laboratory/field technician in bayswater

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AU$ 27.50 per year
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job details

bayswater, victoria
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working hours
AU$ 27.50 per year
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job description

The Laboratory Technician is responsible for effectively conducting quality testing and control of Asphalt Production and Asphalt Laying to ensure all product & quality standards are met and satisfy both internal and external customer requirements in a manner consistent with the laboratory quality system.

About the role and responsibilites

  • Apply policy and processes; follow DA policies and Procedures
  • Prioritise and plan work effectively
  • Enhance processes /business performance by providing ideas for improvements / growth
  • Coordinate quality control testing – Asphalt, Quarry aggregate, sand and other raw materials.
  • Recommend process changes and / or mix design changes.
  • Compile, check and input daily test results into the computer database and generate test reports.
  • Assess, register and input external raw material conformance results into database as required.
  • Monitor and audit raw material compliance by suppliers to internal and external specifications.
  • Undertake compaction testing to satisfy all relevant specification requirements, reporting, providing regular feedback on rolling patterns to crews.
  • Comply with NATA requirements as part of Laboratory accreditation and becoming NATA signatory for appropriate tests.
  • Maintain, utilise and contribute to the effective development of Downer business systems & procedures
  • Assist and promote internal quality auditing
  • Work with operations and contribute to establish active, effective business improvement opportunities to grow business; eliminate waste and minimise the cost of our operations
  • Effectively implement and follow DA policies and procedures
  • Maintain a high standard of paperwork and record keeping with regard to testing and project records in line with quality system requirements and laboratory standard procedures.
  • Assist with maintaining laboratory equipment and calibrations

You will neeed the ability to establish realistic timeframes and manage tasks accordingly

Training can be provided for the right candidate.

If you have anymore questions please email

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Laboratory Technician for Asphalt plant


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educational requirements

Secondary School/High School