Evolve is Australia's leading scientific and technical recruitment agency

All Evolve recruiters are degree-qualified scientists who have experience working in the Scientific industry, meaning they have deep and genuine professional networks to draw upon when filling roles. Our staff tenure is exceptional, with the average currently standing at over 7 years. You will not find a better scientific or technical recruitment partner in Australia.

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Our Recruitment Services

OUR RECRUITMENT SERVICES

We offer you a truly flexible recruitment service that we tailor to your needs, including:

  • Temporary / labour hire of scientific and technical staff (entry level to management)
  • Recruitment of permanent scientific and technical staff (entry level to management)
  • Executive search (science and related fields)
  • Payroll service
  • Recruitment technologies, such as candidate video CVs and interviews
Reputation Background

A reputation of integrity & commitment

Tailored Recruitment Solutions from Subject Matter Experts

We work exclusively with professionals who specialise in scientific and technical industries, and our consultants have a wealth of first-hand expertise, meaning clients can rest assured that with our support, they will secure the candidates they need.

Over a decade of local resourcing experience

We have worked with Australia's leading scientific and technical companies, and what makes us stand out is our commitment to integrity, relationships, and results you can count on. Our approachable, dependable service guarantees to change the way you feel about recruitment!

Why work with Evolve Scientific for your Recruitment needs?

First-hand industry expertise

First-hand industry expertise

Our recruitment consultants are degree qualified scientists with real industry experience - often having done the jobs they are recruiting for!

Unrivalled Scientific talent networks

Unrivalled Scientific talent networks

Our experienced consultants have built strong relationships and are experts in their field and the art of recruitment; they will draw upon their personal and professional networks.

Flexible, authentic service

Flexible, authentic service

We pride ourselves on delivering a friendly, superior service and will support you with all roles, from entry level to executive recruitment.

Award-winning legacy

Award-winning legacy

We have been accredited by the Seek SARA Awards as Agency of the Year and Recruitment Leader of the Year.

Latest Jobs

Food & FMCG
Laboratory Technician
Type:
Contract 
Location:
Laverton, Victoria, Australia

About the role –Beverage manufacturing6-month contract with a view to extend. 12-hour day shifts (6 am to 6 pm) / night shifts (6 pm to 6 am) working on weekdays and weekend. Reporting to the Production supervisor, your duties may include but not limited to:Collecting samples during the brewing process and performing a variety of tests Wet chemistry and analytical testingsAcidity, Brix, and pH testing of beverage samplesMaintaining batch documentationFollowing regulations and SOP’s to GMP standardsMaintaining safetyAbout you – A Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Chemistry, or related subjects with demonstrated chemistry experience while at universityExperience in FMCG is desirableMust be flexible to work weekdays and weekends. Excellent attention to detailGreat communication skillsAbility to work in a teamApply! If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).   Or, if you have any questions, please contact Priyanka Barman or Deborah Cusmano on 03 9040 1630With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology
QC Chemistry Analyst
Type:
Full Time
Type:
Contract 
Location:
Jacana, Victoria, Australia

About the role: We are currently seeking an experienced QC Analytical Scientist who displays initiative and is self motivated. Reporting to the Head of QC Analytical Technology, this role will ensure all products are of high standard and comply with Australian regulations.  This role will be a combination of documentation and bench work in the laboratory. Working Holiday Visa's are also welcome to apply Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Role:Routine water testingGeneral lab maintenance 12-month contractTo be successful in this position you will have:BS/BA in ChemistryExperience in cGMP Quality Control and method development for assessment of biological pharmaceutical products, or equivalent post-graduate experience.A minimum of 2 years' experience in cGMP Quality Control or at least 1 years' experience in method development for assessment of biological pharmaceutical products, or equivalent post-graduate experienceProven written and verbal communication skillsUnderstanding of the aspects of analytical method lifecycle managementGood problem-solving skillsFull working rights in Aus/NZ.In addition to this, you will be a quality-focused individual with excellent attention to detail, have good communication skills and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Apply! If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).   Or, if you have any questions, please contact Chantelle Azzam on 03 9040163 With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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Chemical ManufacturingPharmaceutical & BiotechnologyManufacturing & Operations
Graduate Chemistry Analyst
Type:
Full Time
Type:
Contract 
Location:
Jacana, Victoria, Australia

