Current Opportunities

JUNIOR SOIL TECHNICIAN  (SA)  

Due to continued growth we are seeking a Junior 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. This position would ideally suit school leavers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Undertake routine laboratory testing of soil, concrete and aggregates 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:

  • TAFE or similar course in laboratory testing or related discipline
  • Year 12 SACE Certificate
  • Good analytical and communication skills
  • Ability to follow procedures methodically and take direction
  • Strong maths and physics background (not a necessity) 

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

These positions are for an immediate start.

If you are interested in these opportunities, please submit your resume and a cover letter (addressing which of the above mentioned criteria makes you suitable for a position) via Seek or email to recruitment@fmgengineering.com.au.

 Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 


 

SENIOR FEILD TECHNICIAN  (SA)  

We are seeking suitably qualified and experienced senior field soil technician's to assist our Research lab team.

Key Responsibilities

  • Undertake routine laboratory testing of soil, concrete and aggregates 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:

  • Demonstrated experience and extensive knowledge of laboratory and field testing
  • In depth understanding of AS3797, AS1289, AS1012, AS 1141 and AS1726
  • 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

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

These positions are for an immediate start.

If you are interested in these opportunities, please submit your resume and a cover letter (addressing which of the above mentioned criteria makes you suitable for a position) via Seek or email to recruitment@fmgengineering.com.au.

 Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.