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Fixed Term
Laminex Australia
VIC - Ballarat & Central Highlands
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About Laminex Australia

For over nine decades, we've been an integral part of the Australian manufacturing landscape, contributing to the iconic design ethos of the nation. Since the early days, when Vegemite was becoming a household staple, our brand has been there, crafting quality products that have graced kitchens and surfaces across the country. As we celebrate our 90th year in Australian manufacturing, we reflect on our journey in becoming an integral part of countless family moments and traditions. 

Now you’ll see our products featured on The Design Files, in The Local Project videos and winning praise on ‘The Block’. We’ve come a long way over the past 90 years – and have an even brighter journey ahead of us. 

Lets talk about the future 8 month Fixed Term Contract :

Our phenomenal research and development team is embarking on product leadership journey where we are focused on sustainable and profitable growth. Due to this we are now seeking a Laboratory assistant to join us in our Ballarat Lab. 

What would your job entail?
  • Providing assistance with mechanical and chemical testing required by nominated Standards 
  • Committing to and reinforcing business safety policies to ensure a healthy and safe work environment is maintained. 
  • Taking the initiative to grow and develop skills and knowledge with commitment to continuous improvement as an individual and team.

The Knitty Gritty 

Lets talk about what we are looking for:

  • Tertiary/TAFE qualifications preferably in Science preferred but not essential
  • Ability to report & present data 
  • Experience in Quality/compliance
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel skills
  • Problem Solving abilities and Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Troubleshooting skills coupled with effective time management
  • Experience in similar roles with a manufacturing and operations focus

This is your opportunity to join a small team with exposure to amazing products, some of the greatest minds in the industry and a business culture that is second to none. 

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply to any of our vacant positions. Talk to us about our flexible working arrangements and career pathways.