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Quality Control Technician

locationWoodstock, ON, Canada
PublishedPublished: Published 1 week ago
ExpiresExpires: Expiring in 1 month

As a global leader in innovative and sustainable building solutions, Lafarge is enabling greener cities, smarter infrastructure and improving living standards around the world. With sustainability at the core of our strategy, we are becoming a net-zero company, with our people and communities at the heart of our success. We are driving circular construction as a world leader in recycling to build more with less. It’s all thanks to our 7,000 talented people around the world who are passionate about building progress for people and the planet through four business segments: Cement, Ready-Mix Concrete, Aggregates and Solutions & Products.

Lafarge people are passionate about finding better ways to build. They embrace innovation and improvement with a pioneering spirit. They work as trusted partners, creating better solutions and experiences for their customers, communities, and colleagues.


The Quality Control Technician will be responsible for the effective management of product quality control and quality processes to ensure product performance, cost management, effective reserve utilization, and customer satisfaction. This role requires a strong commitment to safety, technical expertise, and the ability to work closely with various teams to achieve quality excellence.



  • Implement and enforce Lafarge's safety policies and ensure compliance with all relevant government legislation.
  • Conduct safety inductions for visitors to the Quality Lab or site as required.
  • Execute Job Hazard Analyses for QC tasks and implement necessary action items to mitigate risks.
  • Develop and implement Lab/QC Safety Improvement Plans to enhance safety protocols.

Product Performance:

  • Implement programs and processes to ensure compliance of all products in accordance with relevant codes, standards, and specifications.
  • Implement Lafarge's Quality Program, including sampling, testing, reporting, and follow-up for all products as determined for each site of responsibility
  • Record, monitor, and communicate Aggregate KPI performance to key stakeholders and investigate variances from the plan, establishing corrective actions as necessary.
  • Lead or participate in the development and implementation of site-specific actions to reduce and/or optimize long products, including innovating new combination materials.
  • Collaborate with Sales and Operational staff to align and ensure product performance meets customer expectations.

Human Resources:

  • Participate in the development and implementation of site-specific product performance knowledge for Operations staff to enhance their understanding and expertise.

Technical Support:

  • Participate in Quality Audits and assist in developing and implementing Action Plans for Quality Improvement to maintain and enhance product quality.

Financial Accountability:

  • Ensure the efficient utilization of resources provided and optimize costs where practical and possible

Specific Accountabilities:

  • Safety
  • Product Performance
  • Customer Service/Support
  • Product Quality Control and Performance
  • Troubleshooting
  • Cost Management
  • Quality Policies and Training


  • Possess a full G-class Driver's License.
  • Minimum 2-year College Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology - eligibility for C.Tech. or
  • C.E.T. Designation
  • Availability for shift work as required.
  • The ideal candidate will have experience in the construction materials (aggregates, asphalt and concrete) industry; should have excellent communication and computer skills, and must be able to work independently, as well as part of a team.

We thank you for your interest. Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.  Lafarge is committed to the principles of employment equity and encourages the applications from women, visible minorities, and persons with disabilities.

Lafarge Canada Inc. welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. In Ontario, our organization/business is committed to fulfilling our requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

At Lafarge, there is endless opportunity for you to play your part. Whether you’re in a technical, managerial, or frontline role, you can shape a career that works for you. With us you’ll have the chance to embrace the passion we share for our planet. You’ll be encouraged to seek out diverse perspectives, share your ideas and build the skills and connections you need to perform at your best. Because it’s only when we work together in a culture where everyone thrives, that we can build the world we all want to live in.

Required education level

  • Technical diploma 
  • Professional Designation
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