Lehigh Hanson Quality Control Technician in Phoenix, Arizona

AutoReqId: 7120BR

Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)

Department: Quality

Primary Location: Phoenix-AZ

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 concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement 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 assuring product quality by conducting inspections and evaluating the finished product. This is an entry-level position with opportunities for advancement.

This opportunity is perfect for the individual who is looking to grow their career with an industry leader. As the Quality Control Technician, you will have the opportunity to learn about a stable industry as you work across the ready mix concrete and aggregates business lines. This is a unique opportunity for you to begin your career with a proven leader in the ready mix concrete, hot mix asphalt, aggregate and construction materials industry.

This position is located in Phoenix, AZ.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you’ll get to do:

  1. Safety:
  • Maintain work area in a clean, organized, and safe fashion

  • Observe all safety precautions and rules specified by federal, state, and company regulations

  • Report unsafe conditions and accidents or incidents immediately

  • Attend required safety meetings

  1. Obtains various aggregates products at the production facilities for testing purposes
  • Performs physical testing on material samples to ensure production runs are within specified limits
  1. Visits job sites to secure samples of material for further testing in order to resolve issues or disputes. Tests include slump, air content, unit weight, and yield
  • Uses test standards as listed in ASTM, AASHTO or other municipal specifications.
  1. Responsible for data entry of information into database, including new and revised mix designs and compressive strength results

  2. Frequently lifts up to 50 lbs. daily

  3. Assists other technicians with material testing as needed

  4. Performs other duties and assignments as required

Who we are looking for:

  • Must have high school diploma or general education degree (GED)

  • Some college level coursework highly preferred

  • Must have one to three months related experience and /or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Prior construction experience preferred

  • Must be proficient in mathematics

  • Must be computer literate (Windows environment) with spreadsheet experience

  • Must be capable of lifting up to 50 lbs.

Benefits & 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 the process.

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