Lehigh Hanson Quality Control Technician in Eighty Four, Pennsylvania
Line Of Business: HMA (Hot Mix Asphalt)
Primary Location: Eighty Four-PA
The Company and the Role:
Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.
Lehigh Hanson is part of the Heidelberg Cement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.
Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Quality Control Technician . This position is responsible for testing asphalt mixes on a daily basis to ensure the products meet PA and DOT standards. This position is night shift with occasional day shift.
This position will reside in Eighty Four PA .
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled
What you will get to do:
Perform quality control tests on asphalt & aggregate products
Work in conjunction with production personnel to evaluate problems with quality.
Maintain necessary documentation of the testing procedure and results.
Prepare documentation for customers and contractors certifying the product quality.
Assist Plant Managers with other duties such as assessing stockpile inventory, performing scale clerk duties or other office clerical work, supporting plant maintenance during breakdowns.
Ensure compliance with all health, safety, and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures.
Who we are looking for :
Solid computer skills and MS Excel experience preferred.
Demonstrated basic math skills
Strong communication skills to interact with customers, contractors, agency personnel and plant personnel.
PENNDOT Asphalt Certification preferred. Must be willing and able to pass the certification if it is not currently held.
Work overtime as needed. During the construction season, the workweek may run 5 to 6 days / 45 to 65 hours per week.
Strong attention to detail and recordkeeping.
Lift and carry up to 50 pounds over 100 feet on a regular basis
Benefits & Compensation:
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Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled