Quality Control Technician - Avon, CT

Oct 09, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
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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 routine tests as required on raw materials in process components and final product. Candidate will perform and participate in tests, inspections, processing methods and materials qualifications. Position requires the employee to perform a wide variety of Quality Control functions including, but not limited to, the following:

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

+ Perform daily pre/post pour inspections on products

+ Perform prestressing inspection tasks.

+ Maintain clear and precise record keeping according to various DOT, Oldcastle & PCI requirements

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

+ Stenciling and marking of all products

Requirements / Education / Experience

+ High school diploma or equivalent required

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

+ Experience with construction materials

+ Competent computer skills in MS Office

+ Strong problem solving and communication skills

+ Ability to read drawings

+ Currently holds (or has the ability to attain within 60 days) Quality Control Certifications including, but not limited to, ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician, PCI and Levels 1 and 2

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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