DLZ Corporation

  • Field Technician

    Job Locations US-MI-Melvindale
    # of Openings
  • About DLZ

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    DLZ Corporation is a leader in design and construction of our public infrastructure.  We provide construction management, inspection and testing on a diverse range of projects.  Our engineers and field personnel are experienced, trained, and certified for the inspection and testing of construction projects.  Our team-oriented approach allows us to facilitate solutions to construction issues and provide fully integrated services.


    DLZ Corporation is an award-winning, full-service organization, which has provided complete project management, surveying, construction administration, engineering and architectural design services for nearly 100 years. 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, a Top 100 Pure Design Firm, Top 50 Program Management Firm,  Top 100 Construction Management for Fee Firm; and a Top 50 Trenchless Design Technology Firm. DLZ has also been recognized by Roads & Bridges magazine as a Top "Go-To" Design Firm for road and highway, storm water, and mass transit design.

    Job Description

    DLZ Corporation is looking for entry level individuals willing to work hard and learn new skills.  DLZ will provide the necessary training for you to be successful in your role as a Field Technician for projects in Michigan!



    • Perform material testing of soils, aggregates, asphalt concrete and concrete at the time of placement on an active construction site.
    • Interpret specifications and working drawings.
    • Field inspection, testing, sampling, equipment, and equipment maintenance on assigned project.
    • Obtain and record field data, in a legible and organized fashion; as required by the plans, specifications, or project staff.  Generate and compile field reports.
    • Record daily installed construction quantities.
    • Speak with team members on a construction site, including the contractor and owner’s representatives.
    • Communicate with all entities keeping everyone fully informed.
    • Maintain vehicles and equipment as required.
    • Understand and follow public health and safety requirements and the proper safety procedures.
    • Perform other duties as assigned.
    Job Qualifications:
    • High School Graduate or equivalent
    • Ability to verbally communicate and relay accurate information
    • Computer skills required
    • Must have attention to detail
    • Valid driver’s License and ability to pass MVR check required
    • Ability to frequently lift 50lbs
    • Ability to travel throughout the tri-state area
    • The Following Certifications are Preferred:
      • ACI Concrete Field Testing
      • Nuclear Densometer Safety


    At DLZ we offer an excellent benefit package including health, dental, vision and life insurance, medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, health savings account, and 401(k) with an Employee Stock Ownership Program. We also offer 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.



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