Quality Control Engineer

Job Summary

The Quality Control Engineer will build fundamental skills while providing a valuable function within a cement facility that has a long history of innovation and improvement. One must work as a team member to maintain automated robotic laboratory, control quality aspects of the cement manufacturing process and assure quality of final product. This position will optimize consistent quality of final products, solving problems with quality processes, laboratory and general plant systems.


At CalPortland, we’re proud to offer a comprehensive, competitive benefits package that provides health and financial support to our most important resources: our employees.  Your benefits are an important part of your overall compensation at CalPortland. That’s why we give you a wide range of benefits to choose from.  All regular full time employees may enroll in a variety of health and welfare plans including medical, dental and vision plans.  Other benefits include life insurance, disability coverage, employee assistance program, and retirement program.  The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.



  • Perform routine analysis, control quality and maintain operation of the quality control and quality assurance systems
  • Assist other departments with projects ranging from design and implementation to financing and labor management via direction from Plant Engineer
  • Coordinate with Lab Supervisor to ensure efficient operation of quality control and plant systems
  • Uphold and work by the core value set: integrity, safety, accountability, teamwork, respect, quality and innovation
  • Provide and ensure effective preventive maintenance, breakdown repairs and troubleshooting are carried out on all laboratory analytical equipment
  • Comply with and enforce governmental procedures, rules and regulations; comply with company policies and plant rules
  • Chemical and physical analysis on raw, semi-finished and finished materials
  • Perform other duties as assigned


BS Engineering, or equivalent Science degree


  • Excellent computer skills
  • Hands-on; mechanically oriented
  • Intern experience within a heavy industrial facility is preferred

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate must submit to post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check. Some positions require FMCSA regulated on-going drug and alcohol testing.


Mojave, CA, US, 93501

Job Req ID:  11588
Job Type:  Salaried

Nearest Major Market: Bakersfield

Job Segment: Facilities, Controls Engineer, QC, Chemical Research, Quality Engineer, Operations, Engineering, Quality