Martin Marietta

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Area Quality Control Manager

Area Quality Control Manager

Requisition ID 
2017-3246
Job Locations 
US-TX-Dallas
Division 
Southwest Division

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Overview

Recently debuting at #57 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 26 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.

 

At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.

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Position Summary

 

The Area Quality Control Manager will be responsible for all aspects of product quality for the ready mix facilities within their organization. The Area Quality Control Manager will also supervise all quality control technicians, provide direction to all quality related activities and will act as a professional product quality resource to all value added product organizations. In addition, the Area Quality Control Manager will oversee regular incoming, in process, and final product sampling and testing that may be required. This position also reviews specifications and ensures that products meet the engineering need on projects.

 

Essential Functions

  • Actively promotes the Guardian Angel safety culture.
  • Actively promotes and supports quality culture, tests materials as needed and ensures outgoing product meets applicable requirements. Relays quality measures to local, state and corporate level.
  • Ensures compliance with ACI, ASTM and DOT requirements as well as other regulatory agencies.
  • Leads direct reports across the area to ensure quality expectations of customers are met.
  • Leads by example and practice, to promote a quality culture.
  • Understand and utilize materials for concrete in an efficient manner.
  • Fosters a relationship building environment between all levels of employees and our customers.
  • Works with all levels of employees to ensure all procedures are followed.
  • Act as primary point of contact with customers, engineering community and local authorities.
  • Ensure data entry into all needed systems is correct and up to date.
  • Manage the business using agreed upon KPI’s to ensure safety, quality, and operational efficiency.
  • Understands applicable sections of the profit and loss statement and uses that knowledge to improve profitability.

 

Minimum Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering required.

  • ACI Field Level 1 required.

  • 5 years ready mix experience preferred.

  • Professional Engineer License preferred.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to multi-task and use principles of time management to maximize personal productivity.
  • Proficient with basic MS Office computer applications.
  • Knowledgeable of concrete fundamentals.
  • Ability to maintain composure under stress.
  • Excellent customer service skills, internal/external. 
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent decision making and leadership skills.
  • Excellent organization skills and uses resources effectively and efficiently.
  • Positive attitude toward other employees, customers, and supervisors.
  • Excellent work ethic - punctuality, accuracy, and attendance.
  • Excellent driving, safety, and attendance record.

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to climb stairs, climb ladders, reach, squat, tolerate prolonged standing/walking, balance, bend from trunk, crawl, kneel, push and pull objects.
  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. up to 10 times per day.

  • Ability to walk and stand on uneven or slippery surfaces for 8+ hours a day.

  • Ability to visually inspect concrete and/or ingredients for acceptance.

  • Ability to shovel wet concrete up to 5 times a day.

  • Ability to use vibrating tools.

  • Ability to tolerate working outdoors in all environmental temperatures and weather.

  • Ability to work in areas with the potential for high noise levels.

  • Ability to tolerate working at heights up to 9 feet.

  • Ability to operate the Company vehicle for a minimum of 8 hours per day including entering and exiting the vehicle frequently.

Benefits

  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health Care Reimbursement Account
  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
  • Wellness Programs
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • 401(k) with Company matching
  • Pension
  • Salary Continuation – Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability Options
  • Employee Life Insurance
  • Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Direct Deposit Payroll
  • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
  • College Scholarship Program – for dependent children
  • Matching Gift Program
  • New Auto Purchase Discount Plans

We are an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.