Asphalt Quality Control Field Tech - Forrest City, AR at CRH

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Location: Forrest City, Arkansas





Job Description:
Job ID: 216760

APAC Tennessee, Inc., a CRH company, is an industry leader in high quality asphalt and concrete pavement construction, materials, and services. Located near downtown Memphis, APAC Tennessee services Eastern Arkansas, West Tennessee, and Northwest Mississippi with mobile concrete operations servicing the Southeastern United States. At APAC our employees are our most valuable resource and why we conduct business while placing Safety First...Always.

Quality Control Field Tech

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Role Description:
The person in this role will provide inspection, field testing services (profilographing, density gauge reading,
asphalt core sampling, establishing roller patterns, etc.) for Asphalt Road Construction Projects.

Key Responsibilities:
• Abide by all APAC-MS Safety Requirements
• Develop and maintain relationships with Road Crew, DOT, and Engineering Firm Personnel.
• Establish Rolling Patterns on Road Projects to achieve specified Hot Mix Density
• Take Nuclear or PQI Gauge Readings in an acceptable manner and record results in Log Book to
maintain Density Requirements
• Use Profilograph in an acceptable manner to collect data for Roadway Smoothness Specifications
• Use Core Drilling Machine in an acceptable manner to collect required Field Density Core Samples
• Evaluate results from test data and make changes as necessary to keep the process under control and
within specification limits.
• Prepare and record accurate information; maintain test results database when required.
• Maintain all testing equipment in a satisfactory manner, keeping track of any required documentation
for the equipment
• Transport all equipment safely to and from the jobsite.
• Work at various APAC-MS Asphalt Plants as Quality Control Technician when Field Projects do not
require monitoring due to slow or non-spec field work. (See QC Plant Tech Description)
• Follow Quality Control Plans and guidelines as assigned.
• Participate in Weekly QC Calls and any required meetings
• Obtain and Maintain required certifications and licenses
• Perform Aggregates QC Work as required
• Willingness to travel to APAC-MS Jobsites and Asphalt Plants as needed. Overnight stays will
occasionally be required. Willingness to work nights and weekends when necessary.
• Check in each morning with Area QC Manager to get Work Assignment for the day.
• Willingness to help Road Crews as required. This may include tasks such as moving barrels, shoveling
mix, flagging traffic, helping fill rollers with water, etc.

Work Requirements
The ideal candidate will:
  • Pass pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Pass a pre-employment "Fit for Work" physical.
  • 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.
  • Report to work at the designated start time.
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.
  • Be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.
  • Be able to work overtime when required.
  • Be willing to work outdoors in extreme temperatures, both hot and cold.
  • Strictly adhere to safety requirements and procedures as outlined in the Employee Handbook.
  • Have the willingness to work in a team environment and assist co-workers or supervisors with other duties as required.
  • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) in designated operations and production areas as stated by OSHA and / or MSHA.
  • Be at least age 18 years of age due to nature of working environment.

    Education/Experience
  • Minimum high school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • Previous related experience in construction field is preferred.


What CRH Americas 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 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! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!

APAC Tennessee, 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: Aug 21, 2020

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