Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Syston, Leicestershire
Salary: £8.00 - £8.50 per hour + CAR, TRAVEL TIME
Start Date: ASAP
REF: J2721_1505120656
Contact Name: Lauren Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

MATERIAL TESTING TECHNICIAN / LAB TECHNICIAN: We are currently recruiting for a site based MATERIAL TESTING TECHNICIAN with a CSCS CARD for a growing and enthusiastic team delivering materials testing services to a wide range of clients across the UK construction sector based near Syston, Leicestershire. This role will involve travelling to site so the successful candidate must hold a full clean driving license.
This role involves testing road and pavement surfaces and producing accurate reports for the senior technician. Ideal position for a Ground worker / Site labourer that wants to progress and have a career within a growing sector. Full training provided.
-£8.00 - £8.50 per hour starting wage with pay increase after training is completed.
-Full training in the role.
-Company provide van for commuting to and from site.
-Premium rate paid for weekend shift.
-Time travelled to work paid.
-Must be on site for 7.30am.
-The candidate must be flexible as the working hours are subject to change depending on the completion of the job.
- Must be able to work weekends.
-Happy to work 45-55 hours per week on average.
-Must have a GCSE grade c or above in maths and English & Science.
-Be willing to travel.
-Be very methodical and have a keen eye for detail.
-Must have good communication skills.
-Happy to work outdoors.
-CSCS Card holder.
-Traveling to different sites wherever required (Predominantly within the midlands) to test concrete surfaces to ensure they are up to the British / European standards.
-Ensuring that site sampling and laboratory testing is carried out to high standards of safety, quality and efficiency.
-Reporting back to the office site with all reports taken at the end of each day.
-Communicating regularly and effectively with internal/external clients/site engineering staff on testing requirements.
-Writing extensive reports about the materials being used.

KEY SKILLS: Labour, Construction, Machine Operator, Concrete Caster, Groundwork, Site Worker, Aggregate, Labourer, Laboratory Technician, Testing
The first stage of the application process is to apply online. If you would like any more information about this vacancy before applying, please feel free to contact us and ask for Lauren.
If you have not been contacted by telephone or email within 7 days of your application, you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. Unless you notify us otherwise, we will retain your CV and covering letter on our database and may contact you with other job opportunities in the future.

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