Construction Materials Technician/ Inspector (Paducah, KY)

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. is accepting applications for a Construction Materials Technician/ Inspector (Paducah, KY)

Essential Job Functions/Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for quality control, construction monitoring, evaluating materials and workmanship, and interpreting contract documents
  • Tasks will include, but not be limited to soil, aggregate, asphalt and concrete testing; inspection of reinforcing steel, wood framing, structural steel, light gauge metal framing; seismic inspection of mechanical, electrical, plumbing and ceiling grid
  • Observes work in progress to ensure conformance with specifications.
  • Maintains daily inspection report of construction inspection activities.
  • Inspects operation and material on the job site.
  • May interpret specifications as related to materials and workmanship.
  • Receives moderate supervision.
  • Reports regularly to the Project Manager.
  • Responsible for keeping equipment and vehicle in good working condition and report any problems or repairs needed in a timely manner.

Desired Skills:

  • Strong spoken and written communication skills
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritize multiple tasks
  • Effective work in both individual and team environments
  • Ability to work as a team player with individuals, diverse groups, and the public.
  • Experienced with programs such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook


  • Candidates with certifications of ACI, NICET, Troxler Nuclear Density, ASNT and/or AWS-CWI are preferred, but not required
  • Driver’s license and good driving record are required.


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental and Vision Insurance (employee coverage employer paid)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance of $50,000
  • Additional Life Insurance available for employee and dependents
  • Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Employer Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Generous Company Match 401k
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) or Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
  • Remote Work Possible
  • Flexible Schedule

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering and Testing The Bacon Farmer Workman and Marcum Engineering family of companies are committed to providing multi-disciplined, full-service engineering excellence through planning, design, and construction observation phase services for Civil, Structural, Transportation, Mechanical and Electrical projects of diverse complexities.

EEO/AA/M/F/Vet/Disability Employer


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