Quality Control Lab Technician - Dunbar, WV Area

Dunbar, WV, US, 25064

West Virginia Paving Inc.



Job ID:  497906

West Virginia Paving, Inc., a CRH company, is one of West Virginia’s premier grading and paving contractors in the state. West Virginia Paving, Inc. performs all aspects of roadway construction including grading, paving, stone, concrete and more. Privately owned and operated until joining the CRH family in 2000, West Virginia Paving, Inc. has been servicing residents of West Virginia with the foremost paving services for decades. In addition, by being a part of the CRH family, we are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that come together to form CRH.  CRH is the number one asphalt producer and paver, the largest aggregates producer and the second largest ready-mix producer in North America. We are also the number four cement producer in North America and a leader in Canada. CRH operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Quality Control Lab Technician
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Job Description Summary

Employee responsible for sampling asphalt product to ensure the product meets required tests.



Partners and coordinates daily/weekly scheduling with management, plant personnel and crewmembers, as well as, Department of Transportation inspectors to obtain necessary samples and mix designs.

Clear understanding of asphalt procedures/production.

Must be self-motivated.

Must partner with other members of staff reporting to Quality Control Manager to ensure quality control specifications are met, as well as daily production schedules/estimates.

Knowledge to ensure ethical behavior and safety standards as required by the company and OSHA guidelines.

Ability to prepare and submit proper documentation to the appropriate Quality Control personnel.

Must understand how to evaluate test results and address problems when they arise.

Attitude/Cooperation: Must always maintain a courteous and professional manner with co-workers, customers, and the general public.

Ability to be flexible with last minute schedule changes, location changes, time of shift changes. Overtime work required. Out of town/county/state work may be required.

Initiative to perform/assist with other positions for job completion.

Ability to adhere to personal protective equipment (PPE) policy and maintain individual PPE in functional condition.

Must be able to lift and carry 50 lbs.

Must pass drug test and criminal background check.

Regular and predictable attendance is an essential function fo the job.


High school diploma or equivalent preferred, but not required.

WVDOH Asphalt Plant Technician certification preferred, but not required (will eventually need to acquire).

Other state certifications as required.


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!


West Virginia Paving, 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:  Jun 27, 2024

Nearest Major Market: Charleston

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