Laboratory Technician – Chemical Testing Laboratory (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
Full Time
  • Excellent Opportunity for a Laboratory Technician to join a Market Leader
  • 12 Month Contract Role (Full-time Hours) with a Strong View to Permanency
  • Company Culture Embraces Innovation, Integrity & Collaboration



Our client is a multinational business listed on the ASX. They provide comprehensive chemical testing services covering a wide variety of both routine and non-routine analyses.

Our client prides themselves on innovation, setting high industry standards and collaborating with their clients to exceed their expectations.

Due to an internal promotion, they are seeking a Laboratory Technician to join their Laboratories. With excellent training programs and the opportunity to travel overseas, this provides an exciting opportunity for a dynamic individual.



Are you looking for an exciting role? If you have initiative and are a great team player we want to hear from you!

Initially a full-time, 12 month contract, this role involves working 37.5 hours a week, Monday to Friday.  You will be conducting chemical analyses of chemicals such as oils and solid materials.

The key responsibilities of this role will involve following:

  • Use of Headspace Gas Chromatography and UPLC for the testing of various materials including insulating oils
  • Physical testing of products such as oil colour and appearance
  • Assisting in the development and implementation of new test methodologies
  • Calibrating and maintaining equipment as necessary to ensure quality accreditation standards.
  • Providing accurate and timely data reports for analysis by various stakeholders
  • Ensuring that all work is completed in accordance with the relevant quality, workplace safety and test standards, including the application of all relevant MSDS’s



We are looking for a team player who is motivated and driven to meet targets and goals!

In-order to qualify for this exciting and rare opportunity, you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • A Science Degree majoring in Chemistry or similar
  • Some industry experience is desirable but not a must
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge of analytical instrumentation such as GC and UPLC and experience with Waters Empower software is a plus
  • Experience with Karl Fischer well regarded
  • Proven experience with wet-chemistry and physical testing
  • Must have good eye for detail and an appreciation for safety in the work place
  • Excellent communication skills – you will be liaising with personnel of all levels of the company locally and overseas
  • MUST be a good team player and reliable!
  • High level of self-motivation and problem solving capability
  • Excellent time management skills, attention to detail and a strong ability to multi-task.
  • Key to this role will be your flexible “can do” attitude, excellent work ethic and initiative whilst working autonomously or as part of a team

This is a great opportunity and the right candidate will be rewarded with a competitive hourly rate, comprehensive training and a review to permanency.



To discuss this position, please call Jelena on 03 9516 0100.

Please send your Resume along with a Cover Letter addressing the Selection Criteria to CS Executive Group by using the “Apply Now” button below.  All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of applications we receive daily, we cannot contact all candidates.  Please note, however, if you are not successful on this occasion, your resume will remain on our database and you may be contacted for other roles.