Laboratory Technician

  • Fortescue Metals Group Ltd
  • Australia, WA
  • Mar 9, 2023

Job Description:

At Fortescue Future Industries (FFI) we are leading the global energy transition by developing a portfolio of renewable energy and green hydrogen projects.

Our large scale, low-cost hydropower, geothermal, solar and wind assets will support establishment of green energy and green product industries around the world.

FFI is committed to building thriving communities by delivering social, environmental and economic benefits.

Laboratory Technician - Products and Prototyping

Work Location: Dawson Rd, Perth Airport

Roster: Monday to Friday

In this position you will have the opportunity to develop advanced polymer membranes for green energy production, storage, and conversion. The successful candidate will contribute through product testing, technical support and technical service activities in a laboratory setting.

We are looking for either a practical chemist with a couple of years of experience or a meticulous lab technician looking for a challenge. Multi skilled Lab Technicians with excellent communication skills, a great work ethic and is a team player are encouraged to apply. Someone that can think outside the box and does not mind being hands-on!

Reporting to the Lab Supervisor, you will contribute to building excellent working relationships with all customers, external and internal. In time, you will be able to provide support and recommend changes to enhance manufacturing efficiencies.

Key accountabilities will include:

All employees have a responsibility to behave in a manner, which ensures that their actions or omissions, do not adversely affect the environment or health, safety and well-being of colleagues, contractors or others. Employees must:

Qualifications and skills required:

Candidates must be able to bring a flexible mindset, challenge traditional thinking, and be prepared to work outside of their comfort zone.

Our values drive our culture and performance through a strong focus on safety, family and determination. We celebrate and respect people’s differences and commit to providing an inclusive work environment. This is an exciting time to join Fortescue.

We encourage Aboriginal Australians and female candidates to apply.

Fortescue reserves the right to close applications early should a suitable pool of candidates be identified