Asphalt Materials Tester

Recruiter
O&G Industries
Location
Stamford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 09, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Asphalt Materials Tester





















Posting Date:





November 3, 2015









Job Location:





Stamford, CT









Job Description:







O&G Industries, Inc. is a 90 year old, diversified construction and building materials company based in Torrington, Connecticut, with facilities throughout the State. We are seeking a qualified Asphalt Materials Tester for our Asphalt Division. Main location is Bridgeport, CT, travel to all other plant locations as needed. The Asphalt Materials Tester is responsible for the testing of hot mix asphalt and aggregates to ensure adherence to Federal, State, and/or customer specifications. This position works closely with asphalt plant and lab personnel and governmental agencies.









Responsibilities:






+ Perform sampling and various lab tests on hot mix asphalt; such as volumetric measurements and liquid content.




+ Perform sampling and testing of stock pile aggregates; including gradation, gravity, absorption and crush counts.




+ Complete all reports on test results.




+ Communicate results of testing to Materials Operations Supervisor.




+ Investigate customer complaints and troubleshoot all material problems.




+ Other duties as assigned.











Desired Knowledge and Skills:






+ Knowledge of hot mix asphalt quality control data and mix designs.




+ Experience with various hot mix asphalt and aggregate lab equipment such as gyratory, apparatus and ignition furnace.




+ Familiarity with paving process.




+ Ability to work with large volumes of numerical data.




+ Strong attention to detail.




+ Problem solving.











Work Experience and Education:






+ 2+ years' experience with hot mix asphalt quality control.




+ Certifications: NETTCP Plant and field certifications.




+ High School diploma or equivalent.











Physical Requirements:






+ Extensive standing and walking.




+ Occasional climbing on stairs/ladders.




+ Lifting up to 100lbs.




+ Working with and near moving mechanical parts.




+ Interaction with heating devices; such as hot plates and electric ovens.











Please send resume and salary requirements to Human Resources, O&G Industries, Inc., 112 Wall Street, Torrington, CT 06790 or email to .




Company Description: O&G Industries, Inc. is a diversified construction and building materials company based in Torrington, Connecticut, with facilities throughout the state of Connecticut. O&G offers a comprehensive health plan, 401k match, and a competitive compensation package. Affirmative Action-Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran
















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