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Quality Control Lab Technician - Fort Myers/ Naples, FL

Location:  Fort Myers, FL, US, 33913
Company:  Preferred Materials - Asphalt


Job ID:  118165


Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division, part of Oldcastle Materials South Division of Companies, is the leader in production of high-quality hot mix and warm mix asphalt, and, with a team of skilled contracting professionals, Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division also offers design-build and conventional-bid-build solutions for roadway and civil construction projects.  Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, and with offices throughout Florida and in Savannah, Georgia, and Hardeeville, South Carolina, Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division performs asphalt paving, grading, and related roadway services.  Our employees make Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division a great place to work.  We promote a strong safety culture, where employees take responsibility for their own safety.

We are seeking an experienced Quality Control Lab Technician to join our Southwest Regional Team (Laurel, Fort Myers, Naples).

This QC Lab Technician performs routine testing of Hot Mix Asphalt and assists in adjustments to plant settings to ensure compliance with job and agency specifications.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform daily QC testing on Hot Mix Asphalt as required by governing agencies and at the discretion of the QC Manager
  • Perform data collection and reporting
  • Assist in mix design development and changes in plant production
  • Perform stockpile analysis on incoming aggregates and RAP stockpiles as needed


Qualifications and Experience:

  • High School Diploma and/or GED Equivalent
  • Knowledge and ability to perform mathematical skills(adding, subtracting, division, multiplication, percentages and weights)
  • Minimum of six months experience in asphalt quality control needed
  • FDOT Asphalt Level I & II Training is preferred
  • Ability to perform strenuous work
  • Ability to read and comprehend technical manuals
  • Ability to read and use measurement devices
  • Must be able to work weekends and nights as needed
  • Must possess a valid driver's license for the territory of operation
  • Must have some basic materials skills
  • Good penmanship, recordkeeping, and basic computer skills required
  • Ability to follow verbal and written instructions
  • Ability to communicate effectively over the company radio communication system
  • The job duties described above are not exhaustive, and may be supplemented as needed



Shift differential may apply




What Oldcastle Offers You

  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle Materials South Division is a part of Oldcastle Materials, Inc., the third-largest aggregates and ready mixed concrete producer, and the number one asphalt producer in the United States.  The South Division consists of three regions:  Appalachian Materials, Midsouth Materials & Preferred Materials.  Companies operate in the states of Alabama, Florida, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, and West Virginia, with limited operations in Georgia and South Carolina.


Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!


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Oldcastle Materials, South Division is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Nearest Major Market: Fort Myers
Nearest Secondary Market: Cape Coral

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