Laboratory Technician - Concrete

Last updated 28 minutes ago
Location:Perth
Job Type:Full Time

Boral currently have opportunities for Concrete Testers to join us for a project based at an onsite mobile batch plant facility located in Bullsbrook. Concrete Testers will focus on the day to day sampling and testing of high specification concrete products and casting of cylinders.

Project details:

  • Based at RAAF Pearce Air Base, Bullsbrook Batch Plant facility, WA

  • Batch plant will supply high specification concrete for the upgrade & expansion of the RAAF Pearce, Bullsbrook Air Base

  • Project duration is approximately 6 - 8 months

  • Batch Plant will be operational Five (5) days per week (Mon–Fri), with possible occasional Saturday work

Key duties:

  • Slump testing of concrete

  • Casting of cylinders

  • Generating reports on test results and accurate record keeping

  • Calibration and maintenance of laboratory equipment

  • Follow Inspection and Test Plans to carry out production and compliance testing

  • Maintenance of the laboratory in accordance with NATA accreditation requirements

What are we looking for?

  • Experience in the testing of High Specification concrete products

  • Experience in quality control testing of construction material products (preferable)

  • Strong commitment to safety and quality with well-developed analytical skills

  • An understanding of NATA requirements with a Certificate IV in Laboratory Techniques

  • Flexibility to work Monday to Saturday and shift work when required

  • Flexibility to work with other teams based in our metro locations

Why join Boral?

  • Opportunity to be part of an exciting new project and work in a busy, successful team

  • Competitive hourly rate

  • Employment with a national company dedicated to health, safety and the environment

About Boral:

Boral is an international building products and construction materials group with three strong divisions: the high-performing, well-positioned materials business of Boral Australia; the fast-growing, 50%-owned USG Boral interior linings joint venture in Asia, Australia and the Middle East; and Boral North America, a scaled and growing building products and fly ash business. With its headquarters in Sydney, Australia, Boral had approximately 16,500 full-time equivalent employees (including in JVs) working across over 700 operating sites in 17 countries as at 30 June 2017.

Boral values and is committed to creating a diverse working environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All suitable applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability or age.

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