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Ready Mix Quality Control Intern

Job Summary

CalPortland is seeking a summer in the materials division. This internship is ideal for a student interested in construction management, mechanical, or civil engineering. The intern will have the opportunity to work on a variety of heavy civil projects and mine planning.

Responsibilities

  • Complete Safety and MSHA training and any other site/job specific required training
  • Carry-out and practice all safety practices per MSHA/company rules and regulations
  • Assist QC Manager with all tasks including collecting aggregate samples from Yard, lab work, worksite duties, observe testing techniques on-site, be able to direct concrete trucks on site according to a laid out plan, inputting data from testing, etc.
  • Learn about other CalPortland departments and interface as required   
  • Attend summer intern orientation event at corporate headquarters in Glendora, CA
  • Perform plant tasks as assigned

Education

Currently pursuing Bachelor's degree in Mining Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Construction Management, Civil Engineering or other Engineering related discipline

Requirements/Qualifications

•    Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint
•    Good attendance and punctual 
•    Ability to work independently and in a team setting
•    Ability to lift at least 50 lbs. and perform physical labor in inclement weather
•    Must possess a valid driver's license, insurance and be insurable to drive company vehicles
Preferred: 

Prior experience or internship in the construction or building materials industry

Compensation

Benefits

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, an employee assistance program, and a retirement program. The company also has a variety of voluntary benefits for employees to choose from.

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.

 

 

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Ready Mix Quality Control Intern

Job Req ID:  2201
Job Type:  Temporary - Full-time


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