Geolab Technician

We are a well-funded, high-growth scale-up company aiming to disrupt and make history in the tunneling industry and the wider world of engineering.

We have an immediate requirement to hire a site based lab technician with working knowledge of typical geolab test facilities preferably with experience of working on site – to deliver test results and reports in a timely manner.

The Role
You will be responsible for:

  • Sample preparation before undertaking tests
  • Performing tests on soil, rock and aggregate samples in the lab
  • Accurate recording of test data
  • Writing reports in a timely manner
  • Assisting in the calibration and maintenance of technical equipment
  • Maintaining a safe, neat and orderly laboratory environment

You will report to the Lead Geotechnical Engineer.

Required Attributes
This role requires the following attributes:

  • The ability to prioritize at all time
  • Creativity and adaptability
  • Capacity to test and learn at pace
  • Sound judgement
  • Presentation skills

Qualifications
It is expected that you will have the following qualifications/experience:

  • Ideally with site and lab experience
  • Should be able to test and analyze samples to determine their content and characteristics, using laboratory tools and testing equipment
  • Capable of collecting or preparing solid or fluid samples for testing
  • Working knowledge of standard Geotech toolset beneficial (Matest kit…)
  • Understanding of statistics

If you are interested in this position, please email us with your CV.

hyperTunnel is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a work environment that respects, supports and inspires all individuals and in which HR processes are merit-based and applied without any discrimination.