Quality Control Associate - Torrance, PA

Apply online: Lehighhanson.com/careers

The Role and the Company

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

The Quality Control Associate role is based in Torrance, PA and reports directly to the Plant Manager.

WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO

  • Perform quality control tests on asphalt & aggregate products

  • Work in conjunction with production personnel to evaluate problems with quality

  • Maintain necessary documentation of the testing procedure and results

  • Prepare documentation for customers and contractors certifying the product quality

  • Assist Plant Managers with other duties such as assessing stockpile inventory, performing scale clerk duties or other office clerical work, supporting plant maintenance during breakdowns. Build and maintain relationships with plant employees and customers

  • Ensure compliance with all health, safety and environmental regulations, and with company policies and procedures; perform daily equipment inspections, as well as identify and assist in correcting unsafe conditions

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • High School Diploma or equivalent required; college or technical degree a plus!

  • 1-2 yrs. Quality Control experience in a stone quarry or related industry

  • Solid computer skills and MS Excel experience preferred

  • Demonstrated basic math skills

  • Strong communication skills to interact with customers, contractors, agency personnel and plant personnel

  • PENNDOT Asphalt Certification preferred. Must be willing and able to pass the certification if it is not currently held

  • Work overtime as needed. During the construction season, the workweek may run 5 to 6 days / 45 to 65 hours per week

  • Work independently

  • Strong attention to detail and recordkeeping

  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule including different shifts and overtime when needed

  • Physical Requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 50 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment

Work Environment

• Role operates primarily a professional office environment; but requires conducting business at manufacturing locations and job sites where the conditions include moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, and elevated noise levels.

What we have to offer

  • Competitive base salary and participation in our annual incentive plan

  • Highly competitive benefits programs

  • 401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions

Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.

External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

Line of Business
Aggregates

Department
Quality

Employer Statement
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

State/Province
Pennsylvania

Pay Class
Salaried Non-Exempt

 

Ready Mix Driver - *$2,000 Sign On Bonus* (Paid out in 3 installments)

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Apply online: Lehighhanson.com/careers

Available Positions located in:

  • Pittsburgh, PA

  • Winfield, WV

  • Parkersburg, WV

  • New Martinsville, WV

  • Wheeling, WV

The Role and the Company

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

The Ready Mix Driver role reports directly to the Plant Manager.

*$2,000 Sign On Bonus*(Paid out in 3 installments)

Want to be on solid ground in your career? Be a Ready Mix Driver! You can’t get anything more concrete than that! As a Ready Mix Driver you will deliver concrete to job sites following safety and operational guidelines; check concrete for quality and size according to ticket; and maintain courteous customer relations.

  • Deliver Ready Mix Concrete to the customer in a timely manner

  • Maintain vehicle in a clean, organized, and safe fashion

  • Perform minor roadside repairs

  • Visually inspect mix, slump and verify load sized

  • Work with customer to achieve maximum customer service

  • Work closely with dispatch to ensure quickest and safest routes to jobs

  • Assemble concrete chutes and operate chute controls during the pour

  • Observe all safety precautions and rules specified by federal, state, and Company regulations

    including but not limited to: wearing property safety gear and attending safety meetings, perform pre-trip inspections, complete vehicle inspection reports, and report unsafe conditions and accidents

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required

  • Valid Commercial Driver's License Class A or B

  • Proficient reading, writing, and math skills

  • Minimum of one-year vehicle road experience operating multi-speed transmission of a Commercial vehicle

  • Good driving record

  • Valid medical card

  • Concrete knowledge and experience preferred

  • Mechanical background or skills preferred

  • Work Availability - Be available to work six days a week (Monday-Saturday) and occasionally on Sunday. Must be able to drive a maximum of eleven hours per day and work up to 14 hours per day as regulated by the Department of Transportation.

  • Solid attendance and punctuality history

  • Ability to climb ladders

  • Ability to lift and assemble concrete chutes weighing 60 lbs.

