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Laboratory Assistant

Advertiser: Structerre Consulting Engineers3.1 out of 53.1 overall rating (50 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
14 Oct 2020
Location
Brisbane
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Science & Technology, Laboratory & Technical Services

Laboratory Assistant

Who are we?

Structerre Consulting is a leading National multi-disciplinary (Structural, Civil, and Geotechnical) engineering consultancy that has been in the industry for 40 years. With our 'can-do' approach and strong client focus, we are constantly achieving and continuing to grow in the residential, commercial and industrial markets.

Our Site Services team conducts field investigations, testing of foundation materials, laboratory testing of soil material and other exploratory work. With the use of our in-house materials testing laboratory together with our highly skilled team we are able to provide our clients with timely and accurate results. 

 

The opportunity:

An opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and energetic individual to join the Site Services Department in our Eagle Farm (Brisbane) office as an entry level Laboratory Assistant (Soils). The duties within this role include:

  • Sample preparation and weighing of samples;
  • Accurately describing and logging of soil samples;
  • Assist with calculations on test results including soil classifications;
  • Assist with preparation of soil classification reports;
  • Maintain laboratory and all laboratory equipment by completing daily checks and maintenance;
  • Compliance with Company OSH policies and procedures.

 

Who are we looking for?

Stand out applicants will have a 'can-do' attitude and a willingness to learn. In addition the successful applicant will demonstrate:

  • Basic understanding of mathematics;
  • Ability to work unsupervised;
  • Ability to follow procedures accurately and efficiently;
  • Sound computer skills;
  • Self-motivation and proactivity;
  • A basic knowledge about different soil types (advantageous);
  • Manual license preferred.

 

If this sounds like you, wait no further and apply now!

**Applicants must have full working rights in Australia.

**Recruitment agencies, please refrain from contacting us regarding this vacancy.

Who are we?

Structerre Consulting is a leading National multi-disciplinary (Structural, Civil, and Geotechnical) engineering consultancy that has been in the industry for 40 years. With our 'can-do' approach and strong client focus, we are constantly achieving and continuing to grow in the residential, commercial and industrial markets.

Our Site Services team conducts field investigations, testing of foundation materials, laboratory testing of soil material and other exploratory work. With the use of our in-house materials testing laboratory together with our highly skilled team we are able to provide our clients with timely and accurate results. 

 

The opportunity:

An opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and energetic individual to join the Site Services Department in our Eagle Farm (Brisbane) office as an entry level Laboratory Assistant (Soils). The duties within this role include:

  • Sample preparation and weighing of samples;
  • Accurately describing and logging of soil samples;
  • Assist with calculations on test results including soil classifications;
  • Assist with preparation of soil classification reports;
  • Maintain laboratory and all laboratory equipment by completing daily checks and maintenance;
  • Compliance with Company OSH policies and procedures.

 

Who are we looking for?

Stand out applicants will have a 'can-do' attitude and a willingness to learn. In addition the successful applicant will demonstrate:

  • Basic understanding of mathematics;
  • Ability to work unsupervised;
  • Ability to follow procedures accurately and efficiently;
  • Sound computer skills;
  • Self-motivation and proactivity;
  • A basic knowledge about different soil types (advantageous);
  • Manual license preferred.

 

If this sounds like you, wait no further and apply now!

**Applicants must have full working rights in Australia.

**Recruitment agencies, please refrain from contacting us regarding this vacancy.

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Are you willing to undergo a pre-employment medical check?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • What's your expected annual base salary?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?

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