Laboratory Technician – 12 Month Contract (The position has been filled)
Australia, Victoria
  • Global organisation entering an exciting phase of growth
  • Potential to become Permanent
  • Full Training Provided Whilst You Get Paid


Our client is an international chemical manufacturing business with a product range including metalworking and hydraulic fluids and lubricants. Customers range from automotive, oil & gas, steel and aluminium production. The business has a local manufacturing plant and an associated testing laboratory to ensure product quality.



This position is an excellent opportunity for a Laboratory Technician who wishes to improve their laboratory skills by being exposed to a busy Quality Control laboratory, servicing manufacturing and clients. This is a twelve month contract, working full-time hours, Monday to Friday, with the possibility of the role becoming permanent.

As a Laboratory Technician you will be conducting routine testing on in-use samples from our customers such as Metalworking fluid, Hydraulic fluid and Cleaners. You will utilise various chemical, analytical and physical tests. Some of the tests include pH, Viscosity, Refractive Index, Particle Counts and Titrations.

Apart from the testing, the other key aspect of the role is to enter test data into a database and liaise with sales reps about results and reports.

Selection Criteria:

  • Certificate IV or a Graduate Diploma in Laboratory Techniques or similar.
  • Experience working in an laboratory environment that utilises chemicals would be highly regarded.
  • You must be capable of conducting analytical testing, accurate recording of results electronically and reporting of results to stakeholders.
  • Good communication and time management skills.
  • Ability to take direction and work autonomously.
  • Able to organise and keep work space clean and tidy.
  • Commitment to working safely and responsibly.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.

Our client is looking for someone that will be dedicated and hard working, with the potential to become an ongoing role.

If you want extensive in-house training and a chance to commence your Analytical career, then this may be the opportunity you have been waiting for!



Please click the ‘Apply Now’ button to submit your application. Please ensure you attach a Resume and Cover Letter addressing the full selection criteria. If you would like to know more about this unique opportunity please call our team on 9516 0100.



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, only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Please note, if you are not successful on this occasion, your resume will remain on our database and you will be contacted for other roles. To view other advertised roles, please visit our website,