Intern : Quality Control

Acushnet, MA, US, 02743

PJ Keating Co



Job ID:  487789


P.J. Keating Company, a CRH company, is a leading manufacturer of aggregate and HMA products and Paving and Construction in Massachusetts and Rhode Island.  We operate aggregate and Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA) production facilities in Acushnet, Dracut, and Lunenburg, Massachusetts as well as Cranston, Rhode Island.  Our modern facilities, veteran paving crews, experienced construction management team and large investment in plants and equipment make us one of the largest and most efficient producers in the state of Massachusetts as well as one of only two RIDOT approved stone suppliers in the state of Rhode Island. 

Are you looking for opportunities and benefits of a large corporation with a small company feel? Then P.J. Keating Company and CRH is the company for you! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today!




We are seeking a summer intern. The desired area of interest is Quality Control . The intern season will begin between May 2024 and may run through end of August 2024. The location is in Acushnet,MA.


Quality Control Intern; P.J. Keating is looking to hire one college student to work as a Quality Control (QC) Intern.  As an intern within our QC group, the selected candidate will learn about the quality control process and the practices P.J. Keating follows in order to reach and maintain a high standard of quality with all of our asphalt and aggregate products.  Throughout the internship, they will be exposed to a variety of processes which will include; conducting tests and completing gradations on aggregate material, learning about hot asphalt material, monitoring temperature, thickness, density and overall condition of pavements during installation.

  • Work in the quarry to learn about and assist with process control through material sampling and completing gradations while testing materials in a safe, efficient and productive manner.
  • Identify and become familiar with various specifications requirements.
  • Work with the asphalt plant to learn about and assist with monitoring the quality of hot asphalt mix in a safe, efficient and productive manner.
  • Test materials to determine weight, specific gravity and gradation of mix components.
  • Communicate with current QC technicians regarding mix specifications and test results.
  • Input test result data into computers in laboratories and remote locations.


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion



About CRH


CRH has a long and proud heritage. We are a collection of hundreds of family businesses, regional companies and large enterprises that together form the CRH family. CRH operates in a decentralized, diversified structure that allows you to work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of large international organization.


If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our official employment application. Please complete your online profile and it will be sent to the hiring manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest!


P.J. Keating Company, a CRH Company, is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link




Date:  Nov 12, 2023

Nearest Major Market: New Bedford