Current Opportunities

TECHNICAL OPERATOR / SOIL TECHNICIAN / FIELD SOIL TECHNICIAN (SA) 

Due to continued growth, FMG's 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.

  


 

ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENTIST / ENGINEER - GEOTECHNICAL (VIC) 

We require a suitably qualified and talented environmental scientist with contaminated land management experience to join the team in Victoria.  Your role will involve bidding for and winning work, conduct contaminated site investigations, prepare technical reports and perform other related project management tasks.

As the ideal candidate you will have: 

  • Degree qualifications in Environmental Science, Environmental Engineering or related discipline
  • Minimum 4 years’ experience delivering environmental projects in the areas of due diligence, contaminated land investigations (including assessment for environmental audits), risk assessment and remediation
  • Sound knowledge of current environmental legislation, standards and guidelines
  • Proven project management expertise in the relevant industry
  • Demonstrated client contact, liaison and management skills
  • Demonstrated skills in field sampling techniques
  • Established relationships with builders, developers, architects, urban planners and project managers (highly desirable)
  • Computer software experience using ESdat, gINT, ProUCL, Surfer, GW Chart etc (highly desirable)

Your personal attributes should also include:

  • Honesty, integrity and a willingness to drive FMG’s core values
  • A desire to grow and develop your career
  • Good communication skills; written and verbal
  • Professional but friendly personality
  • Ability to motivate others
  • Enjoy mentoring other junior staff

What we can offer you:

  • A competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Access to senior staff and training to develop your professional skills
  • An opportunity to work in a team of likeminded and experienced engineering professionals
  • A friendly work environment with regular social activities
  • Flexible work hours (start/finish times and work from home)
  • 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 Friday 24 August 2018.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


STRUCTURAL ENGINEER / SENIOR STRUCTURAL ENGINEER (SA) - APPLICATIONS CLOSED

Due to an increase in workload we are seeking a suitably qualified and experienced person to fill the role of Structural Engineer/Senior Structural Engineer. Your role will be to provide structural engineering design solutions for residential and commercial structures, ensure quality assurance across engineering reports completed by others, lead and mentor other structural engineers.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

  • Degree qualifications in structural engineering and design
  • Minimum 5 years of structural design experience is essential for this role
  • Demonstrated experience (within Australia) in residential and/or commercial structural engineering
  • Experience and knowledge of residential civil and footing designs preferred
  • Competent CAD drafting skills preferred, but not necessary
  • Demonstrated experience leading teams or have 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 but 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 email to recruitment@fmgengineering.com.au.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Only applications from Australian citizens and residents will be accepted.