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Senior Field Technician – SA

Who is FMG Research?

FMG Research is the largest independently owned, NATA accredited soils and materials testing laboratory in South Australia. Our team works on South Australia’s most iconic infrastructure projects, as well as delivering high quality testing and reliable results on metro and rural sites throughout South Australia Northern Territory and Victoria both metro and rural.

FMG’s Core Values:  Ethical – Team Work – Diverse – Work Life Balance 

What is the role?

When you step into this role you will be undertaking;

  • Field based soil testing and level 1 supervision in accordance with Australian standards and laboratory procedures.

As a senior member of our team you would be expected to;

  • Provide technical advice and assistance
  • Provide leadership
  • Train and mentor less experienced technicians.

What skills and experience do you ideally need?

This role is dynamic and requires someone who is highly motivated to succeed

  • Demonstrated experience and extensive knowledge of laboratory and field testing
  • In depth understanding of AS3798, AS1289, AS1012, AS 1141 and AS 17025
  • Certificate IV in laboratory techniques
  • Nuclear density gauge license
  • Current construction induction white card
  • Current drivers license and ability to drive manual vehicles
  • Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers and clients
  • Physically fit and prepared to undertake labour intensive tasks, at times
  • Experience working on tier 1 & 2 civil construction projects
  • Self-motivated and proactive
  • Australian citizenship essential

What can FMG offer you?

The new FMG Research Laboratory, located in Kurralta Park, offers state-of-the-art testing facilities, a fully equipped mobile fleet and the opportunity to work on high profile sites across SA.

  • A highly competitive salary awaits, along with the full support of our team.
  • Career growth and development
  • Use of company vehicle

FMG Engineering is an organisation that is dynamic – the work is interesting, varied and challenging. Being a multi-disciplined engineering consultancy, we can offer a variety of career paths for the individual who wants to grow and develop.

Our people our passionate about what they do, but have created a fun, friendly and social working environment, where work life balance is a priority.

A fully maintained company vehicle will be provided to the successful candidate

Please submit your resume along with a cover letter (addressing which of the above mentioned criteria makes you suitable for this role) via SEEK or to recruitment@fmgengineering.com.au.

 

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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