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Date: Jul 10, 2019

City/State/Province: Franklin, PA, US, 16323

Company: Colas

The road to your future starts with IA Construction Co.

Since 1854, Barrett Industries has been a leader in providing infrastructure solutions throughout the United States. Through our subsidiary companies, including IA Construction Co., we serve everyone from small contractors to government agencies and Fortune 500 companies. Barrett Industries Corporation is an infrastructure construction holding company with a vertically integrated value chain including quarries, sand and gravel operations, asphalt cement storage terminals, hot mix asphalt plants, trucking, asphalt emulsions, asphalt paving, and pavement preservation. 

IA Construction Co. upholds the highest standards of Safety, Environmental Stewardship, and Ethical Conduct. We provide advanced solutions for our customer’s needs while having a positive impact on our local communities, generating sustainable growth, and long-term value for our shareholders. Our mission is to strengthen and grow our infrastructure products and services by empowering and developing our people, fostering innovation, utilizing new technology, and maximizing vertical integration at all levels of the company’s value chain. We operate through various companies in the Northeast and the Midwest.  We are strong, stable, and growing.  

“We Build the Roads You Travel”


IA Construction Corporation is seeking candidates for a field tech position.  This entry-level position is seeking candidates with a background in chemistry / quality control / civil engineering to work under the direction of the Quality Control Manager.  Ideal candidates will have excellent communication, organizational, time-management and problem solving skills. 



·         Able to comprehend ASTM and AASHTO standards and procedures.

·         Aggregate material testing, sampling, absorption, LA Abrasion, specifications, S.E., un-compacted voids, Sodium/Magnesium Loss, crush counts.

·         Inventory products, QC sampling, frequency, and schedules, specifications, testing, gradations, crush count absorptions, Stonemont software data entry / reporting.

·         Bituminous asphalt testing, asphalt content and gradation, maximum theoretical density of mix, specific gravity of compacted mix.

·         Bituminous mix design development, complete overview of Pennsylvania design processes for HMC and WMA.


IA Construction Corporation is in business to provide opportunities for our employees to meet our dynamic challenges of building and maintaining the highest standards of safety, quality, and integrity.


Since its beginnings in 1924, IA Construction has maintained a commitment to excellence in all aspects of the road construction process.  By emphasizing the importance of our employees and their safety, the leaders of IA have fostered a team-oriented organization that continually delivers quality and cost-effective solutions for the roads of tomorrow.

IA Construction Co. is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer dedicated to promoting diversity and maintaining a drug-free workplace. It is our policy to ensure that applicants are considered for employment based on their qualifications without regard to their race, religion (including religious dress and grooming practices), creed, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expressions, sexual orientation, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, pregnancy (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), immigration status, citizenship, genetic information, medical conditions, protected veteran status, uniform service member status, familial status, marital status, registered domestic partner status or any other classification protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. Applicants are treated on the basis of their job-related qualifications, ability and performance. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all employees and applicants and provide a workplace free of harassment and discrimination.  This Policy applies to aspects of employment including recruitment, hiring, training and development, promotion, termination, compensation, benefits, and all other terms and conditions of employment in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. For more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, please click here and here.  For notification on E-Verify click here and for information on Right to Work, click here. We are a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

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IA Construction Co. will not discriminate or retaliate against applicants who inquire about, disclose, or discuss their compensation or that of other applicants. For more information, please click here.

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