We Offer:

  • Secure, long-term employment

  • Competitive wage and benefits package

  • Training and development

  • Opportunities for advancement

  • OT available

Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.

External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

Line of Business
RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)

Department
Production

Employer Statement
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

Pay Class
Hourly

   

Ready Mix Driver

Apply online: Lehighhanson.com/careers

*$2,000*(Paid out in 3 installments)

WE GIVE DOWN-TO-EARTH A WHOLE NEW MEANING

We're Lehigh Hanson. Our products build cities and towns, including stadiums that hold thousands of fans, and bridges that support millions of vehicles. We have thousands of employees across hundreds of locations in the U.S. and Canada, making us North America's leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mixed concrete, asphalt and related construction materials.

We might be a big company, but we appreciate and encourage our people to share their ideas and help shape our future. We want every one of our people to play an active role in growing our business. With our diverse product lines and locations across North America, there are opportunities to explore different roles and work on a variety of exciting and interesting projects.

We're a tight knit team. While we strive to be the best, we do it with an attitude that is humble, accessible and down-to-earth. We don't ask you to 'fit in' to our culture. We invite you to add to it.

WHAT YOU'LL GET TO DO

Want to be on solid ground in your career? Be a Ready Mix Driver! You can't get anything more concrete than that! As a Ready Mix Driver you will deliver concrete to job sites following safety and operational guidelines; check concrete for quality and size according to ticket; and maintain courteous customer relations.

  • Deliver Ready Mix Concrete to the customer in a timely manner

  • Maintain vehicle in a clean, organized, and safe fashion

  • Perform minor roadside repairs

  • Visually inspect mix, slump and verify load sized

  • Work with customer to achieve maximum customer service

  • Work closely with dispatch to ensure quickest and safest routes to jobs

  • Assemble concrete chutes and operate chute controls during the pour

  • Observe all safety precautions and rules specified by federal, state, and Company

    regulations including but not limited to: wearing property safety gear and attending safety meetings, perform pre-trip inspections, complete vehicle inspection reports, and report unsafe conditions and accidents

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED) required

  • Valid Commercial Driver's License Class A or B

  • Proficient reading, writing, and math skills

  • Minimum of one-year vehicle road experience operating multi-speed transmission of a

    Commercial vehicle

  • Good driving record

  • Valid medical card

  • Concrete knowledge and experience preferred

  • Mechanical background or skills preferred

  • Work Availability - Be available to work six days a week (Monday-Saturday) and

    occasionally on Sunday. Must be able to drive a maximum of eleven hours per day and

    work up to 14 hours per day as regulated by the Department of Transportation.

  • Solid attendance and punctuality history

  • Ability to climb ladders

  • Ability to lift and assemble concrete chutes weighing 60 lbs.

BRING YOUR HUMBLE OVERACHIEVER ATTITUDE AND LET'S ELEVATE OUR COMPANY EVEN HIGHER!

We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process.

   

Quality Control Associate - Winfield, WV

Apply online: Lehighhanson.com/careers

The Role and the Company

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

The Quality Control Technician role is based in Winfield, WV and reports directly to the Quality Control Supervisor.

HERE’S WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO

Do you like to collect and examine rocks when you were a kid? Would you like to be instrumental in guaranteeing product quality? Lehigh Hanson is seeking an
experienced Quality Control Technician to ensure our product meets the level of standard that comes with being an industry leader. This position is the first line of responsibility for internal quality control measurement, job site, and laboratory and Concrete plant raw material. Also, the position provides immediate response to Lehigh Hanson and customer needs related to product usage and conformance.

  • Promote a safe work environment at the plant as well as jobsites

  • Sample and test raw materials for specification compliance

  • Validate that the proper components and materials are used

  • Calibrate, clean, and maintain production tools and testing equipment

  • Perform QC tests for entrained air content, slump/workability, coarseness/sand, yield, unit weight, temperature, and any other necessary test

  • Be onsite quality control monitor, which includes monitoring the quality control testing performed by a third party testing firm on any given project in an effort to ensure the QC testing procedures are being performed correctly per ASTM, as an insurance protection plan for Hanson Ready Mix on spec jobs.

