Holcim (US) Inc. Quality Control Technician I in Moorhead, Minnesota

Overview

PURPOSE

The QC Technician will be responsible for the collection of Ready-Mix samples and performing quality control testing at job sites and various RMX locations to ensure product meets or exceeds standards.

Responsibilities

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Examines laboratory samples to determine their physical and chemical properties.

  • Uses a variety of instruments and calculations to determine conformity.

  • Performs various tests to make certain that samples meet required standards.

  • Records, analyzes, certifies and prepares summaries of findings.

  • Maintains records of test results using various databases.

  • Optimizes mix designs to reduce costs of material used, by adding recycled materials or additives.

  • Assists with customer service issues as required.

  • Troubleshoots to determine reason for problem or complaint.

  • Collects samples from various plants/job sites as required

RELATIONSHIPS WITH OTHER JOBS

Works closely with Operations and Sales

Qualifications

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES

Required Education: High School diploma/GED

Additional Education Preferred: Associates degree preferred, not required

Required Work Experience:

  • 2-3 years of quality control experience in a building materials or construction-related industry.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • Ability to compute rates, rations and percentages.

Required Training/Certifications:

  • MARTCP Certification HMA Level 1 minimum. (Level 2 preferred)

  • State regulated or industry certifications, as required

Required Computer and Software Skills : Basic proficiency computer and systems skills

Travel Requirements : Minimal

Additional Requirements :

  • Knowledgeable with demonstrated good judgment

  • Ability to build effective relationships with all business stakeholders.

  • Effective interpersonal skills

  • Proficient written and oral communication skills

  • Effectiveorganizationand planning skills

  • Proficient time management skills, and ability to prioritize tasks

  • Knowledge of OH&S and environmental policies and procedures.

Other:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel.

  • The employee frequently is required to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear.

  • The employee will frequently be required to walk on rocky, irregular surfaces that may be muddy and in reduced lighting conditions.

  • The employee is occasionally required to sit.

  • The employee must frequently shovel for 3 minutes with an 8 lb. shovel, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.

  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distant vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to moving mechanical parts.

  • The employee is frequently exposed to high, precarious places; fumes or airborne particles, confined space, outside weather conditions, low lighting, artificial lighting, and explosives.

  • The employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, proximity to electrical equipment, and vibration.

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate and occasionally

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EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled

# of Openings 1

Requisition ID 2018-4885

Position Type Salaried Full-Time

Category Quality Control

Product Line Aggregates

Job Locations US-MN-Moorhead

Company Aggregate Industries Management, Inc.