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Lab Technician - Entry Level

Lab Technician - Entry Level

Requisition ID 
2017-3402
# of Openings 
2
Job Locations 
US-MI-Presque Isle
Category 
Manufacturing
Product Line 
Aggregates
Travel 
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Company 
Lafarge North America Inc.

More information about this job

Overview

Collects and tests aggregate samples using routine methods and basic arithmetic computations.

Responsibilities

PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform all responsibilities safely
  • Collecting samples
  • Performing routine testing of aggregate samples (quartering samples, running gradations, washes, moistures and picking deleterious
  • Entering data into the aggregate quality reporting system
  • Recordkeeping
  • Calibrating lab equipment
  • Performing routine housekeeping of lab
  • Basic understanding of control charts
  • Performing all other projects and duties as assigned by the supervisor

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS (Skills, knowledge, experience)

  • Basic computer skills including basic knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Basic math skills
  • Basic knowledge of statistics
  • Attend MDOT Certified Aggregate Technician program
  • Excellent driving record
  • Must have excellent oral and written communication skills

EDUCATION

  • Two year technical degree required or five years in QC testing of construction materials in lieu of education. Four year college degree preferred.

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Sitting, standing, walking for extended period of time
  • Ability to operate a motor vehicle
  • Lifting up to 50 pounds
  • Climbing ladders, scaffolding and stockpiles
  • Working at elevated heights
  • Tolerating noise, temperature and environmental variations

 

SAFETY

Must adhere to all local, state, MSHA and environmental regulations as outlined in the Employee Safe Work Guidelines booklet, and any/all rules or information provided by the Company or customer sites.

 

 

America's Job Exchange Source Codes

AJETR+00, AJETR+01, AJETR+02 ,AJETR+03, AJETR+04, AJETR+05, AJETR+06, AJETR+07, AJETR+08

State Specific Source Code

AJETR+MI