Current Opportunities

Trainee Soil Technician

South Melbourne, VIC

Douglas Partners is a leading Australian engineering consultancy specialising in the fields of geotechnics, environment and groundwater. With over 500 staff across 19 metropolitan and regional offices, we present you the opportunity to work in any of our 16 NATA-accredited laboratories around the country.

We aim to attract and retain the very best laboratory staff with competitive remuneration, ongoing training opportunities, career development, support for further studies in Certificate IV and Diploma courses, incentive bonuses and a friendly work environment.

Douglas Partners values a diverse and inclusive workplace with all staff having the opportunity to contribute their unique perspective, technical expertise and experience to the task at hand, allowing us to better adapt to a changing world, recognise solutions from a different perspective and provide our clients best possible solutions and outcomes, whilst providing the opportunity for all staff to harness their full potential.

We are committed to a safe and healthy working environment for all staff and strive to create a positive safety culture where health and safety considerations permeate all that we do.

The Role

We are looking for an enthusiastic and reliable person to join our team on a full time basis and work closely with our Laboratory Manager to perform soil and aggregate testing in accordance with relevant national and state standards. We offer comprehensive on-the-job training that will provide opportunities for a rewarding career.

No work experience is necessary. School leavers are encouraged to apply.

Successful Candidate

The successful candidate will be a team player, who has a high level of initiative, flexibility and enthusiasm. Your excellent communication skills, motivation and commitment to deliver work to the highest standard will be highly regarded.

The successful applicant will preferably hold a manual driver’s licence.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join an organisation that continues to grow year upon year. As our business grows, so will your career.

Remuneration will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

If interested, please submit your CV along with a covering letter for consideration.

(Only people with work rights in Australia need apply)

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