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Senior Materials Technician - HS2 West Ruislip

Posted: 6 Oct 2020 Closes: 4 Nov 2020
London, GBR Competitive
Permanent & Full-time SCS_req34086

Ihre Aufgaben


Working within the site laboratory, which involves testing of bulk construction materials including concrete, aggregates and bituminous materials. This role will be based at West Ruislip.

  • Carry out testing on site and in the laboratory as required by the contract Maintaining high standards of work and compliance with UKAS accreditation requirements
  • Comply with the site quality system for materials testing laboratory, including materials reporting
  • Deliver results by deadlines as required by the Laboratory Manager
  • Maintain equipment calibrations and notify the Lab Manager of any defects requiring attention
  • To plan and organise junior technician's workload
  • Train junior technician' on tests and calibration methods

Ihre Qualifikationen

  • Previous experience of working within a busy UKAS accredited laboratory
  • Relevant CSCS Card
  • Safe use of coring rig, an advantage
  • NVQ3 or equivalent an advantage
  • SMSTS or SSSTS an advantage
  • Experienced in construction materials specifications and standards particularly earthworks, aggregates, concrete, and pavement construction
  • Knowledge of ISO 17025
  • Extensive knowledge of site and laboratory tests
  • Supervisory and management skills would be useful
  • Full valid UK driving licence (preferably with categories B + E for towing)
  • Basic IT skills
  • Flexibility to work out of hours including night shifts and weekend working as required
  • Compliance reporting to Lab Manager and site teams
  • Proactive in identifying problems / defects
  • Work in difficult conditions and to deadlines.

Wir bieten
Flexible working: We welcome you to ask about the flexibility you need. This might be part-time, remote working, or compressed hours for example. Anyone who applies for a role can ask about flexibility at interview. In return, we will explore what is possible for the role.

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