Career Opportunity

Materials Technician – Expressions of Interest

    About Us

    Knight Piésold is a specialised international consulting firm offering engineering and environmental services in Mining, Environment, Hydropower, Water Resources, and Roads & Construction Services. We are proud of the longstanding relationships we have with our clients and delivery of exceptional services on a global scale.

    • Competitive Remuneration and Benefits Package
    • Fulltime, permanent positions
    • Be part of a dynamic, growing and reputable organisation

    The Role

    We are seeking expressions of interest for experienced Materials/Soil Technicians to join our team for upcoming positions in 2019. Working closely with the Construction Engineering team, the Materials Technician is responsible for:

    • Field sampling and laboratory testing for earthworks and geotechnical projects, in accordance with the relevant Standards.
    • Assisting with calculation and analysis of test data and the preparation of technical reports.

    Our Ideal Candidate

    Applicants will ideally have previous experience within a testing laboratory and on construction sites (preferable mining). Our ideal candidates will also possess:

    • an awareness of safety procedures within both laboratory and construction environments.
    • previous NATA accreditation (would be well regarded)
    • a willingness to travel as required, including to remote sites
    • a positive, can-do attitude

    Suitable applicants will be placed in a pool from which appointments may be made within the next 12 months. Knight Piésold also has one fulltime, permanent position currently available with an immediate start.

    What we offer

    Knight Piésold offers excellent remuneration packages and a competitive range of benefits including:

    • financial bonus incentive programs;
    • subsidised gym memberships / fitness classes;
    • training and development opportunities;
    • referral bonuses;
    • early access to long service leave;
    • and much more!

    If you would like to join a growing, dynamic and people-oriented organisation, please submit your resume and cover letter to