Quality Control Technician

Dexter Construction

Truro, Nova Scotia

< Back to all jobs

Dexter Construction Company, Part of The Municipal Group of Companies is a large, diversified Construction Company engaged in all major aspects of the heavy civil construction industry within the Atlantic Provinces. Dexter Construction is currently seeking a Quality Control Technician to join our Highway Division, testing granular materials at our mobile crushers. This position will be based out of Truro, NS.

Job Summary:

Acting as a representative of the company, this individual must act with professionalism and encourage fellow employees to follow methods and procedures of quality control as outlined by project specifications and company policies. The successful candidate will carry out testing of aggregates in Quarry sites throughout Nova Scotia. Carrying and use of test equipment involves some effort of a physical nature. Training will be provided in on-site safety, testing procedures, and use of equipment.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Obtain and test samples of granular material produced at the crusher during production
  • Document and reporting of test results during material production
  • Assist with equipment calibration and laboratory maintenance as needed
  • Inspection of materials produced to confirm proper stockpiling methods and handling
  • Recognition of quality control matters and advise on matters as needed
  • Inform the Quality Manager of any deviations from the Quality Plan or any non-conforming materials or methods
  • Other duties as assigned by Quality Manager

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience:

  • Ideally have at least 1-3 years of experience
  • Strong communication verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Must have a valid class 5 driver’s license

A comprehensive pension and benefits package are offered with this position along with opportunities for advancement and training and development.

Application Process:

Completed applications should be submitted to:

Human Resources
Attention: Emily Siepierski
Via Email: esiepierski@dexter.ca

Please reference “Quality Control Technician” in the subject line.

We are an equal opportunity employer that encourages all interested candidates to submit a detailed resume.

We would like to thank all those who apply; however only those selected for an interview will be notified.

Dexter Construction Logo