Quality Control Tech - Summer Student - #127955

Lafarge Canada

Date: 3 weeks ago
City: Red Deer, AB
Contract type: Intern
Whatever you do, you'll make a difference at Lafarge Canada. Because we know that your passion and curiosity are the natural resources the world needs. Thanks to our teams' energy, commitment and ideas, we are reinventing how the world builds to make Canada greener and smarter for all.

Quality Control Tech - Summer Student

Requisition ID: 6884


Red Deer, AB, CA, T4N 5H2

Pay Type


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 70,000 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.


Your responsibilities include material sampling and testing of raw materials for use in Concrete. The objective of this position is to ensure that the products and processes meet the established quality standards in the most efficient manner.


  • Sampling and testing raw materials for use in Concrete
  • Ensure Concrete Laboratory follows all CSA/CCIL requirements
  • Trouble shooting problems at the concrete plant and onsite
  • Assist in Research and Development of new concrete products
  • Must project professionalism with both customers and co-workers


Qualification Profile:

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology (Prefered), C.E.T designation(Prefered)


  • Valid drivers license with good driving record
  • Strong computer knowledge (e.g. Microsoft Excel)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Team player with a willingness to learn
  • Demonstrates initiative, responsibility and strong work ethic
  • Ability to work safely following all safety and environmental requirements
  • Excellent organizational skills

Rate Of Pay

  • Hourly Non-Union - $22 per hour for regular time; 1.5x pay rate for overtime; 2x pay for working Sundays
  • All company benefits (e.g. vehicle, and phone) will be provided in accordance with Lafarge’s company policy.


  • This position requires travel to sites between Red Deer and Sylvan Lake.

As part of our dedicated focus on the health and safety of all employees, a pre-employment medical, including drug and alcohol testing and a criminal record check, may be required.

Your Lafarge Experience

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.

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