Field Technician (Hamilton)
Tonkin & Taylor
Hamilton, NZ
5d ago

We have an internal opportunity to work with our Geotechnics team based in Hamilton as a Field Technician. You will work on some unique projects with a great team and development towards becoming a key senior figure.

To be successful in this position, you will have a track record illustrating a strong work ethic and the ability to deliver high-quality work.

You will also have strong competency in Microsoft Word and Excel to an intermediate level, along with excellent communication skills and the ability to work as part of a team.

The work is varied and will involve :

  • Geotechnical field-testing and investigation
  • Operation of heavy testing and soil sampling equipment
  • Monitoring of geotechnical instrumentation
  • Environmental monitoring
  • Contract administration and data entry
  • Ideally, you will have;
  • Project management skills - able to provide timely, quality info to clients
  • Ideally previous fieldwork experience in a technical role
  • A good level of physical fitness as the role also involves heavy lifting of machinery
  • Good team player and personality
  • Must be willing to get hands dirty and enjoy working outdoors
  • High standard and quality of paperwork
  • Diverse project experience
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • A desire to develop and share knowledge
  • Someone who can get things happening, a proactive initiator
  • An appreciation of the importance of quality management systems and processes
  • A full drivers licence and ability to operate a manual vehicle.
  • Why join Geotechnics

    At Geotechnics we believe you should love your job and the environment you work in. Our teams are an outgoing, sporty bunch, who enjoy team events and activities.

    We offer a social club, family events, team competitions, a well-being allowance and a highly competitive nationwide weekly quiz.

    We have a great reputation within the market place through our belief in our core values of Care, Empowerment, Ingenuity, Integrity, Fun and Futurity.

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