Current Opportunities

TECHNICAL OPERATOR / SOIL TECHNICIAN / FIELD SOIL TECHNICIAN (SA)   - APPLICATIONS OPEN

Due to continued growth, FMG Research (our NATA accredited soil, concrete and materials testing laboratory) is seeking candidates to fill a number of positions within our laboratory testing team as Technical Operator, Soil Technician and Field Soil Technician.

The roles available vary from entry level to experienced soil technicians. While experience is not essential, a strong work ethic, 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 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
  • Strong employment record
  • Good analytical and communication skills
  • Ability to follow procedures methodically and take direction
  • Experience in soils, concrete and aggregate testing in accordance with AS1289, AS1012 and AS1141
  • Deemed to be proficient to carry out soil, concrete and aggregate testing

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.


 

STRUCTURAL ENGINEER

We are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced person to fill the role of Structural Engineer. Your role will be to provide structural engineering design solutions across a wide range of project types from residential townhouse/apartments through to large multi-disciplinary projects up to $20m+ in value.

As the ideal candidate you will have: 

  • Degree qualifications in structural engineering and design
  • Minimum 3 years of structural design experience is essential for this role
  • Charted Engineers status would be beneficial, or the desire to become chartered
  • Demonstrated experience within Australia in residential and/or commercial structural engineering
  • Experience and knowledge of steel and concrete design and documentation
  • Demonstrated experience in active participation in projects and have project leadership aspirations
  • Demonstrated ability to liaise with a variety of people including builders, architects and trades people

Your personal attributes should also include:

  • A passion for structural design and engineering
  • A desire to grow and develop your career
  • Good communication skills; written and verbal
  • Professional and friendly personality
  • Enjoy mentoring other junior engineers

What we can offer you:

  • A competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • A chance to develop your professional skills
  • An opportunity to work in a team of likeminded and experienced engineering professionals
  • Exposure to a variety of interesting and challenging jobs

If you are interested in this opportunity, please submit your resume and cover letter (outlining which of the above mentioned criteria makes you suitable for this role) via SEEK or email to recruitment@fmgengineering.com.au. Applications close Thursday 10 October 2019.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.