QC Road Technician

Subsidiary: Miller Paving Limited  

Location: Halifax, NS



About Us

The Miller Group, a subsidiary of Colas Canada, is a Canadian leader in the construction and maintenance of transportation infrastructure since 1917.

We provide exceptional customer service and operational support using our time-proven construction methods and innovative technologies, alongside the highest quality products and materials.

We leverage our global network to foster positive relationships that make a lasting difference in the communities where we live and work. Whether it is making your commute more efficient, keeping our communities safe, or making remote areas more accessible, at Miller we are proud to Build Greatness in everything we do.


Cumberland Paving and Construction, a division of Miller Paving Limited is looking for candidates interested in joining a dynamic team to learn and build a career in the field of construction inspection and materials testing. Our ideal candidate will have strong initiative to perform routine inspection and testing of construction materials both asphalt and aggregate in the field and laboratory, in order to verify conformance to construction plans and specifications. The Technician will prepare daily reports and data sheets and may be called upon to perform various tasks at the discretion of the supervisor.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Class 5 driver’s license, clean abstract, and access to a reliable vehicle
  • Ability to lift 50lbs and work outdoors in inclement weather
  • Proficient in MS Office

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Post-secondary education focused on civil engineering or related technical field
  • Technical knowledge of aggregate and asphalt quality. CCIL Type C certification and quarry experience
  • CSA or ACI concrete testing certification

Day in the Life

As a Quality Control Road Technician, you will become an expert is asphalt, aggregate, and concrete, conducting regular laboratory and field tests to ensure all products are in compliance with standards and procedures. It will be important to ensure that measuring equipment is calibrated and all material is properly tested and examined as all discrepancies must be accurately reported. You will have the opportunity to visit multiple sites in the area, developing a full understanding of what goes into our roads to maintain the highest quality products.


Safety will always be your number one priority as you will be responsible for complying with all guidelines to ensure a safe working environment for all around you.





At Miller, we want every employee to feel connected, where creativity and innovation thrive, and your contributions make a real impact. Our supportive and inclusive atmosphere encourages open communication, ensuring every team member feels heard and valued. With a commitment to flexibility, opportunities for professional development, and a shared passion for excellence, we are more than just colleagues – we are a community dedicated to Building Greatness together.

If you are seeking a workplace that values employees, challenges you to reach new heights, and celebrates your achievements, Miller is the place for you. Build your career with us!

Miller is proud to provide this unique career opportunity, we offer continuous learning, opportunity for growth, and a competitive compensation package. At our core; we are our people. We succeed because we respect our people and invest in their development, safety and well-being. Miller is an equal opportunity employer. We believe that diversity and inclusion are key attributes to building greatness. Miller’s core values of Integrity and Community welcomes everyone, at work and in the community, and our value of Accountability, means that we own our actions, our decisions and our results. As a Miller employee, this will ultimately be your commitment to our inclusive culture.

We will contact candidates selected for an interview. Accommodation for applications with disabilities will be made during the recruitment process when requested.