Lehigh Hanson Quality Control Manager in Connellsville, Pennsylvania

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Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)

Department: Quality

Primary Location: Connellsville-PA

Job Posting:

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 related products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, the global market leader in aggregates with leading positions in cement, concrete and other downstream activities. Following the acquisition of Italcementi, the company employs some 63,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in around 60 countries.

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a qualified Ready Mix Concrete Quality Control Manager. This position will be responsible for the overall quality control and assurance program within the West Virginia and Pennsylvania ready mix concrete business.

This position could either be in Connellsville, PA or Vienna WV location.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you will get to do:

  • Ensures compliance with all health, safety and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures.

  • Developing and assuming the maintenance of site “quality control programs”, includes monitoring of each site and end-products in order to ensure compliance of each quality control program.

  • Prepares/reviews mix designs to ensure the technical correctness of all mix design submittals.

  • Manager costs associated with laboratory and quality control programs; scheduling, budgeting and forecasting.

  • Coach and guide process locations in achieving the utmost in quality; includes providing process personnel with tools to monitor quality.

  • Instill and indoctrinate customer service into everyone associated with products; quality problems, quality improvement and customer service.

  • Provide, develop and educate employees on “value selling tools” i.e. develop manuals for sales force to use in competitors’ marketplace.

  • Keep abreast of changes, new innovations, etc. related to product quality and the industry; convey such information to appropriate personnel.

  • Maintain an outstanding working relationship with the DOT and FHWA via partnering; provide positive development for the industry.

  • Other job duties as assigned

What we are looking for:

  • Bachelor degree (B.S.) from college or university preferred; plus 1-3 years job-related prior experience. Must be able to obtain state specific professional certificates for testing of Ready Mix concrete.

  • End use knowledge/certification: ACI Field Tech/NRMCA-Concrete Production control; DOT Aggregate Control Technician – Levels I & II

  • Apply advanced mathematical concepts as applicable

  • Strong customer service orientation

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Computer skills/knowledge, SAP, Command QC a plus

  • Training in “alternative disputes resolution” helpful

  • Good general knowledge of industry and terminology

  • Knowledge of statistical charging.

Benefits and Compensation:

We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in process.

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Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled