Quality Control Technician

Standard General - Calgary, AB (30+ days ago)

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About Us

Standard General Inc. Calgary is a growing, dynamic contractor in land development and road construction in the greater Calgary area. People are the key to our success, and we are committed to building leaders in the construction industry. As a member of our team, you’ll be able to take advantage of continuous learning and growth opportunities while working on exciting, leading-edge projects.

About The Role

The Quality Control Technician is a seasonal position with a planned start date of April 2020. The Quality Control Technician is responsible for ensuring end product is produced according to customer specifications. Including but not limited to Hot Mix Asphalt (HMA), Granular Base Course (GBC), and aggregate crushing.

As a Quality Control Technician at SGC you will:

  • Perform testing in accordance with Standard General’s Quality Control System.
  • Read and understand test methods and procedures.
  • Communicate with clients, including operations personnel.
  • Troubleshoot and make recommendations to maintain high quality product.
  • Complete documentation and Data control.
  • Complete care and maintenance of testing equipment.
  • Maintain company image (i.e. company equipment, proper personal image).
  • Other related duties as assign by the Quality Control Supervisor.

To Be Successful In The Role You Will Need:

  • 2-3 years of experience in asphalt quality control.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • CET OR similar education is required.
  • Alberta transportation experience is considered an asset.
  • Valid driver’s license (Class 5).
  • Own transportation.
  • Must have a good understanding of mathematics, with strong computer skills.
  • Ability to work overtime as required.
  • Must be physically able to repetitively lift and carry at least 90 lbs on a regular basis.
  • Must comply with the company’s drug and alcohol policy, including testing requirements.

What We Can Offer You:

With Standard General Calgary, you join a network of over 8,500 employees from coast-to-coast under Colas Canada Inc. That means numerous opportunities to network, learn and grow your career with Canada’s leading group of construction and maintenance professionals in the transportation infrastructure space.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted. Interviews will begin in January 2020.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Asphalt Quality Control: 2 years (Preferred)