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Industrial Minerals Quality Control Technician - Thomasville, PA

Thomasville, PA, US, 17364

Pennsy Supply Inc



Job ID:  483410


Pennsy Supply is a CRH company. CRH is the leading vertically integrated supplier of asphalt, aggregates, cement, ready-mix concrete, and paving and construction services in North America. Our 24,100 employees at 1,300 operating locations provide our customers with top-quality, innovative products and services.


Position Overview

This position is responsible for testing products, recording and analyzing results data during product development and manufacturing. This is a second or third shift position. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for own personal safety at all times, as well as maintaining the highest standard of safety and quality in all aspects of the job. Be familiar with and follow the CRH Life Saving Rules

  • Maintain productive working relationship with customers and fellow employees

  • Involved daily in the quality needs of the Thomasville facility

  • Perform lab analysis as required for each operational phase; core drill, mine samples, finished product, projects, and new product development work

  • Collect samples, prep, and test using laboratory apparatus and equipment to determine the sample characteristics

  • Where applicable assemble, operate, maintain, and calibrate field and laboratory testing and measuring equipment

  • Generate Certificates of Analysis for finished products where applicable

  • Prepare customer samples as needed

  • Prepare quality documentation and reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing data and trends including failed processes and corrective actions

  • Analyze data to predict potential problems and take preventive actions

  • Provide investigation, response, and follow up to product quality issues

  • Responsible for making product information available to sales department and qualified outside customers, this includes technical information, such as gradations.

  • Perform general cleaning of work areas

  • Other duties and responsibilities related to the nature of the job may be assigned on a temporary or permanent basis as needed


Education and/or Experience 

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) required.
  • Bachelor’s degree or Associates Degree from a college or university; or four to six years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience in a manufacturing and quality organization is preferred
  • Industry experience desirable but not necessary
  • Valid state driver’s license and satisfactory driving record is required
  • Strong communication skills and ability to network within the organization
  • Proficient with Microsoft applications, specifically Excel, Word and PowerPoint


About Pennsy Supply


Pennsy Supply operated in Pennsylvania as a family run business producing asphalt, aggregates, and concrete as well as providing construction services until joining the CRH family in 1993. With being a part of the CRH family they are now a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form CRH. CRH is the number one asphalt producer, the third-largest aggregates producer, and one of the top 5 ready mixed concrete producers in the Unites States. CRH operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

EOE / M / F / Vet / Disability


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A diverse and inclusive 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!


Pennsy Supply, 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:  May 26, 2023

Nearest Major Market: York PA
Nearest Secondary Market: Lancaster

Job Segment: Outside Sales, Maintenance, Supply, Temporary, Sales, Manufacturing, Operations, Contract, Mining