Posted: Oct 30, 2020

Quality Control Lab Technician

Full-time
Salary: $18.00 - $24.00 Hourly
Application Deadline: Sep 21, 2020
Construction/Utilities/Contracting

Quality Control Technician Lab – Lake Wales Area

 

JOB DESCRIPTION

The Quality Control Technician has the responsibility for the quality control testing on projects as required by specifications. We require that they be committed to the total Ajax team effort by contributing to the proper completion of the work as directed by the Asphalt Plant Manager.

 

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS

The Quality Control Technician directly reports to and is accountable to the Asphalt Plant Manager.

 

REQUIREMENTS

  1. EDUCATION

Required: Graduation from high school and 2 years’ experience in materials quality control.

 

  1. CERTIFICATIONS

Required:                                

Asphalt Plant Level 1 and 2.

 

  1. SKILL, KNOWLEDGE AND ABILITIES

To have the ability to be well organized and accurate

Self-motivated with good communications skills

Computer use: Excel and Word.

 

 

  1. TYPICAL PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The essential functions of this position includes sitting, standing, walking, climbing, reaching, bending, twisting, trunk movements, lifting minimum of 45 lbs., carrying, pushing/pulling, low level work, dexterity of hands and fingers, seeing, hearing and talking.

 

  1. TYPICAL MENTAL DEMANDS

Requires knowledge of general mathematics, reading, writing, and the ability to orally communicate on technical and business topics in English.

 

  1. TYPICAL WORKING CONDITIONS

Field environment, asphalt lay down operations, manufacturing plants and the labs.

Work is exposed to outdoor conditions, noise and heat.

 

  1. RESPONSIBILITIES
  2. In accordance with the specifications on those projects requiring testing, conduct all required lab
  3. Complete all reports for the required testing.
  4. Maintain the company’s quality goal.
  5. Review mix designs from the lab.
  6. Check the laboratory facilities for proper maintenance and safety procedures.
  7. Review laboratory reports; insuring they are accurately maintained and completed in a timely manner.
  8. Help our managers maintain operations training and cross-training programs.
  9. Follow safety and OSHA rules and all hazardous materials rules and regulations.
  10. Recommend required purchases to the Asphalt Plant Manager
  11. Review operations records and work plans daily to insure proper information is supplied on a timely basis.
  12. Prepare reports requested by the Asphalt Plant Operations Managers and Quality Control Manager accurately and in a timely manner.
  13. Keep the Asphalt Plant Manager and Quality Control Manager informed of all problems, potential and actual that can affect the operation.
  14. Assist managers in training as directed.

 

 

 

 

  1. AUTHORITY

The Quality Control Technician is granted sufficient authority by the Quality Control Manager to accomplish all the responsibilities that are established for this position to include, but not limited to, the following:

  1. Establish with the Quality Control Manager and enforce all productivity standards.
  2. Insure all quality standards are met.
  3. Insure adherence to all safety and environmental rules and regulations.

 

  1. OTHER JOB CRITERIA

Judgment and Decision Making:

  • Seeking guidance and direction as necessary for performance of duties.
  • Demonstrating good judgment in investigating problems.
  • Respecting the confidentiality of company, customer and personnel information.

 

Relationship with Others

  • Maintaining cooperative working relationships with supervisors and other staff member.

 

Planning and Time Utilization

  • Making the best use of time during shift.
  • Consistently showing ability to recognize and deal with priorities.
  • Reporting free time to Quality Control Manager and asking for additional assignments.

 

Initiative

  • Performing all duties in an independent manner with little supervision.
  • Recognizing and performing duties that need to be performed although

                         not directly assigned – assisting others as needed.

 

Attendance and Reliability

  • Not abusing or taking advantage of personal days off.
  • Always providing proper notification and advance notice of absence.
  • Reporting to work on time each day, after lunch and breaks, not leaving

                         early.

  • Maintaining work area in neat and orderly manner.
  • Assuming responsibility for staying aware of changes in company policies

                         and procedures.

  • Maintaining a well groomed, professional appearance appropriate for the

                         position and situation.

  • Performing such other duties as may be required.

 

  1. SAFETY AND ENVIRONMENTAL
  2. Abide by all rules listed in the Ajax employee handbook.
  3. Insure all Ajax quality standards are met.
  4. Insure adherence to all federal, state, local and Ajax Safety and Environmental Rules and

                         Regulations.

 

 

BENEFITS

Ajax offers a highly competitive pay and has excellent benefits; comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, 401(k) with discretionary employer match, life insurance, voluntary supplemental life insurance, flexible spending accounts, health and wellness program, direct deposit, referral bonuses, paid vacation and holidays.

 

RECRUITMENT BONUS – If you recruit an individual for an open position, you are eligible for a finder’s fee of $200. Ajax application must state referral’s name under the question, “How did you learn about this Company?” Also, your referral, as a new hire must complete the 90-day introductory period.

 

Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities and females are encouraged to apply. Background, pre-employment drug, nicotine, and physical required. Incentives offered for non-nicotine users.

How To Apply:

Send resume to: [email protected]