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Director of Quality Control for Asphalt & Aggregates - Jackson, MS

Location: 

Jackson, MS, US, 39209

Company:  APAC - Mississippi

 

 

Job ID:  148633

 

APAC Mississippi, Inc., a CRH company, is a great place to work! CRH is the number one asphalt producer and paver, the largest aggregates producer and the second largest ready-mix producer in North America. We are also the number four cement producer in North America and a leader in Canada. We have great employees that have been with us many years – and hope that that track record of longevity shows the pride we take in being one of the best places to work in Mississippi!  Come join our team – where you will receive vacation, retirement and many other great benefits!

 

Summary

 

We are seeking an experienced individual to manage and oversee all activities related to the QC function including oversight of the company’s quality assurance plan, laboratory quality system plan, research and development, mix designs, binder testing and certification, and other relevant QC managerial duties to meet the needs of aggregate crushing operations, hot mix asphalt (HMA) production operations, and construction operations.  In addition, the right candidate will provide guidance to the personal development of managers and supervisors within the QC Division including training, performance management, and safety. This position will report directly to the company president.

 

Requirements

 

  • High ethical and professional standards.
  • Experienced in managing others and proven leadership skills.
  • Ability to design HMA mixes, understand various Department of Transportation (DOT) specifications, and percent within limits (PWL) specifications.
  • Ability to write reports, document findings and procedures, and effectively presents information and respond to questions from managers, customer and state/federal agencies.
  • Ability to carry out standardized laboratory tests in accordance with ASTM and ASSHTO standards.
  • Ability to work closely with DOT material engineers on specifications.
  • Solid understanding of Best Paving Practices.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to maintain strong customer, supplier, and community relationships.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, Outlook, etc. and internet-based software programs.
  • The ability to work in a fast paced, high stress environment.
  • Willingness to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • A valid driver’s license and the willingness to travel.

 

Education & Experience

 

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.D. or B.E.) from a four-year college or university.
  • 5+ years of QC field experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

 

What CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family!

 

APAC Mississippi, Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link

 

Date Posted:  Apr 26, 2019


Nearest Major Market: Jackson Mississippi

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