Junior Laboratory Technician
New Zealand

Junior Laboratory Technician
WSP Opus are team of global experts who aspire every day to transform infrastructure to create better, sustainable communities.  We believe the greatest infrastructure starts with people and through our collaborative approach we’re creating innovative solutions for future generations.
Our Hamilton laboratory have an excellent opportunity for an outgoing individual to join their team. The position is ideal for someone who has the desire to start a career within a science related field and has an interest in Geology and working in a laboratory environment.  The position is assisting the Laboratory Technicians in the testing of engineering materials, both in the field and in the laboratory. This role will not be suitable for a graduate as a degree is not required for this role.
This role is highly repetitive and needs someone who has good attention to detail and can work to targets. We are looking for someone who has effective communication and organisational skills. The role will include varied duties which will change on a day to day basis. There will also be a need to work off site testing and sampling in the field; therefore, a clean drivers licence is required.
The opportunity:
  • Carry out testing on materials in the laboratory;
  • Responsible for offsite testing and reporting;
  • Learn how to calibrate and maintain laboratory equipment;
You will have:
  • Ability to work within a team;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Clean drivers licence.
And how about you? You’ll be agile, invested in your career have the technical expertise and the commercial acuity to contribute to our business.  In return, we’ll offer you a career-defining role, interesting and meaningful projects working with world leading experts.  At WSP Opus we foster a culture of collaboration, innovation and success.
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