feb-2020 to 30-Apr-2020 (EST)
  • 2310-LEXINGTON
  • Lexington, KY, USA
  • Full Time

Position:  Construction Services Laboratory Technician (Seasonal)

Requisition Number: 2020-2310-07



S&ME is an employee-owned engineering firm that provides civil, geotechnical, environmental, planning, landscape architecture, survey and construction services. Consistently ranked in the top 100 of ENR's Top 500 Design Firms, our markets are diverse and include transportation, energy, water/ wastewater, commercial development, industry, healthcare, education and government. We recruit top talent and are currently seeking two (2) seasonal Laboratory Technicians to join our team in Lexington, Kentucky.



Typical assignments and responsibilities for these positions include (but are not limited to):

  • Laboratory testing of construction related materials including (but not limited to) soil, concrete, aggregate, and asphalt;
  • Daily use of Metafield, and/or other field and laboratory information management systems, for recording of testing results;
  • Communication of laboratory observations and testing results with Construction Services and Geotechnical Project Management staff;
  • Calibration of field and laboratory equipment to industry codes and standards.




  • High School Diploma or GED required;
  • Enrolled in an Associate's or Bachelor's program in Civil Engineering, Engineering Technology, Construction Management, Geology, Natural Sciences, or related degree program at an accredited institution, preferred;
  • Experience in geotechnical and/or materials laboratory testing, preferred;
  • Have completed a minimum of 24 semester hours, including soil and concrete coursework with laboratory, preferred;
  • Effective communication skills (speaking, reading, and writing), using the English language, required;
  • Willingness to work outdoors in varying weather conditions (Company will provide Personal Protective Equipment and inclement weather gear, as appropriate);
  • Advanced math skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel, required;
  • Ability to routinely lift 40 to 50 lbs. (field/laboratory samples and equipment), required;
  • Must be 18 years of age.



These are seasonal positions with competitive pay based on experience. Successful candidates must meet requirements of the company's Fleet Management Program, Substance Policy and Reference check program. Submit resume, cover letter, and salary expectations for consideration. Only qualified candidates with acceptable employment eligibility verification (I-9) will be considered. Visa assistance not provided.  S&ME reserves the right to fill this position with an internal or external candidate at any time during the search.  S&ME is not responsible for unauthorized job postings or submissions of resumes using external links/websites.



No candidate/recruiter calls, personal calls or walk-ins accepted.



An Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Minorities/Females/Disability/Veterans; VEVRAA Federal Contractor

S&ME, Inc.
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