Lehigh Hanson Quality Control Technician in San Diego, California
Line Of Business: RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)
Primary Location: San Diego-CA
WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING
We’re Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.
We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.
We’re a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don’t ask you to “fit in” to our culture. We invite you to add to it.
HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO
Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Quality Control Technician to join our hot mix asphalt, ready mix concrete, and aggregate QC team. 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 hot-mixed asphalt, 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 will be based in San Diego, CA.
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR
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
- 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
- Visits job or production sites to secure samples of material for further testing. Testing will include, but is not limited to gradations, sand equivalents, cleanness values, asphalt binder contents (ignition oven), etc.
- Uses test standards as listed in ASTM, AASHTO or other municipal specifications.
Responsible for data entry of information into database, including new and revised mix designs and compressive strength results
Frequently lifts up to 50 lbs. daily
Assists other technicians with material testing as needed
Performs other duties and assignments as required
HERE’S WHAT WE’RE 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.
BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET’S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!
At Lehigh Hanson, we care a great deal about your health which is why there is no waiting period to participate in highly competitive medical, dental, vision, and life insurance programs. In addition, we offer a 401(k) retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions.
Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled