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Quality Control Technician - Nebraska at CRH

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

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Location: Grand Island, Nebraska

Job Description:
Job ID: 200539

Founded 150 years ago by a Civil War veteran and pioneer, Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc., A CRH Company, is a major regional supplier of concrete and building materials with 15 locations across Nebraska and Iowa, serving areas in central and northeastern Nebraska, southeastern South Dakota, and western Iowa.

Primary Job Duties:

  • Conducts a variety of quality control inspection and testing activities designed to ensure that products conform to specifications.
  • Records test results and prepares reports.
  • Maintains accurate and organized records.
  • Collects product samples and submits them to various tests for consistency, yield, moisture content, gradation, and conformance with specifications.
  • Performs all work in conformance with established company safety policies.
  • Be able to use Basic Computer Spreadsheets
  • Communicates with QC Manager on issues effecting concrete industry, personnel, safety, equipment maintenance, upcoming projects, and competition.
  • Performs control tests on new mix designs and concrete materials in the plastic and hardened concrete state including; slump, air content, temperature, unit weight, yield, moisture and gradation of affregates, specific gravities, and cast strength specimens
  • Develop and maintain professional relationships with QC Manger, Plant Managers, in-house testing personnel, state and local testing labs, existing and new customers.
  • Trouble shoots product issues in the field with; plant manager and QC Manager and assist with problem resolution for customer upon approval from QC Manager.
  • Keeps reports and record keeping up to date.


The ideal candidate would possess 5+ years of Ready Mix experience and have a minimum of an ACI Field Testing Technician - Grade 1 certification

Factors that determine who will be selected for interviews are: skills and abilities, attitude, past job performance, experience, attendance, and relationships with co-workers, customers, supervisors and management. Interviews will be scheduled after all applications are reviewed.

For this position, we are open to a candidate located in, or around the Grand Island, Seward, or Columbus Areas

About CRH Americas

CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

CRH Americas 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! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

Gerhold Concrete Company Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link .

Date Posted: Jul 31, 2020

Nearest Major Market: Grand Island
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