Technical Operator – SA

FMG Research is an independent NATA accredited soil, concrete and materials testing laboratory located in Norwood. Due to continued growth we seek a Technical Operator to join our team and undertake laboratory testing.

This is an entry level position; experience is not essential but advantageous. A strong work ethic, reliable, honest, willingness to listen and learn, along with the ability to follow procedures methodically and take direction from senior staff are essential to this position.

Key Responsibilities

  • Undertake routine laboratory testing of soil, concrete and aggregates as instructed by supervising Soils Technician, in accordance with AS1289, AS1012 and AS1141
  • Carry out designated tests strictly in accordance with laboratory procedures
  • Ensure testing outputs are met and exceeded
  • Maintain and set up equipment for use in testing
  • Operate and calibrate instruments
  • Classify and log samples to AS1726

Skills and Experience
Applicants possessing any of the following will be highly regarded:

  • Strong employment record
  • Good analytical and communication skills
  • Ability to follow procedures methodically and take direction

In return we offer a very competitive salary with overtime, career and personal development opportunities.

This position is for an immediate start.

Please submit your resume along with a cover letter (addressing which of the above mentioned criteria makes you suitable for this role) to

Only applicants shortlisted for an interview will be contacted.

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