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Materials Tester 1

Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd.11.04.19

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Materials Tester 1

Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. (a Volker Stevin Canada company) has the following full time hourly position available located in CALGARY, Alberta

Materials Tester 1, Quality Control

(JOB ID: 4801019)


Volker Stevin Contracting Ltd. is seeking a Materials Tester 1 to work within our Calgary location. Under the direction of the Senior Asphalt Inspector, the Material Tester 1 will be responsible to assist in completing Quality Control testing of all aggregate and asphalt materials, to perform duties as assigned to ensure the work completed is delivered according to contract specifications, to present a professional image and attitude in all dealings with the client, the public and fellow workers, and to ensure all tasks are carried out in a safe and responsible manner.

This job entails all aspects of Quality Control duties for aggregates and asphalt such as, but not limited to, the following: Quality control testing of materials being crushed, stock pile material testing, report results to the Senior Asphalt Inspector with final testing data for entry into the computer, taking samples from truck at plant take to lab and process, plant moistures, follow proper testing procedures according to asphalt being produced (e.g. A.T. specs), ensuring proper personal protective equipment is worn within the duration testing time, testing of all asphalt materials (bin samples, midstream samples), relaying all information to the Senior Asphalt Inspector, mmaintaining a consistent inventory of lab equipment and keep lab and equipment clean and usable


The Ideal Candidate for this position will possess the following:

Qualifications and Experience:
• High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent
• Engineering Technologist degree or a student at a college or university.
• On the job training and experience with aggregates and asphalt test an asset, but not necessary.
• Work well independently and in a team environment
• Willing work long hours and weekends
• Basic First Aid, an asset
• Valid Class 5 driver’s license (Driver’s Abstract required)
• Experience with Microsoft Word and Excel


Working in a team environment you will enjoy competitive wages, excellent benefits, and opportunities for advancement. Note: We promote a safe work environment with a substance abuse testing program.


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How to Apply:

Please submit applications/resumes to Volker Stevin Contracting, quoting Competition #4801019" and job title " Materials Tester 1"
Online: www.volkerstevin.ca
By email: Careers@volkerstevin.ca
While we thank all applicants for their interest, only those selected will be contacted for an interview.