Location - Wolverhampton (Will be travelling all over the midlands and beyond)
We are looking for a Concrete Technician to join our rapidly growing business. Contech provide many services to the concrete industry including the following;
Consultancy to both ready-mix and volumetric ready-mix concrete companies
Concrete block consultancy
Fresh concrete sampling, slump tests, air tests
Laboratory verification trials for strength, aggregates changes and admixture additions
Volumetric mixer calibration
Production of Quality Management Systems
Concrete core sampling via diamond drilling
Core and block capping
We are looking for a self-motivated individual that is confident and able to work unsupervised but also works well in a team. Previous experience is desirable but not essential as full training will be given.
>Assisting multiple concrete companies in checking compliance of delivered fresh concrete, by completing slump and air tests on site, along with producing test specimens in the form of cubes.
>Recording the test information and making sure that all required data is present.
>Making contact with the client via telephone and arranging tasks.
>Implementing and following all testing and sampling procedures of all site and laboratory work.
>Keeping records of all documents related to the laboratory including test results and calibration data.
>Keeping the laboratory clean and tidy and completing daily checks.
>Keeping the van clean, tidy and respectable
>Following mix designs,completing aggregate moisture checks, weighing materials and mixing concrete for the purpose of producing trial test specimens.
The role is currently a 50/50 mix between site work and laboratory work with huge opportunity for progression. The successful candidate will have the chance to progress within the business if desired in many directions. Learning will come in the form of internal training on Volumetric calibration, concrete and concrete block technology along with external concrete technology courses.
>Full UK driving licence
>Able to work flexibly (some early starts will be required)
>Able to take on instructions
>driven to learn
The role will benefit from the following;
>Laptop (When required by level of knowledge)
>Mobile wifi dongle
Salary £18-£23k starting depending on previous experience, with weekend overtime regularly available and regular salary reviews based on performance and knowledge.
To apply please send your CV to email@example.com