MDU Resources Group Position Opening at MDU Resources Group in United States
We are looking to add 2 Aggregate and 1 Asphalt Field Quality Control Technicians to our team!
As an important part of our seasonal road construction operations, QC Technicians are required to travel within Minnesota and North Dakota.
WE ARE WILLING TO TRAIN THE RIGHT PERSON! This is your chance to begin a career in Quality Control!
As a QC Tech you are responsible to safely collect samples of crushed stone, aggregate, asphalt or gravel and test for conformance to specifications.
DUTIES AND/OR RESPONSIBILITIES
Safely and properly perform laboratory tests on variety of materials (Aggregate and/or Asphalt).
Collect material samples, identify material, and compile statistical data on test results.
Examine and evaluate data – determine material quality in relation to specifications
Present alternative actions in relation to the evaluation.
Perform arithmetic operations and report findings and needed actions.
Maintain lab and equipment
Perform daily housekeeping
Conduct finished and in-process inspections
Perform trial batches
Communicate effectively (verbal, listening, written) and work with difficult people under high stress situations. Self-motivated, team-player with good interpersonal skills; ability to maintain positive customer relations & act courteous/respectful of others. Communicate test results to appropriate stakeholders.
Ensure work activities comply with OSHA, EPA, safety and environmental regulations. Good housekeeping skills.
Performs other duties as assigned.
*Position will remain open until filled
General education, grammar and arithmetic, GED or high school diploma or equivalent
Maintain a valid driver’s license
Basic computer skills
Experience with material testing preferred
Ability to provide and maintain proper certifications, licensure and acceptable driving record
How To Apply
If unable to apply online, mail completed application to: Box 40, Bemidji, MN 56619.
Knife River is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status or any other protected category under applicable state/federal law.
Subject to pre-employment drug testing and background check.
Company: Knife River Materials - Northern Minn. Division
Location: Bemidji, MN
Hiring Manager: Trisha A Dally
Closing Date: 08/01/2021 at 11:59pm CDT
Job Type: Full-Time - Seasonal