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Lab Technician

Location: 

Greensboro, NC, US, 27401

Company:  Thompson-Arthur Paving and Construction

 

Job ID:  129928

 

Based in Greensboro, North Carolina, Thompson-Arthur Paving and Construction, an Oldcastle Materials Company, is a leading provider of high-quality asphalt paving services. In addition to paving services, we provide stone base construction, bridge construction, curb and gutter construction, site utilities, complete site development and sand products. We have been proudly serving the Triad area for over half a century. By being a part of the Oldcastle family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form Oldcastle.  Oldcastle is the number one asphalt producer, the third-largest aggregates producer, and one of the top 5 ready mixed concrete producers in the United States.  Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

Quality Control Technician
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Job Description Summary

  • Employee responsible for sampling asphalt product to ensure the product meets required tests.

Requirements

  • Partners and coordinates daily/weekly scheduling with management, plant personnel and crewmembers, as well as, Department of Transportation inspectors to obtain necessary samples and mix designs.
  • Clear understanding of asphalt procedures/production.
  • Must be self-motivated.
  • Must partner with other members of staff reporting to Quality Control Manager to ensure quality control specifications are met, as well as daily production schedules/estimates.
  • Knowledge to ensure ethical behavior and safety standards as required by the company and OSHA guidelines.
  • Properly trained in straightedge and clear understanding of results.
  • Ability to read print-outs in reader box.
  • Understanding of roadway and nuclear documents to be submitted.
  • Ability to prepare and submit proper documentation to the appropriate Quality Control personnel.
  • Must understand how to develop rolling patterns when problems arise and assist in adjusting patterns to achieve required density.
  • Attitude/Cooperation: Must always maintain a courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers, public.
  • Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule changes, location changes, time of shift changes. Overtime work required. Out of town/county/state work may be required.
  • Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completion.
  • Ability to adhere to personal protective equipment (PPE) policy and maintain individual PPE in functional condition.
  • Must pass drug test and criminal background check.
     

Education/Experience

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.
  • Three year certifications in: Nuclear Density Certification, Introduction to Asphalt Pavements, and Roadway Technician.
  • Radiation Safety and Transportation of Hazmat certification.
  • Other state certifications as required.

     

 

What Oldcastle offers you

  • Competitive Wages
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, and disability benefits programs
  • Retirement savings plan with company match
  • Health and wellness programs
  • Opportunities for growth, development, and promotion



About Oldcastle


Thompson-ArthurPaving & Construction , a division of Oldcastle Materials, is one of the hundreds of businesses that comprise the Oldcastle family. As the leading vertically integrated supplier of aggregates, asphalt, ready mixed concrete, and paving services, Oldcastle is one of North America’s largest corporations. Oldcastle’s decentralized, diversified structure, allows employees to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise. Whether we’re safely paving miles of interstate, building two thousand-foot-long bridges or constructing roads through national parks, Oldcastle Materials’ continued investment in people, performance and communities has positioned us as an industry leader.

 

Oldcastle Materials 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! Through the use of various tools, including our online applicant tracking system, which allows you to view and to track your application status 24 hours a day,Thompson-ArthurPaving & Construction leverages itself to recruit the most dependable, qualified and experienced job seekers in the market!


Thompson-ArthurPaving & Construction an Equal Employment Opportunity employer

 

 

 

What Oldcastle Offers You

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

 

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 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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Thompson-Arthur Paving is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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Thompson-Arthur Paving is part of the Oldcastlecareers™ network.

 


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