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Lab Technician - (Central Lab, Belmont, NH)

Belmont, NH, US, 03220

Pike Industries Inc

 

 

Job ID:  158921

 

Pike Industries, Inc., a subsidiary and integral part of CRH, is a leading Highway Contractor and the largest producer of Hot Mix Asphalt and Construction Aggregates in New England. Pike has experienced continual growth over the years and currently employs nearly 1,000 people throughout NH, ME and VT. The dedication, knowledge, and quality workmanship of our employees is what makes the company such a great success.  If you’re looking for a challenging career at a company that will reward your efforts, look no further.  Take the first step and apply for an exciting opportunity to gain top notch industry experience and pave the road to your success.  All Roads Lead Here!

 

Lab Technician – (Central Lab, Belmont, NH):    We are seeking a safety minded, qualified, and self-motivated candidate to work as a lab technician in the Quality Control division.  The selected candidate will be responsible for assisting with duties within the lab and in the field,  which include, but may not be limited to: gathering samples of material for testing, conducting tests to include PG asphalt binder, monitoring density and HMA placement, work with paving crew to achieve quality results and consistency, and generate field reports.  Experience in liquid asphalt, asphalt mix and aggregate testing is preferred, NETTCP certification is a plus.  Other responsibilities may include:  ensure liquid asphalt and design mix samples meet or exceed specs and are cost-effective; produce asphalt mix that complies with job specs and carry out other tasks as needed.  This position will be based out of Central Lab in Belmont, New Hampshire. Classification:  Year-round hourly.

 

Requirements:

  • Must be committed to providing and promoting a safe work environment.
  • Ability to conduct PG asphalt binder testing according to AASHTO standards.
  • Ability to understand and maintain AMRL accreditation for the lab.
  • Ability to provide and understand detailed information regarding specifications of products including liquid asphalt and asphalt mix.
  • Ability to effectively work with state DOTs and other customers, employees and suppliers.
  • Ability to plan and coordinate quality control/assurance testing for liquid asphalt.
  • Experience in liquid asphalt, asphalt mix and aggregate testing is preferred, NETTCP certification is a plus.
  • Ability to carry out standardized laboratory tests in accordance with ASTM and AASHTO standards.
  • Knowledge and understanding of basic operating procedures and mechanics of an asphalt plant.
  • Knowledge and understanding of paving operations in the field.
  • The willingness to work extended hours with possible night and/or weekend work as well as overnights.
  • The willingness to travel to other Pike locations throughout Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont.
  • A valid driver’s license.

 

What CRH Americas Offers You

 

  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development and internal promotion
  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs

 

About CRH Americas

 

CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.

 

CRH Americas 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 CRH Americas family!

 

 Pike Industries, Inc. is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

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

 

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