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Quality Control Technician (Seasonal)


Company: Knife River - North Dakota Division Department: Quality Control
Location: Williston, ND Hiring Manager: Bonni S Deede
Closing Date: 05/31/2018 at 11:59pm CDT Job Type: Full-Time - Seasonal
Job Summary:
Responsible to safely collect samples of concrete, aggregate, sand or gravel and test for conformance to specifications.
Minimum Qualifications:
1. General education, grammar and arithmetic, GED or high school diploma or equivalent.

2. Ability to provide and maintain proper certifications, licensure, medical card and acceptable driving record.

3. Experience as an Aggregate Tester or Concrete Tester desired.

4. Minimum equipment operation experience.
How To Apply
If unable to apply online, mail completed application to:3303 Rock Island Place, Bismarck, ND 58504.

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.
Duties and Responsibilities
1. Safely and properly perform laboratory tests on variety of materials (Aggregate and/or Concrete).

2. Collect material samples, identify material, and compile statistical data on test results.

3. Perform necessary tests (i.e., gradations, shales, %crushed, air, slump, unit weight, etc.)

4. Examine and evaluate data – determine material quality in relation to specifications

5. Present alternative actions in relation to the evaluation.

6. Perform arithmetic operations and report findings and needed actions.

7. Maintain lab and equipment

8. Conduct finished and in-process inspections

9. 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 and act courteous/respectful of others.

10. Ensure work activities comply with MSHA, OSHA, EPA, safety and environmental regulations.

11. Travel is required.
12. Performs other duties as assigned.
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MDU Resources Group, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected Veteran status.

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