Quality Control Technician

Richland, WA, US, 99352

Inland Asphalt Co South


Job ID:  494008


Inland Asphalt Co., a CRH company, is a member of the CRH West Division family, values a culture of growth, development, and internal promotion.  We are a dynamic, growth-oriented, national aggregate, asphalt, concrete, and construction family of companies.  For over 80 years, we have worked to be the preferred source of quality rock products, concrete, asphalt paving, and construction services.   We have been recognized by numerous organizations for our commitment to safety, customer service, and innovation.  


Position Overview

Whether you’re looking for an opportunity to break into the construction industry, or looking for the next step in your career, our team can provide you with a fun and challenging opportunity to grow with an industry leader. In this role, you’ll be testing samples of aggregate, concrete and asphalt to ensure that only the best quality materials are used as we work together to build our communities. We work hard, and we have fun doing it!


If you’re a problem solver with a knack for details, you enjoy working with a team, and are passionate about delivering high-quality products, you'll thrive in our quality control department tackling a new challenge each day. Limited experience? No worries! We’ll assist with training to provide you with the skills you need to be successful. If you’ve got the drive, we’ll help you to reach your goals.


Wage Scale for Position: $21-$23/hr DOE w/ potential for overtime. 

Note: Wage scale for position is the full wage scale an individual can make based on performance, experience, and seniority throughout their time at the company.


Company Benefits:

  • Family Culture – We treat our team like family

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Prescription

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • 401k with 5% company match & profit sharing

  • Potential for Overtime

  • Opportunities for Internal Mobility

  • Professional Development Opportunities

  • Training Provided

  • Tuition Reimbursement Program - We'll assist with continuing education that aligns with your career goals

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Company Paid Life Insurance

  • Short- & Long-Term Disability

  • Earn More with our Employee Referral Program

  • Company Discounts on products, goods, services, electronics, automotive, travel & more!

  • Opportunities for Community Engagement



Key Responsibilities (Essential Duties and Functions)

  • Collect samples from asphalt or aggregate plants

  • Performs field tests for density or other properties

  • Performs and records aggregate gradations

  • Process samples using a variety of testing equipment and procedures

  • Record data and enter information into computer systems

  • Communicates with plant staff

  • Performs general clean-up and maintenance duties as assigned

  • Routinely assist other members of the work force in different areas of production

  • Promptly communicate with supervisors on any flaws in material.

  • Take action to avoid potential hazards or obstructions.

  • Other tasks and duties as assigned to meet business needs.

  • Regular and timely attendance.

  • Participate in and promote an inclusive work environment



To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.


Minimum Qualifications:


  • Safety minded professional who demonstrates good performance, attendance and punctuality.

  • Must pass pre-employment physical exam and pre-employment controlled substance testing. 

  • Safety sensitive: “Per RCW 49.44.240 this position has been identified by the employer as safety sensitive and will be subject to an employer-required pre-employment drug screening that includes testing for nonpsychoactive cannabis metabolites.”

  • Demonstrates the ability to work overtime and weekends/holidays as needed.

  • Demonstrates the ability to conform to and maintain OSHA, MSHA, DOT and all other company or state rules and regulations.

  • Must have current US Authorization to work or ability to obtain without company assistance prior to start date.



  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) preferred.

  • Ability to obtain A.C.I Concrete Technician certification and concrete Strength Testing certification,

  • Valid driver’s license required.

Knowledge/Skill Requirements

  • Demonstrates good performance, safety and attendance.

  • Demonstrates proficiency in basic mathematics.

  • Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively with all departments and customers on the phone and in person.

  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, without direct supervision.         

  • Demonstrates a willingness to work overtime and weekends as needed.

  • Demonstrates strong written and oral communication skills.

  • Demonstrates organizational and time management skills.

  • Must pass DOT physical exam and pre-employment controlled substance testing. 



The statements included in this job description are not intended to be all-inclusive.  They represent typical elements and criteria necessary to successfully perform the job.  Other duties may be assigned as required.  Requirements for this job are subject to modification by the Company and its designees, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


What CRH Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay

  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs

  • Group retirement savings program

  • Health and wellness programs

  • 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!


Inland Asphalt Co., 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:  Mar 30, 2024

Nearest Major Market: Kennewick

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