Hammaker East is a leading provider of paving materials and services for the road construction industry. With a highly trained and dedicated team, we meet our customers’ ever-changing needs and enable them to build a better infrastructure in their communities.
We are looking to hire a Lab Tech!
POSITION PURPOSE: Perform testing of company product to ensure compliance with internal and external specifications.
Education: High School diploma or equivalent
Additional college education in chemistry highly preferred
Experience: Prefer experience in asphalt industry, but not required
Proficient in Microsoft Office programs
Well organized, with the ability to think critically
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong attention to detail
Sound judgment and decision making abilities
Excellent time management skills
Strong teamwork and interpersonal skills
Strong understanding of production and processing operations
Successfully monitor and assess performance in order to improve processes
Understand Chemistry and its application
WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Travel: Occasional travel required
Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee must be able to:
Perform work, which requires lifting and use of heavy materials, machinery, and equipment in potentially hazardous traffic conditions. Movements are frequent and regularly require using the wrists, hands and/or fingers. Work conditions may involve exposure to hot materials, chemicals, fumes, dust, odors, gases and other substances used in a construction environment. Must have the ability to see, hear, talk and perform tasks requiring manual dexterity. Operate standard equipment including a computer, copier, fax, phone and other similar office equipment is also required.
The duties listed above are not all inclusive. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or logical assignment to the position. The position description does not constitute an employment agreement between the Russell Standard Corporation and employee and is subject to change by the Company management as the needs of the organization and requirements of the position change.