  • Record and report test results to Dispatch, Batch personnel, Plant Manager, and Quality Control Supervisor.

  • Use test results to make mix adjustments.

  • Troubleshoot fresh/hardened concrete problems

  • Assist in the performance of trial batches for state and commercial projects.

  • Act as a customer service facilitator at all times and conduct informative programs for the plant employees and customers as required.

  • Make recommendations and inform the Plant Manager and Quality Control Supervisor when mix design changes are necessary.

  • Promote a clean and environmentally friendly work environment for the employees and the community

Essential Experience and Skills

  • High school diploma or GED required, technical school graduate preferred.

  • Valid driver’s license with an acceptable driving record

  • Clear and concise oral and written communications skills (English)

  • Capable of making quick and responsible decisions in a fast-paced environment.

  • Language skills – clear and concise oral and written communications skills (English). Strong Interpersonal communication skills a must.

  • Math skills –Mathematical Skills such as Order of Operations, Density/Volume/Area Conversions, and some statistical analysis.

  • Reasoning skills – capable of making quick and responsible decisions in a fast-paced environment. Understand basic written specifications for products.

  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule including different shifts and overtime when needed

  • Physical Requirements: sitting, standing, walking, pushing, pulling, twisting, climbing, balancing, bending (bending at the waist, lifting above the waist and lifting below the waist), kneeling, reaching, grasping (use of both hands), squatting, repetitive motions, manipulative finger movements with both hands, use of wrists (flexing or rotating with both wrists), use of both feet, use of arms above and below shoulder, work extended periods of time in same position, perform duties in all climates i.e. weather, extreme temperatures, tolerate heights, lift and carry up to 50 lbs., work in confined spaces, capable of wearing respiratory and other personal protective equipment

Work Environment

• Role operates in a manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty condition

What we have to offer

  • Competitive base salary and participation in our annual incentive plan

  • Highly competitive benefits programs

  • 401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions

External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace.

RMC (Ready-Mix Concrete)

Line of Business
Quality

Department
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

Employer Statement
West Virginia

State/Province
Salaried Non-Exempt

   

Quality Control Associate - Bessemer, PA

Apply online: Lehighhanson.com/careers

Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.

Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.

Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Quality Control Technician. This position is responsible for testing aggregates on a daily basis to ensure the products meet PA and DOT standards.

This position will reside in Bessemer, PA.

WHAT YOU’LL GET TO DO

  • Perform quality control tests on aggregate products

  • Work in conjunction with production personnel to evaluate problems with quality

  • Maintain necessary documentation of the testing procedure and results

  • Prepare documentation for customers and contractors certifying the product quality

  • Assist Plant Managers with other duties such as assessing stockpile inventory, performing scale clerk duties or other office clerical work, supporting plant maintenance during breakdowns

  • Ensure compliance requirements are met through organizational and procedural measures including implementation of Group guidelines, performing trainings, monitoring compliance etc.

WHO WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • Solid computer skills and MS Excel experience preferred
  • Demonstrated basic math skills

  • Strong communication skills to interact with customers, contractors, agency personnel and plant personnel

  • PENNDOT Aggregates Certification preferred. Must be willing and able to pass the certification if it is not currently held

  • Work overtime as needed. During the construction season, the workweek may run 5 to 6 days / 45 to 65 hours per week

  • Work independently

  • Strong attention to detail and recordkeeping

  • Lift and carry up to 50 pounds over 100 feet on a regular basis

WE OFFER:

  • Competitive base salary

  • Highly competitive benefits programs

  • 401k retirement savings plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions

Lehigh Hanson is a drug-free work place

External candidates must be able to work in the USA without sponsorship.

Line of Business
Aggregates

Department
Quality

Employer Statement
Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled

State/Province
Pennsylvania

Pay Class

Salaried Non-Exempt

   

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