Student Water Technician

Part Time, Casual, Temporary
$32.73/hr + Super
May 6th, 2024
Smithfield, New South Wales, Australia
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About the company/role:
Our client is a global leader in water treatment and provides boiler water treatment to a site based in Smithfield.
You will be reporting to the Account Manager and conducting testing of water samples. This is an ideal role for a Science/Engineering undergraduate student who is looking to start their career and gain experience in the chemical/environmental sector.
The successful candidate will:
  • Perform routine water tests and record the results in the report template provided
  • Prepare service report by copy/paste the report page in report template and add photos, comments, summary, and action list
  • Inspect conditions of plants and equipment for issues. Resolve the issues if they can be addressed safely. Otherwise, report to staff immediately so they can be addressed in a timely manner
  • Check and maintain chemical levels in all run tanks
  • Advise Account Manager to place new orders when required
Skills & Requirements:
  • Currently studying a Bachelors degree in Chemistry, Environmental Science, Chemical Engineering, or a related discipline is essential
  • Have an interest in gaining experience within chemical/environmental testing
  • Have a keen and diligent work ethic
  • The ability to work completely independently, prioritise work and respond to changing priorities and deadlines to complete assigned duties
  • Demonstrated ability to follow standard procedures, regulations and OHSE requirements
  • Have a valid driver’s licence and access to your own reliable vehicle
  • Availability to commit to 1 working day/fortnight (must be a weekday)
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 Helma on 02 8071 4290.

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