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Quality Control Technician - Central Region

Company: Peckham Industries
Location: Athens
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

Peckham Industries

Location: Athens, NY
Salary Interval: Full Time
Date Posted: 12/30/21

Application Instructions

Peckham Industries delivers the highest quality materials and custom solutions to thousands of road construction and road maintenance customers throughout New York and New England. We have several Hot Mix Asphalt and Concrete Plants, Quarries and Terminals, as well as, a paving and reclamation division all located throughout the NY and New England area.

Thank you for your Interest in Peckham Industries. Please complete the application in its entirety and if you have a resume and/or cover letter, please upload a copy before submitting.

Position Description

We are currently looking to fill a Quality Control Technician in our Central Region (primarily Albany, Greene and Dutchess counties). This position would require extensive travel between Bronx, Bedford, Carmel, Port Chester, Montrose, Patterson and Wingdale plants. reliable transportation is required. On the job training is available for the right candidate.

The Quality Control Technician is an essential component of the quality control program. The QC team guarantees continuous production and ensures our hot mix asphalt, liquid asphalt, cold mix asphalt, crushed stone, sand and gravel are consistent with State, Federal, and local specifications.

The ideal employee is a well-rounded hard worker, mechanically inclined, have experience and be comfortable working in manual labor industries using related tools, equipment and machinery. Must have adequate communication, PC and comprehensive Math skills.

The ideal candidate should currently hold or will be required to obtain a .

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Reliably perform all required tests as referenced in the Procedures section of PII's Quality Control Program. Strive to produce the highest quality material in the most cost-effective manner.
    • Achieve and maintain familiarity with the operation of all production equipment and facilities. This is essential to be able to diagnose and correct any production deficiencies that may arise. This should include an awareness of plant maintenance schedules, plant production schedules and a consistent dialogue with equipment operators and plant management.
      • Maintain timely, consistent communication with plant management so that they are well informed of test results and any issues that may affect the quality of our materials. Be sure that you have an excellent sense of the upcoming schedule and production requirements.
        • Maintain clear, concise, organized and accurate records of all quality control testing at all production facilities. Maintain a clean, safe working environment at all production facilities and assure that all lab testing equipment is in good working order at all times.
          • Provide support for PII's sales force, customers and plant management.
            Working hours: Working hours are based upon customers' schedules and needs and can be irregular should any material quality issues arise. This position requires open availability to work, days, evenings, overnights and weekends when business requires.

            This is a great position for a self-starter, hardworking individual, looking to work fulltime and overtime when necessary.

            Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensivelisting of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for thisjob. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

            Position Requirements
            • Currently hold or able to acquire QCT Certification from a NYSDOT accredited program
            • Experience in QC within the Asphalt and Concrete Industry, a plus
            • Working hands-on in manual labor environment
              • Be comfortable using mechanical tools, equipment, machinery, and the ability to lift and carry and 50 lb.
              • Proficient verbal and written English and Comprehensive Math skills
                • Must be computer literate and comfortable using Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
                  Equal Opportunity Employer

                  Peckham Industries is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. It is our policy to provide equal employment opportunity (EEO) to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, pregnancy or pregnancy related condition, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

                  If you have a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or similar law and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Peckham, please contact

Keywords: Peckham Industries, Albany , Quality Control Technician - Central Region, Professions , Athens, New York

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