Laboratory Technician At Cement Australia

About the role:

Our laboratory performs research and testing for the construction industry. This can include QA testing, development materials, design and chemical analysis.  Safety is a priority, and you would be expected to not only comply but contribute to a safe work environment. This is a great opportunity for someone who has a positive attitude, takes accountability for their work and likes to demonstrate initiative around quality and continuous improvement.

As a Laboratory Technician, you will:

  • Comply with and participate in an environment that promotes safety
  • Carry out routine testing of cement, concrete and related products
  • Conduct non-routine testing of cement, concrete and related products
  • Calibration and maintenance of equipment
  • Housekeeping within the laboratory
  • Conduct analysis as part of investigations
  • Interpret data generated and analyse and solve technical problems in conjunction with Team Leaders

About you:

To be considered for this role, you will have:

  • Cert IV in Laboratory Techniques or other related discipline
  • Proven success in a Laboratory role within a heavy industrial, construction, manufacturing or mining environment.
  • Ability to analyse and solve technical problems and interpret data
  • Previous experience in a construction laboratory would be advantageous
  • An understanding of laboratory instrumentation will be highly regarded
  • Good level of computer literacy, i.e. Microsoft Office Suite

Why work for Cement Australia?

  • Full training provided
  • Industry leader in cement manufacturing
  • Engaged, collaborative and diverse team
  • Employee entitlements including RDO’s, external training and staff discounts
  • Free onsite parking and located next to Darra train station
  • Onsite Family Room for parental emergencies
  • Large enough to be the best, small enough to treat employees as family

About us:

An icon of the Australian cement industry, Cement Australia is the nation’s leading supplier of cementitious products and services. Whilst cement is in the name, the business portfolio is diverse, comprising a series of heavy industrial manufacturing operations, coal and limestone mines, bulk distribution transport fleet, rail and shipping interactions and hazardous waste treatment and alternative fuel production (Geocycle).

As an organisation, we offer our employees work-life balance, a close-knit and collaborative team whilst providing you with the tools and opportunity to make your mark. Our vision is to create a safe, healthy, productive and sustainable business and we are looking for like-minded professionals who align with our company values.

Additional Information:

As part of the recruitment process you will be required to complete a pre-employment medical and a background check. Cement Australia is an Equal Opportunity employer and open to residents of Australia with valid working rights.

Please apply directly as submissions from third party agencies will not be accepted at this time.

Build your dream career and lifestyle with Australia’s largest and most respected cement manufacturer and innovator.


July 2024