Laboratory Technician - Asphalt

Boral

Location: Newcastle, Sydney

Job Type: Full time

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Who we are:

Headquartered in Sydney, Boral is the largest integrated construction materials supplier in Australia. Our product suite consists of a broad range of construction materials, including aggregates, cement, concrete, asphalt, and recycled materials. Employing more than 9,000 employees and contractors, our operations span across 367 operating and distribution sites nationally. Through its products and services our team are proudly pursuing a lower carbon future, with an ambitious goal of net zero carbon emissions by 2030.

Find out more about Boral, click here and visit - https://www.boral.com.au/

The role:

Excellent opportunity for a motivated and experienced individual to join our Asphalt business as their new Laboratory Technician based at Coffs Harbour . 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.

Your daily responsibilities will include:

  • 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

Do you possess the skills below:

  • 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

If you want to join the Boral team, apply today or visit - http://careers.boral.com.au

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