OldCastle QC Roadway Technician Fort Myers, FL in Savannah, Georgia

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Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division, part of Oldcastle Materials Southeast Division of Companies, is the leader in production of high-quality hot mix and warm mix asphalt, and, with a team of skilled contracting professionals, Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division also offers design-build and conventional-bid-build solutions for roadway and civil construction projects. Headquartered in Tampa, Florida, and with offices throughout Florida and in Savannah, Georgia, and Hardeeville, South Carolina, Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division performs asphalt paving, grading, and related roadway services. Our employees make Preferred Materials – Asphalt Division a great place to work. We promote a strong safety culture, where employees take responsibility for their own safety.

Quality Control Roadway Technician

Position Summary: MUST HAVE CURRENT FDOT ROADWAY LEVELS I, and II CERTIFICATION Conduct tests on Hot Mix Asphalt and component materials to determine compliance to applicable specifications. Assist in mixture adjustment and lay down operation to ensure specification compliance. Duties may include but are not limited to:

•Aggregate Testing & HMA Production Testing: sampling, aggregate gradation and mixture volumetric property determination where applicable. •Roadway Construction Testing: temperature, layer thickness, compacted in place density and sampling. •Maintain test result database: input data. •Drive a pickup truck or passenger vehicle.

Minimum Skills and Requirements:

•High school diploma or GED Equivalent •Ability to understand and carry out instructions furnished in written, oral or diagram form. •Knowledge and ability to perform mathematical skills (adding, subtracting, division, multiplication, percentages and weights). •Ability to read and comprehend technical manuals. •Must be able to read and use measuring devices. •Must have the ability to lift and move up to 75 pounds. •Must be able to arrive and start work on time. •Must be able to work nights and weekends. •Must possess a valid driver’s license for the territory of operation. •Must currently possess FDOT Roadway Level I and II certification.

Preferred Skills or Certifications:

•Current Asphalt Roadway Level I, II and III Certification •College engineering degree or technical school diploma, 1-2 years experience in heavy highway or paving industry.

What Oldcastle Offers You

  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion

About Oldcastle

Oldcastle has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the Oldcastle family. Oldcastle operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

Oldcastle’s Southeast Division Companies include: Preferred Materials – Asphalt & Concrete, Conrad Yelvington Distributors and Midsouth Paving & Aggregates.

Oldcastle is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Please complete your online application and profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Thank you for your interest in the Oldcastle family!

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Oldcastle Materials, Southeast Division is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer

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