Lehigh Hanson QC Associate in Torrance, Pennsylvania

AutoReqId: 6799BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Quality

Primary Location: Torrance-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 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.

Do you like to collect and examine rocks when you were a kid? Would you like to be instrumental in guaranteeing product quality? Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Quality Control Technician. This position is responsible for conducting aggregate quality control tests and performing related duties as required within the PennDOT certified producer program. Additionally, this position may at times be required to work nights, operate the truck scale at a site, perform clerical work and other peripheral duties as required.

This position is required to work at multiple locations.

This position is located in Torrance, PA.

Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

What you'll get to do :

  • List and test quality control samples

  • Document test results

  • Provide feedback to management to ensure the production process yields product that is in compliance with specifications

  • Maintain and calibrate testing equipment

  • Review and discuss test results with state representatives, provide assistance to state representative in testing and sampling

  • Prepare and supply certifications for material shipped

  • Control and monitor aggregates stock piles to ensure proper product mixtures and prevent contamination

  • Ensure compliance with all health, safety and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures; perform daily equipment inspections, as well as identify and assist in correcting unsafe conditions

  • Operate the truck scale when needed

  • Other duties as assigned

Who we are looking for :

  • Demonstrated basic math skills

  • Strong communication skills to interact with customers, contractors and plant personnel

  • PennDOT certification preferred. Must be willing and able to pass the certification if it is not currently held

  • Ability to work overtime and or different shifts as needed

  • Ability to work independently

  • Strong attention to detail and recordkeeping

  • Ability to lift and carry up to 50 pounds over 100 feet on a regular basis

  • Solid computer skills preferred

  • Complies with all federal, state and local guidelines

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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Lehigh Hanson is a Drug Free Workplace

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