About the company/role: Major pharmaceutical companyLocated in Melbourne CBD12-month contract Mon-Fri Graduates welcome to applyDuties:Administration of Quality Management SystemsGeneral lab maintenanceReviewing batch recordsPerforming data entry in electronic systems (LIMS, EQMS, SAP)Liaising with both internal and external stakeholdersAssisting with the maintenance of documentationConduct sterility tests, HPLC, GC-MS and physical testingSkills & experience:Bachelor of Science graduates majoring in Chemistry, Pharmaceuticals or related disciplineDemonstrated experience working within a GMP/GLP environment (minimum 6 months - 1 year)Strong attention to detailAbility to work as part of a team and independentlyExcellent communication skills Apply! If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).   Or, if you have any questions, please contact Chantelle on 03 9040 1630With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology
LIMS Officer
Type:
Contract 
Location:
Carole Park, Queensland, Australia

About the company/role: Our client, a pharmaceutical manufacturing company, based in the Western suburbs of Brisbane is seeking a LIMS Officer for a causal fulltime position, working Monday to Friday, until August 2025. This role is predominantly desk-based, needing a high attention to detail. NOTE: Applicants will be required to undertake a full medical assessment, drug screening and police check to be eligible for this role. Duties:Facilitate discussions with business SMEs to gather data, requirements, information from business areasPrepare/update master data items to include writing and updating SOP/WIs for the system Prepare validation documentation as requiredprepare and execute training of the system Train end users on systems processes Skills/experience: Bachelor’s degree of Science or ITExperience /knowledge of laboratory software including Empower, LIMS etc. Knowledge of GMP documentationHigh level of competency with computer software programmesExcellent written and verbal communication skills Apply! If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).   Or, if you have any questions, please contact Simon on 07 3175 0680 With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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I.T. & TechnologyPharmaceutical & Biotechnology
Quality Compliance Associate
Type:
Contract 
Type:
Full Time
Location:
Lucas Heights, New South Wales, Australia

About the company:The company is a well-established leader in the field of nuclear science and technology based in South Sydney. About the Role:Evolve Scientific is seeking an experienced Quality Compliance Associate for our clients manufacturing facility. This role would be suited to a recent Science graduate who is tech savvy. The Quality Compliance Associate will handle various compliance metrics, including Out-of-Spec (OOS) incidents, Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPAs), and deviations. They will be responsible for efficiently pulling relevant data from different sources, ensuring accuracy and completeness. The role supports continuous improvement initiatives across the quality processes and systems.12 month full-time contractAustralian Citizenship required - government departmentDuties:Data Metrics Management. This includes pulling data related to Out-of-Spec (OOS) incidents, Corrective and Preventive Actions (CAPAs), and deviationsDesigning and building a comprehensive compliance dashboardReport metrics for all quality systems and trend monthly data generating detailed monthly reports for managementSupport the nuclear medicine audit program undertaking both internal and supplier auditsSupport and contribute in regulatory inspectionsSkills & experience:Qualifications in Science or related discipline essentialProficient in Excel Demonstrated Quality Systems and GMP compliance experience working within the pharmaceutical industry - highly regarded Strong written / verbal communication and interpersonal skillsAbility to work independently and collaboratively with multiple teamsBenefits/Culture:Generous salary and career growth opportunities on offer for the right candidate. The role is within a Government department and applicants will need to complete a pre-employment medical and security clearance.    Training, development and mentoring opportunitiesWork-life balance with generous leave entitlements and flexible conditionsOn-site parking and a cafeHow to Apply:Click on the "Apply Now" button with a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).If you have any questions, please contact Suzanne on 02 8071 4290 (general office number) or sydney@evolvescientific.com.au.With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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Food & FMCG
Quality Coordinator
Type:
Full Time
Location:
Minto, New South Wales, Australia

About the company/role: Our client is an Australian confectionary manufacturer who sells to major retailers across Australia and internationally. They pride themselves on sustainably sourced raw materials, new product innovation and their people. Our client is looking for an experienced Quality Coordinator to join their team in South-West Sydney. This role is full-time, permanent and will report directly to the Quality Manager.  Duties:Ensure highest level of HACCP, GMP, WHS, food safety and quality are achieved across the siteDirect involvement with internal and external auditsManage non-conformances and customer complaints, investigate root cause and implement corrective actionProvide staff training for food safety and qualityLead mock recalls and traceability exercisesMaintenance of SOPs, specifications and calibration programsDrive continuous improvementSkills/experience: Tertiary qualifications in Food Science or a related disciplinePrevious experience in a QA role in the food industry is essentialUnderstanding of HACCP, BRC, GMP, QMS necessaryExcellent communication, computer, and organizational skillsBe able to work and effectively lead a teamCulture & Benefits:An excellent opportunity to join a company who is passionate about sustainably sourcing their raw materials, constantly driving innovation and fostering a supportive working environment for their people. A competitive salary is on offer for this role.If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).  Or, if you have any questions, please contact Claire on +61 2 8071 4290.Apply!With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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Food & FMCG
NPD Technologist
Type:
Temporary
Location:
Parramatta, New South Wales, Australia

