Workforce Hire

SMS Geotechnical is currently seeking a full time experienced laboratory Manager for our construction materials testing laboratory located in Port Lincoln, South Australia

You will be working with a very energetic and focused team, including the directors of the company on a daily basis.

Role Requirements

  • Efficient management of the laboratory, including, coordination and supervision of laboratory activities;
  • Managing risk including ensuring that activities do not compromise confidence in the laboratory’s competence, impartiality, judgement or operational integrity
  • Participation in the development of business opportunities in the Eyre Peninsula region;
  • Laboratory’s ongoing compliance to the laboratory management manual and ISO/IEC 17025;
  • Ensuring all client health, safety and environmental policies and procedures are adhered to.
  • Undertake routine field and laboratory testing of soils and aggregates

You will demonstrate

  • 5+ years experience in laboratory and field testing of soil and aggregate to Australian Standards.
  • Cert IV in Laboratory Techniques
  • Knowledge of ISO/IEC 17025 requirements;
  • Knowledge of WHS compliance and Risk Management requirements;
  • A driver’s licence (manual)
  • A Nuclear gauge licence
  • Strong work ethic
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong teamwork skills

The team at Workforce Hire are passionate about finding you your next career move and providing exciting opportunities for our potential candidates.

To be considered for the above positions ‘apply’ to this advertisement and attach your current resume with relevant contactable referees.

PLEASE NOTE: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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