QC Manager - Avon, CT

Oct 09, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
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Direct Employer
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Full Time
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Oldcastle Precast is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more. With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Precast is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality and service in cutting edge ways.

Job Description Summary

Candidate will be responsible for performing or directing technicians to perform routine tests as required on concrete raw materials in process components and final product. Candidate will be performing and directing, inspections, materials qualifications, data collection, analysis and filing, maintaining personnel and facility certifications, perform concrete mix designs and be point of contact and liaison with outside inspection entities and personnel.


+ Perform or supervise daily plastic concrete tests and compressive strength testing of hardened concrete specimens

+ Perform or supervise daily pre/post pour inspections on products

+ Perform or supervise prestressing inspection tasks

+ Maintain clear and precise record keeping according to various requirements

+ Maintain DOT, Oldcastle & PCI certifications and quality assurance programs

+ Manage and maintain cooperative relationships with outside inspection representing contractors an project owners

+ Formulate concrete mix designs, supervise specified outside laboratory testing, conduct trial batching, and gain approvals from authorities

+ Assist when necessary with strip, setup, and pouring of products

+ Assure accurate stenciling, tagging and marking of all products as required


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.


+ Minimum 5 years experience in precast concrete quality control preferred

+ Competent computer skills in MS Office

+ Strong problem solving and communication skills

+ High competency in reading construction and shop drawings and specifications

+ Preference for candidate who currently holds Quality Control Certifications including, but not limited to, ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician 1, PCI Quality Levels 1 and 2. PCI Level 3 or commitment to obtain in 6 months. Other NPCA, ACI or NETTCP concrete certifications will be favorably considered


+ Associates degree or equivalent form of a two year college; or equivalent in years of related experience or training

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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Oldcastle Precast is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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