About the company/role: Our client manufacturers ready-to-eat salads, soups and sauces and supplies to all the major retailers across Australia. They have some very exciting project work coming up in their NPD team and are looking for industry experienced Food Technologists to join their team on a contract basis.  Responsibilities include:Development and implementation of new products, processes and packagingProject management from initiation through to completionRunning factory trials accurately and to production scheduleAdministration and data recording of all trial informationEnsure raw materials and products meet customer guidelinesSkills & Experience: Tertiary qualifications in Food Science or a related disciplinePrevious experience within food manufacturing in product developmentKnowledge of HACCP/GMPExcellent communication, organizational and time management skillsUnderstanding of Australian Food Legislation, FSANZ, ACCC and other food compliance requirementsBe able to deal effectively with pressure and day to day challengesBenefits & Culture: Join a great Australian manufacturer with high food standards. Apply!If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).  Or, if you have any questions, please contact Claire on 02 8071 4290 or sydney@evolvescientific.com.au.With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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Food & FMCG
Quality Assurance Officer
Type:
Full Time
Location:
Prospect, New South Wales, Australia

About the company/role: Our client is a leading ‘ready-to-eat’ meal manufacturer selling to all the major retailers across Australia. Their innovative meat solutions are produced in a state-of-the-art facility based in Sydney’s Western Suburbs. Their quality team is seeking an industry experienced QA professional who enjoys working in a very past-paced environment. This is a full-time, day shift position. Duties:Work with minimum supervision, driving food safety, quality and continuous improvementEnsure compliance with regulations and site proceduresEnsure highest levels of HACCP and GMP by monitoring manufacturingDirect involvement with internal and external auditsMaintain documentation and prepare reportsInvestigate non-conformances and customer complaintsMonitor and evaluate cleaning and sanitation programsEnsure all production staff are trained in food safety procedures Skills & Requirements:Tertiary qualification in Food Science or a related disciplineExperience working in a fast-paced, food manufacturing environment essentialKnowledge of GMP, HACCP and Australian standardsStrong communication and computer skillsAbility to work as part of a team Apply!If you think this could be the role for you, then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed). Or, if you have any questions, please contact Claire on 02 8071 4290.With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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Food & FMCG
Laboratory Technician
Type:
Contract 
Location:
Laverton, Victoria, Australia

About the role –Beverage manufacturing6-month contract with a view to extend. 12-hour day shifts (6 am to 6 pm) / night shifts (6 pm to 6 am) working on weekdays and weekend. Reporting to the Production supervisor, your duties may include but not limited to:Collecting samples during the brewing process and performing a variety of tests Wet chemistry and analytical testingsAcidity, Brix, and pH testing of beverage samplesMaintaining batch documentationFollowing regulations and SOP’s to GMP standardsMaintaining safetyAbout you – A Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Chemistry, or related subjects with demonstrated chemistry experience while at universityExperience in FMCG is desirableMust be flexible to work weekdays and weekends. Excellent attention to detailGreat communication skillsAbility to work in a teamApply! If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).   Or, if you have any questions, please contact Priyanka Barman or Deborah Cusmano on 03 9040 1630With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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Pharmaceutical & Biotechnology
QC Chemistry Analyst
Type:
Full Time
Type:
Contract 
Location:
Jacana, Victoria, Australia

About the role: We are currently seeking an experienced QC Analytical Scientist who displays initiative and is self motivated. Reporting to the Head of QC Analytical Technology, this role will ensure all products are of high standard and comply with Australian regulations.  This role will be a combination of documentation and bench work in the laboratory. Working Holiday Visa's are also welcome to apply Your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Role:Routine water testingGeneral lab maintenance 12-month contractTo be successful in this position you will have:BS/BA in ChemistryExperience in cGMP Quality Control and method development for assessment of biological pharmaceutical products, or equivalent post-graduate experience.A minimum of 2 years' experience in cGMP Quality Control or at least 1 years' experience in method development for assessment of biological pharmaceutical products, or equivalent post-graduate experienceProven written and verbal communication skillsUnderstanding of the aspects of analytical method lifecycle managementGood problem-solving skillsFull working rights in Aus/NZ.In addition to this, you will be a quality-focused individual with excellent attention to detail, have good communication skills and have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment. Apply! If you think this could be the role for you then please apply now! Please send us a cover letter AND a detailed resume in WORD format (PDFs can be corrupted / not processed).   Or, if you have any questions, please contact Chantelle Azzam on 03 9040163 With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Chemicals, Construction & Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining and Manufacturing sectors worldwide. With more than 80 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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