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Testing | Quality Control Lab Technician (Asphalt)




The QC Lab/Density Technician with Kokosing Materials, Inc. is responsible for the testing of asphalt to ensure adherence to federal, state, and/or customer specifications. This position works with asphalt plant personnel, construction personnel, and governmental agencies.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Perform asphalt testing and analysis.
• Perform aggregate sampling and testing.
• Perform density testing on asphalt pavements.
• Complete governmental and customer reports for test results.
• Communicate testing results to the plant, construction personnel, and government agencies.
• Investigate customer complaints regarding discrepancies between test results and asphalt received.
• Other duties as assigned.



   Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of asphalt quality control data.
  • Experience with asphalt lab equipment.
  • Knowledge of paving process.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Possess good mathematical skills.

   Physical Demands:

  • Lifting asphalt samples +/-50 lbs daily.
  • Occasionally requires lifting over 75lbs.
  • Ability to stand / walk +/-8 hours.
  • Exposure to high heat, dust, and noise.

   Work Environment:

  • Variable working hours
  • Must be able to travel
  • Must be able to work nights and weekends

   Qualifications and Experience:

  • ODOT Level 2 or ODOT Level 3 certified is preferred but not required
  • High School Diploma.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications.


Kokosing Materials Inc. offers a competitive compensation based on experience and a benefits package including medical, life, and a 401K plan.


Kokosing Materials, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. The company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected class.


Please go to our Career Page at  www.kokosing.biz/careers/current-openings  for a very quick application process (create profile – name, contact info – and upload your work history) or feel free to send your resume/work history to Steve Mikloucich (smikloucich@kokosing.biz), McKenna Milks (mmilks@kokosing.biz) or Steve Thompson (sat@kokosing.biz).


Company Info

Kokosing Materials, Inc.


Who To Contact
Steve Mikloucich (smikloucich@kokosing.biz)

McKenna Milks (mmilks@kokosing.biz)

or  Steve Thompson (sat@kokosing.biz)

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