Quality Control Field and Laboratory Testing Technician / Civil Construction Inspector

Denver, CO posted on January 25

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General Info

  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Denver Division – Operating Primarily in Colorado and Surrounding States
  • Minimum Years of Experience: Will Train
  • Willing to Travel
  • Speciality: Commercial, Industrial
  • Must be Eligible to Work in the US
  • Equal Opportunity Employer


Company Info

IHC is a nationally known, full-service heavy-civil contractor, specializing in building highways, airfields, streets and local roads, parking lots, industrial pavements, and water resource projects. In business for 60 years, IHC’s primary market areas include the Rocky Mountain, Midwest, and Southwest regions of the United States. A leader in concrete paving innovation and quality, IHC currently ranks in the Top 400 ENR Contractors and employs 350 employees annually.

Job Description

Test construction materials in the field and laboratory in accordance with DOT, ASTM, and AASHTO standards. Testing certifications through ACI, WAQTC, and CAPA is a plus, although Company will train and afford opportunities for certifications.

Position performs quality control inspection activities on assigned project and functional areas to ensure that products and services are in accordance with requirements. Regularly interacts with other employees and representatives from a variety of functional groups, suppliers, subcontractors and customer on project. Position implements and records inspection and testing procedures, including preparation and set-up of related equipment, and evaluates the validity and acceptability of the inspection and testing results.

Incumbent must be able and willing to work on remote projects in Colorado and neighboring states; work under very rigorous conditions – long hours and 6 to 7 days a week at times. Good communication skills are required and an ability to focus on tasks at hand, be a self-motivator, and to work well with others. Base hourly wage and Davis Bacon classification/hourly wage will be established and/or negotiated commensurate with specific experience and qualifications. Applicant must be at least 18 years old.

This is outside work in all types of environments, weather conditions, and all seasons. Due to the nature of the position, regular and timely attendance is essential and must conform to the company's hours of operation. Construction background required, prefer paving or heavy/highway construction experience. Bilingual (Spanish) is a plus

  • Valid ID, background check, and drug screening are required for all applicants.


A comprehensive benefits package is provided to meet the needs of our employees at an affordable cost. IHC pays the entire cost for some benefits and others require employee cost-sharing.  

  • Medical
  • Dental (Class I & II)
  • Company-paid Life Insurance and AD&D
  • Hourly Travel Incentive plans
  • Retirement Plan Contribution
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Employee Recognition plans (based on years of service)
  • Company Vehicle Plans
  • Relocation (for select positions)