Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

Here are a few things you should know:
  • This site is mobile friendly. You do not need a log-in or password to access information.
  • Jobs on this site are original and unduplicated and come from three sources: the Federal government, state workforce agency job banks, and corporate career websites. All jobs are vetted to ensure there are no scams, training schemes, or phishing.
  • The site is refreshed daily to remove out-of-date content.
  • The newest jobs are listed first, so use the search features to match your interests. You can look for jobs in a specific geographical location, by title or keyword, or you can use the military crosswalk. You may want to do something different from your military career, but you undoubtedly have skills from that occupation that match to a civilian job.

Job Information

Actalent Construction Materials Technician - Elizabethtown in Glendale, Kentucky

Construction Technician - Training Provided

Elizabethtown, KY


Actalent is seeking Engineering Technicians to support a large construction project in Elizabethtown, KY. This person will be responsible for performing tests and inspections on various building materials to ensure they meet project specifications. These materials can include concrete, soil, asphalt, aggregates and more. The responsibilities of this role can be trained and does not require prior experience.

This role will be supporting one of the largest active construction projects in the US, worth over $7B and slated for the next 2.5+ years. This role will provide consistent overtime hours year round for the duration of the project.

  • Perform testing and inspection of construction activities, including concrete, soils, masonry, asphalt, aggregate and reinforcing steel

  • Review project drawings and specifications,

  • Report test results and time sheet to the Project Manager in a timely fashion.

  • The candidate must have good written and verbal communication skills, and must have knowledge of basic computer software such as Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word.

  • Experience and certifications are preferred, but not required. Such certifications may include NICET, ACI Field, ODOT, NETTCP and/or ICC.

  • Training will be provided.

Skills & Qualifications:

-High school diploma

-Willingness to work variable schedule including OT and weekends

-Willingness to work outdoors in various weather conditions

-Valid drivers license

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.