The Quality Control Manager is responsible for the oversight and management of all quality control functions within the precast, ready mix, and steel fabrication divisions. This includes responsibility for quality control, safety, oversight of production means and methods, administration, documentation and cost control.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

Safety

  • Immediately report all accidents, incidents and near misses occurring on the job site to your supervisor.
  • Report all safety and health hazards to supervisors and take necessary actions to establish an immediate temporary control of the hazard until permanent control can be established.
  • Maintain and utilize all PPE provided.
  • Attend and participate in all required safety training and meetings.
  • Learn and comply with all safety rules, policies and regulations applicable to your work.
  • Work safely in a manner as to ensure your safety as well as the safety of those around you.
  • Follow all safety rules.

Quality control

  • Oversee and manage quality control technicians.
  • Review project concrete specifications.
  • Prepare and submit proper documentation and submittals for material and mix design approval.
  • Research and develop job specific mix designs utilizing independent judgment.
  • Prepare and submit 12” x 12” samples and mock ups for A/E approval of color, texture, and finish.
  • Quality control responsibility for conducting product in-process and post-process inspections for conformance to job specifications and fabrication details.
  • Quality control for in-house and job site concrete testing for precast and ready mix.
  • Supervise and maintain the concrete testing laboratory to support the ready mix, precast, and PCI requirements.
  • Responsibility for implementation and maintenance of the PCI Quality System manual for the precast plant and PCI accreditation.
  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining the quality system for Penn DOT plant certification.
  • Monitor the quality control portion of AISC certification.
  • Maintain accurate, up-to-date records that are understandable and easy to access.

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in construction related field OR high school diploma/GED/Tech Prep Diploma with a minimum 5 years of relevant management experience in the construction of materials industry.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Proficient with a computer with working knowledge of Excel or similar spreadsheet application, Word and Outlook.
  • ACI Level 1 Certification
  • PCI Level III or equivalent
  • Proficient in safety regulations and quality control related items.
  • The ability to speak effectively in front of groups of management officials, employees or customers, to present information and respond to questions in a clear and effective manner.
  • The ability to manage employees, resolve conflicts, promote team building and be a team leader.
  • The ability to learn, organize and prioritize work, delegate tasks as deemed necessary, handle multiple tasks, work independently, recognize issues and solve problems.
  • The ability to maintain confidentiality and adhere to policy and procedure.
  • The ability to speak fluent English and the ability to read and write English.
  • The ability to predictably and regularly attend work and to be punctual.
  • The ability to read and understand documents and drawings and follow instructions (whether  presented in written, oral, diagram or schedule form).
  • The ability to work with mathematical concepts and to apply concepts to practical situations.
  • The ability to communicate well both verbally and in writing.
  • The ability to work cooperatively with others.
  • The ability to deal politely and professionally with customers and/or co-workers and respond to customer's needs.
  • Must have sufficient visual acuity and clear speech to perform the essential functions of the job effectively.
  • The ability to use hands and fingers and have manual dexterity.
  • This position occasionally requires lifting of up to 50 lbs (approximate weight of a bag of concrete mix)
  • Team lifting along with using other alternative forms of lifting such as: hand trucks, pallet jacks, or forklifts when lifting/moving objects from one location to another is available and should be used.
  • Smart lifting practices must be used to help limit injuries including:
    • Get help if there is any doubt the item(s) may be too heavy to lift by yourself
    • Plan the lift
    • Keep a wide base of support
    • Squat
    • Lift with your legs
    • Keep good posture
    • Slowly lift
    • Keep load close to your body
    • Avoid twisting
  • The ability to stand/bend/stretch/reach/kneel/crawl, etc.
  • The ability to travel out of town for training.
  • The ability to travel between the office and jobsites in a timely and effective manner. 
  • Must have a valid driver's license and a good driving record.

Licenses & Certifications:

  • ACI Level 1 Certification
  • PCI Level III or equivalent

Physical Demands:

  • Must be able to lift 50lbs

Benefits:

  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • Comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, vision, life)
  • 401k Retirement plan with match
  • PPE provided
  • Opportunities for growth and career advancement
  • Tuition assistance/reimbursement

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https://conewago.bamboohr.com/careers/58

Technician to do testing and record keeping for a certified hollow core plant.

Job Duties & Responsibilities: Aggregate and concrete testing and general QC on the product.

Licenses & Certifications: PCI certified technician preferred or ACI with intent to get PCI certified

Physical Demands: Must be able to lift 10 lbs

Benefits:

  • PPE provided
  • Opportunities for growth and career advancement
  • Profit sharing with 401K

Qualified candidates contact:

melissa@knightprecast.com   

To verify product conformity with PCI and DOT specifications by performing applicable tests and monitoring and documenting product construction and applicable duties in Precast.

