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Cornejo Ready Mix QA/QC Technician in Wichita, Kansas

SummaryThis position involves the performance and record keeping for Ready Mix concrete quality control testing.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Support a culture that promotes safety as top priority while ensuring compliance with all federal, state and company regulatory policies and procedures.

  • Field and plant testing of fresh Ready Mix concrete. Including but not limited to coring, slump testing, unit weights, air testing, and compressive cylinders.

  • Enter testing data into a quality control software, this includes basic material record keeping.

  • Interpret testing results and effectively communicate results.

  • Report findings to supervisor to ensure mix specifications are met.

  • Travel to sites and plants to complete testing procedures, as needed. Occasional distance travel is required.

  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Qualifications

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disability to perform the essential functions.

  • High school diploma required. College or vocational training preferred.

  • Two years previous experience in concrete quality control is preferred.

  • Must have a basic understanding of construction materials, specifically Ready Mix concrete.

  • Must be able to interpret test results and communicate findings with supervisors.

  • Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.

  • Ability to write correspondence.

  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual should be able to type and use keyboards accurately. Also have knowledge of Internet software, Excel Spreadsheet and Word Processing software.

  • ACI Concrete Field Testing Technician – Grade 1 Certification

  • Standard driver's license is required.

    Supervisory Responsibilities

    None

Physical DemandsThe physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit, climb, and use hands to finger, handle, or feel. The employee is frequently required to stand, walk, crawl, kneel, bend, and reach with hands and arms above their shoulders. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move 1‐50 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception.

Work Environment

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to wet and/or humid conditions; moving mechanical parts; outside weather conditions; and extreme cold and/or heat. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Other Skills and Abilities

Ability to speak Spanish is a plus.

Other Requirements:

Must be willing to travel and work away from home when required.

Must be willing to work nights and weekends when necessary.

Why work for us:

Cornejo is an ever-growing company founded on solid family values. We maintain an excellent relationship with the Wichita community and strive to provide the best possible materials and services in our industry. To do that, we employ passionate and talented individuals who are dedicated, dependable, and ready to make a difference.

Cornejo & Sons LLC offers a competitive hourly rate and benefits including: medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. Paid vacation, holidays, and competitive 401(k) plan.

An Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities, Women and Veterans encouraged to apply.

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