Construction Testing Company is actively seeking a Trainee Materials Testing Technician, to join their team in Doncaster. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to earn as they learn.
They have a great in-house team that will ensure you have all the training you need, so no experience of Materials Testing is necessary.
As a Trainee Technician, you will be happy to follow strict protocols and processes, embrace health and safety, as well as ensure all paperwork is accurate and completed on time for the client. You’ll have a willingness to learn and be client-focussed, as you will be on-site and dealing with a wide variety of people at all levels.
Day to day responsibilities
You will be carrying out on-site testing and sampling activities to UKAS standard. Our materials testing services are used by major contractors on high profile civil engineering projects across the UK; including highways, infrastructure, commercial and residential developments.
Each day you will travel to the site you are working on; this could be various locations around the North. You will have a company van to travel from your home to the site, there is no expectation to go to the office each morning unless required for the job you are on.
No day will be the same, early starts and late finishes are to be expected due to location of sites. When the travel is too much to go there and back in the same day, overnight accommodation will be provided. On some occasions there may also be night work and weekend work required.
As there is travel involved, you will be required to have a full UK driving license. With the high level of accuracy that is required, we are looking for someone that has great mathematical and literacy skills and exceptional attention to detail.
We require someone that is a great communicator, reliable and trustworthy. The role also needs accurate and consistent record keeping, so communication and maths skills are a must.
They require someone that works great within a team but can also work solo as the job is a great mixture of both.
Working hours, 40 hours per week
Working days, Monday – Friday (weekend/ night work when necessary)
Accommodation provided (B&B)
Stay away allowance provided
Overtime rates available Saturday is paid at Time plus a Third, Double Time for Sunday and Bank Holidays
To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.