Posted: Saturday, January 13, 2018 4:57 PM
Oldcastle Materials Texas Region
Texas Concrete is a locally:based construction company and building materials supplier owned and operated by Oldcastle Materials, the largest asphalt, ready mix and aggregates producer in North America. Texas Concrete is part of Oldcastle's growing Texas:based network of 47 locations and over 1,200 employees statewide.
QCLab ManagerforConcrete Plant
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Job Description Summary
The duties of the Quality Control Lab Manager include, but are not restricted to the following:
Create an attitude of Safety, contribute to the safe operation of the department; maintain a safe, clean work area
Responsible for ensuring the proper mix design, scale weights and water demand of mix designs at batch plants.
Performs physical tests on ready mix concrete at plant, such as slump, entrained air, unit weight and yield.
At point of delivery, spot checks same physical properties as above and discusses necessary adjustments in batch weights with Manager, plus observes workability, finish ability, and contractor's use or misuse of product.
Performs physical tests on ready mix concrete aggregates, such as gradations, decants, sand equivalency, specific gravity and density, absorption.
Prepares and performs physical tests on laboratory mix concrete batches such as slump, entrained air, unit weight and yield, time of setting and compressive strength.
Performs on site surveys of fleets and facilities producing products so as to be able to identify delivery problems and recommend solutions.
Develops and maintains appropriate working relationship so that individuals will be able to inform Distribution, Production and/or Sales of conditions that could adversely affect good, efficient delivery service, and, when possible, take necessary action to correct the condition.
Keeps a written daily log of activities and observations.
Investigates and reports complaints pertaining to quantity, quality, or performance.
Writes job inspection reports when required.
Maintains QA/QC database(s) current.
Other duties as assigned.
:Must pass pre:employment drug screen and criminal background check.
:Must pass a pre:employment "Fit for Work" physical.
:Must be able to provide valid documentation for the I:9 Immigration document.
:Display a professional and courteous attitude to co:workers, supervisors and the general public at all times.
:Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
:Report to work at the designated start time.
:Must be able to work overtime when required.
:Ability to perform strenuous work in varying weather conditions, extreme heat and cold.
:Must have valid driver's license and meet the qualifications of the fleet safety program.
:Strict adherence to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
:Willingness to work in a team environment and assist co:workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
:Individuals are required to wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and / or MSHA.
:Must be at least 18 years of age due to nature of working environment.
Education / Experience
:Minimum high school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
ACI Field Grade I Testing Technician
ACI Aggregate or Laboratory Certification; NRMCA Certification is a plus
Experience in the collection, testing and reporting of concrete and/or aggregate samples.
• Location: Austin
• Post ID: 27649182 austin