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Assist in inspection and verification of the accuracy of dimensions of units, quantity and location of reinforcement and cast-in items, forms and mold layout, and other matters pertaining specifically to production.
  • Assist in checking adequacy of the form to product units without undesirable distortion or surface defects.
  • Assist in inspection and observation of stressing operations to insure that specified procedures are followed and design forces are obtained.
  • Assist in fabrication of representative test samples and concrete testing.
  • Assist in inspection of all finished products for conformance with shop drawings and all applicable specifications set forth by the project owner.
  • Assist in preparation and maintenance of complete quality control records (paper and electronic) for all products. These records shall include all information pertaining to the production of each unit and will provide a means by which a unit may be identified.
  • Assist in maintaining calibrations on all QC equipment.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Good planning, organization, and basic math (geometry, algebra, trigonometry) skills.
  • Broad base of knowledge in concrete construction and testing.
  • Must be an excellent communicator and able to deal effectively with a wide range of personalities.
  • Diverse knowledge of inspection and control methods, techniques and documentation.
  • Strong computer skills including MS Windows, MSO Word, MSO Excel, databases, & and data acquisition software.
  • Ability to read blueprints

Licenses & Certifications:

  • Have or achieve PCI Level I and/or Level II certification.

Physical Demands:

  • Occasional exposure to construction elements such as noise, dust, odors and fumes.
  • Occasionally required to lift up to 50 lbs.
  • Regularly required to sit, stand, bend, reach and move about the facility.
  • Will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned.

Benefits:

  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • Overtime available
  • Comprehensive benefits package (medical, dental, vision, life)
  • 401k Retirement plan (no match)
  • Profit sharing
  • PPE provided
  • Opportunities for growth and career advancement
  • Tuition assistance/reimbursement

Qualified candidates contact:

lynn@jpcarrara.com

Posted: 3/15/2024
Pennsylvania and New England States

KTA-Tator, Inc. (KTA) is a 100% employee-owned materials engineering firm, internationally recognized as a leading expert in corrosion protection and asset integrity. Five business units comprise the $40 million enterprise offering a broad range of coatings, steel, concrete fabrication and building envelope inspection, evaluation, and testing services in nearly every market and industry.

KTA is actively hiring reliable and competent ACI and/or PCI Certified Technicians for full-time work providing QA inspection of the fabrication of precast concrete and reinforced concrete pipe throughout Pennsylvania and in Cumberland, MD. Opportunities are also available throughout the New England area (VT, NH, CT, and ME). All applicants must be willing to travel and available to work irregular or extended work hours (night shift and/or weekend work).

Come see what all the buzz is about! We offer competitive pay, great benefits, including two fantastic retirement plans (Employee Ownership (ESOP) & 401K), and will likely have many great opportunities down the line as we continue to grow!

Drug testing and criminal background and motor vehicle check will be conducted.

Candidates must be authorized to work in the U.S.

By submitting your resume, you are giving consent to KTA-Tator, Inc. (KTA) to provide your resume to prospective clients for an assessment of your qualifications.

KTA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are ACTIVELY looking to increase the DIVERSITY of our company. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law. KTA is a Standing Firm Company. Elzly Technology Corporation (Elzly) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of KTA-Tator, Inc. (KTA). AA/EOE, including disability/vets

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

Education & Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED – required
  • PENNSYLVANIA APPLICANTS:
  • PennDOT Concrete Field Testing Technician - preferred
  • Prior experience in PennDOT and/or PA Turnpike Highway and Bridge Construction Inspection and knowledge/use of the PennDOT EQMS system - preferred
  • Experience with prestressed concrete inspection, particularly for transportation and bridge projects

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Act with integrity, always promoting ethical practices in all circumstances
  • Detail-oriented, ensuring all paperwork is accurate and complete
  • Customer-oriented, developing and maintaining healthy relationships with clients and contractors, keeping all parties abreast of any progress
  • Good oral and written communication and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent work ethic, dependable, and punctual
  • Basic computer skills: Microsoft Word and Excel experience, ability to navigate the internet and email correspondence

Licenses & Certifications:

  • PCI Level II or III certification issued by the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute. Must have experience with prestressed concrete inspection, particularly for transportation and bridge projects.
  • Reliable Transportation and valid Driver’s License

Physical Demands:

  • Hearing
  • Speaking
  • Close, color, distance, depth vision, and ability to adjust focus
  • Ability to travel, when necessary
  • Ability to work outside (including inclement weather)
  • Walking
  • Climbing
  • Bending
  • Kneeling
  • Crawling
  • Crouching
  • Standing for extended periods of time
  • Working in confined spaces and on uneven terrain

Benefits:

  • Paid holidays
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid sick or personal days
  • Overtime available
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • 401k Retirement plan with match
  • Profit sharing
  • PPE provided
  • Opportunities for growth and career advancement
  • Tuition assistance/reimbursement
  • Work gear allowance

Apply Now

https://ktatatorinc.applytojob.com/apply/XqgaZpriX4/Concrete-Inspector?source=PCI