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Quality Control Intern

Company: Peckham Industries
Location: Pleasant Valley
Posted on: June 21, 2022

Job Description:

Peckham IndustriesLocation: Pleasant Valley, NYSalary Interval: InternDate Posted: 06/17/22 Application InstructionsAbout Us: Family by ChoicePeckham Industries Inc. (PII) has been a family-run business since 1924 and we believe our family by choice philosophy delivers value as the trusted supplier of construction materials, products, and services in the communities we serve. Through our extensive network of hot mix asphalt and ready-mix concrete plants, quarries, and liquid asphalt terminals, PII delivers the highest quality materials and custom solutions to thousands of road construction and road maintenance customers. In addition, the company's construction operations include paving and road reclamation services, as well as precast/pre-stressed concrete production and erection of multi-level parking structures, specialty buildings, and bridge components. Become part of our mission by realizing your purpose, serving our community interests, and delivering growth for our customers. Peckham Industries educates, innovates, and applies technology in a way that is safe, sustainable, inclusive, and profitable. Position DescriptionQuality Control department is looking for a Summer Intern to collect aggregate samples and assist with completing aggregate testing, sieve analysis and reporting. Some hot mix asphalt sampling and testing will also be required. The Quality Control Technician is a team member who guarantees continuous production and ensures our hot mix asphalt, liquid asphalt, cold mix asphalt, crushed stone, sand, and gravel are consistent with State, Federal and local specifications. The QC Tech is a well-rounded hard worker, mechanically inclined, experienced and comfortable working in manual labor industries using related tools, equipment, and machinery. This position require travel between the serviced region, including our Catskill, Athens, and Pleasant Valley. Reliable transportation is required. Essential Functions: Reliably collect all required samples and tests as directed by QC Manager; Achieve familiarity with the operation of all testing equipment; Maintain timely consistent communication with co-workers; Maintain clear, concise, organized, and accurate records of all quality control testing at all production facilities. Maintain a clean, safe working environment at all production facilities and assure that all lab testing equipment is in good working order at all timesRequirements, Education and Experience:High School Diploma or equivalent Proficient verbal and written English Legal right to work in the USHands-on in manual labor environmentComputer literate and comfortable using Word, Excel and emailHave and maintain reliable transportationOther Duties:Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without notice. Position RequirementsRequirements, Education and Experience:High School Diploma or equivalent Proficient verbal and written English Legal right to work in the USHands-on in manual labor environmentComputer literate and comfortable using Word, Excel and emailHave and maintain reliable transportationTravel:Position may require up to 30% travel by personal vehicle to offices throughout the state of New York and New England based on the needs of the business, but is primarilylimited to the areas of Athens, Catskill and Pleasant Valley, NY.Work Environment/Physical Demands:Medium work; Exerting up to 50lbs of force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs of force frequently, and/or up to 10lbs of force constantly to move objects. This position works on or near moving mechanical parts and loud equipment. Requiresthe ability to sit or stand for long periods of time as well as lifting, bending, kneeling, squatting, climbing, walking, reaching, driving and repetitivemotion.Values:At Peckham, you will experience our values wherever you work: corporate offices, plants, quarries, or paving operations. We share a common set of values - safety, integrity, dedication, and efficiency which are embedded in how we show up every day. Ours is a culture where we protect family and friends, our word is our bond, we are committed to serve and results matter. Our values are the foundation of our growth, and we believe will pave the way for future success. Equal Opportunity EmployerPeckham Industries, Inc. (PII) is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. It is our policy to provide EEO to all persons regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, veteran status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Under the Americans with Disabilities Act or similar law, if you have a disability and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Peckham, please contact HR@peckham.com.PI182708738

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