Certified Concrete Technician

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Construction/Technical
  • Business Group:Firth Industries
  • Location:Thames
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  • Closing Date:31 Jan 2022

Description:

The Concrete Division comprises Fletcher Building’s aggregate, cement and concrete businesses, employing over 1300 people across 3 business units. Firth has been supplying concrete and masonry products to the construction industry for over 90 years. Our strong customer relationships and passion for innovation make Firth New Zealand’s leading concrete supplier.  Compromising of three businesses, Certified Concrete, Masonry, and Dricon. Our products are sold either directly or via our channel partners who operate in the commercial and residential construction markets. Firth operates in every region across New Zealand and employs over 750 team members, across more than 70 sites. 


Due to rapid growth, a very rare opportunity to join the Firth's’ lab team has been created in Thames. Lab techs have a massive input into the roads you drive on, new buildings, housing developments, and stadiums. You can be a part of it too, in an environment where you really do get to see the results of your work. Your goal is to identify and assess the quality of the concrete we produce. There’s a variety of testing varying from the strength of materials to the weathering of the materials. 


This lab tech role is an excellent development opportunity, whether you’ve done the role before or not. We enjoy up skilling our staff to help them excel; whether that’s training you up in all types of testing, so you become an expert in the field, promoting you through the ranks, facilitating a move to a supervisor role or helping you gain skills to move into another area.


To be successful for this role you will need to have: 
  • A full New Zealand driver’s licence
  • Health and safety awareness
  • Be physically fit
  • Able to lift 25kg
  • Right to work in New Zealand
You’ll need to be a good listener and more than anything, able to follow testing instructions.

In return we’ll offer you: 
  • Fletcher Building staff benefits such as staff purchasing, fuel discounts and access to the employee education fund
  • A guaranteed 40 hour week
  • Career advancement opportunities
  • A great team environment

To apply for this role click APPLY NOW or visit www.fbcareers.com 


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