Laboratory Technician (Grade 1)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
09/07/2018
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 23/07/2018 12:00
Salary:
£16863 - £17,391
Hours per week:
37
Job Category:
Traffic / Highways / Road Safety
Vacancy ID:
177767
Employment Location:
Highways
Closing date:
23 Jul
Further Information

Under the direct supervision of senior laboratory staff, you will carry out technical work in the laboratory and on site, in connection with testing materials and products used in construction contracts, for assessment of compliance with specification, geotechnical materials for design and fitness for purpose, in-service roads and bridges for with respect to maintenance requirements.

You will comply with EN ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation standards in accordance with procedures laid down in the Laboratory Control Manual.

You will be testing materials in the laboratory, with geotechnical and other site work and log and prepare samples for testing and carry out basic laboratory tests.
You will assist with basic maintenance of equipment and apparatus and administrative procedures in the laboratory, prepare test results and calibrate testing equipment.

You should have HNC or equivalent standard of specialist education and a relevant professional qualification;
Registered with the Construction Skills Certification Scheme at a Technical Supervisory & Management Trainee Level (Red Card).

You must be able to meet the transport requirements of the role.

For a more comprehensive list of duties and requirements, please refer to the attached job decription.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.