Job Information

Lehigh Hanson Quality Control Technician in Coquitlam, British Columbia

AutoReqId: 16605BR

Line Of Business: Aggregates

Department: Quality

Primary Location: Coquitlam-BC

Pay Class: Salaried Non-Exempt

Job Posting:

Lehigh Hanson is North America’s leading supplier of cement, aggregates, ready mix concrete, and asphalt. We have hundreds of plants and thousands of employees working across the United States and Canada. We are also part of Heidelberg Cement Group, one of the world’s largest building materials companies.

Lehigh Hanson is currently looking for a responsible, safe, and dependable Quality Control Technician to join our local team in Coquitlam, BC. As a Quality Control Technician, you will be responsible for aggregate and hot-mix asphalt sampling and testing.

What you'll get to do:

  • Sample on-site aggregate and hot-mix asphalt at various stages of production

  • Testing of aggregate and hot-mix asphalt according to CSA & ASTM standards

  • Document and report test results

  • Process monitoring and control

  • Maintain lab equipment clean, calibrated, and in good working condition

  • Production labourer duties when required

  • Other duties as required

Who we are looking for:

  • Minimum Grade 12 education. Post-secondary education in science, technology, engineering, or related field would be an asset.

  • Quality Control, manufacturing, or production experience is an asset

  • Mechanically inclined an asset

  • Proficient computer skills, with strong Microsoft Office skills

  • Ability to work safely, and independently without constant supervision

  • In good physical condition, able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs., sit and stand for extended periods of time, kneel, climb ladders, and walk on varied terrain

  • Ability to work a flexible work schedule including different shifts and overtime when needed

  • Desire to work cooperatively as part of a productive team

What we have to offer:

  • Competitive base salary

  • Highly competitive benefits programs

  • Pension plan with an automatic company contribution as well as matching contributions and RRSP options

Work Environment:

  • Role operates in an office and manufacturing environment with moving mechanical equipment, inclement weather, heat, humidity, elevated noise levels, and dusty conditions.

  • Lehigh Hanson is a drug free workplace

Our pre-employment process includes: reference checks, a medical including drug & alcohol testing, and a criminal record check. A drivers abstract check may also be required.