Laboratory Technician - Carrington

Last updated 24 minutes ago
Location:Newcastle
Job Type:Full Time

Excellent opportunity for a motivated and experienced individual to join our Asphalt business as their new Laboratory Technician based at Carrington. The main focus of this position will be undertaking tasks in relation to sampling, mechanical testing, physical analysis, maintenance of records, reporting of results for our aggregate and asphalt related products.

Duties:

  • Conduct physical testing in accordance with laboratory work instructions, test methods, preparation instructions and manuals
  • Calibration of laboratory equipment
  • Maintain, observe, and take part in the statutory safety requirements of the Laboratory operation
  • Assist in the maintenance of the Laboratory according to NATA accreditation requirements
  • Other duties as directed by the Laboratory Supervisor

Skills and Experience:

  • Strong commitment to safety and quality
  • Self -motivated and able to work unsupervised in the laboratory
  • Previous construction materials laboratory experience is preferred
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in science or another relevant discipline e.g. Civil, Materials - desirable
  • Understanding of computer systems for monitoring and reporting of data
  • Knowledge of Australian and Industry standards
  • Good communication and organisational skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Drivers licence

On offer:

  • Employment stability
  • Competitive hourly rate
  • Genuine career development opportunities
  • Organisation dedicated to health, safety & the environment

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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