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Quality Control Superintendent

Job Summary

Oversee quality control of products in all departments to meet all applicable standards, optimize uniformity, minimize costs, and optimize production. 


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.


  • Control inventories and quality of various materials
  • Regulate and order imported materials used in the process as needed to ensure adequate inventory, quality, and minimize costs 
  • Ensure the testing of all material to guarantee quality and optimize operations; report and file results of testing 
  • Work with all operating personnel to assist in maintaining efficient, cost-conscious operation while manufacturing a uniform product
  • Interpret results of quality control tests and work with Production Engineers to improve operations and lower cost per ton
  • Monitor cost control statements for the Laboratory, Quarry, Shipping, and Yards and Roads Departments
  • Work with the Production Superintendent, Engineering, and Maintenance Superintendent to solve quality and production problems 
  • Assist and advise Central Laboratories, Sales Department, and Technical Services with respect to customer service issues
  • Communicate with customers information pertaining to product quality and assist with potential problems
  • Ensure that alternate new raw materials meet Company guidelines


Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, or Chemical, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering


  • Experience working in a laboratory in a cement manufacturing plant environment
  • Managerial experience
  • Must be highly motivated and dedicated to improving the operations of a plant
  • Ability to motivate others
  • Strong interpersonal skills: ability to communicate effectively with others

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 ongoing drug and alcohol testing. #HP


Quality Control Superintendent

Job Req ID:  9381
Job Type:  Salaried

Nearest Major Market: Redding

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