Junior QC Technician

Subsidiary: Terus Construction Ltd.

Terus Construction Ltd. is an integrated road construction and materials manufacturing company, which has been building roads in British Columbia and the Yukon Territory for over 30 years through decentralized business centers.

Road construction, asphalt paving, aggregate production, hot mix asphalt and ready-mix concrete supply are the core activities. In addition, the Company acts as general contractor on civil construction projects, including excavation, utilities, concrete placement, sidewalks, and curbs, and in all kind of road construction related activities.

Over 800 jobs every year are performed through more than 20 decentralized business centers, such as highway rehabilitation, airport construction, industrial, municipal and commercial work, subdivisions. More than 550 employees are locally employed.

Terus Construction provides challenging and rewarding opportunities in an entrepreneurial, diverse, inclusive and respectful work environment. As our growth creates new career opportunities, likely there is the right one for you!

Job Summary

We are looking to hire an enthusiastic and hardworking  junior quality technician with a good eye for detail. Who will be responsible for performing standardized quality control checks on our company products to ensure they meet the required legal and company standards for safety and quality.Who may also be required to maintain calibrated test equipment, prepare test data, and identify areas for quality control improvement.

Duties/ Responsibilities

  • Write Quality Control Testing Reports and conduct lab correlation with Quality Assurance agency for test procedures

  • You are completely familiar with specific testing procedures.

  • Understanding of project survey requirements and project lay out.

  • Develop understanding of test procedures and specifications for aggregate properties, subbase field density, sub grade soil characteristics and field density, ready mix, asphalt concrete pavement. Junior tech will only conduct and report tests for which they are fully versed.

  • Maintenance, reporting of incidents, reporting of non working condition and proper operation of all equipment associated testing & engineering.

  • Training of staff not familiar with test procedures for which you have been trained.

  • Respect will be shown to all contractors’ representatives, owner representatives and fellow employees.

  • Ensures that all operations are performed with the utmost regard for the safety and health of all personnel involved in the project.

Skills

  • Computer skills especially in the use Microsoft Word and PowerPoint and ability to manage files and records effectively
  • Thorough understanding of methods and processes involved in manufacturing/construction.
  • Excellent interpersonal and good communication skills which include the ability to teach and explain methodologies
  • Well skilled in quality processes and also statistical techniques
  • Knowledge about measurement and test equipment
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Knowledge of relevant legislation and quality control standards
  • Ability to interpret instructions whether written, spoken, or in a diagram
  • Possess problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of mathematics – arithmetic, geometry, calculus, and statistics and their relevant applications
  • In-depth understanding of chemical composition, structure, and properties of different substances and the understanding of chemical interactions.

Terus Construction Ltd. offers opportunities for qualified people who want to grow in our high-performance organization including competitive salary and benefits package, along with in-house training, an incredible work environment, and career advancement opportunities.

Must be able to meet all safety requirements including pre-employment drug/alcohol testing.

We would like to thank all applicants for submitting their resume.  However only applicants selected to be interviewed will be contacted.