Concrete Technician
Tonkin & Taylor
Onehunga, NZ
6d ago


We are on the hunt for a new team member to join our Auckland team based in Onehunga.

The role is based Monday to Friday with occasional nightworks and Saturdays. You will have the opportunity to work with a forward-thinking team.

As a Concrete Technician you will be responsible for Liaising with clients and engineers as a third party by measuring the quality of concrete onsite and in the laboratory.

This will be achieved by putting the concrete through tests to ensure strength, consistency, and quality meets the client's specification.

About you :

  • Ideally you will have previous concrete testing experience, performing slump tests and casting of cylinders in accordance with NZS 3112
  • You understand why consistency in testing is paramount
  • You understand water to cement ratios and their importance in concrete production
  • Laboratory testing - density, compression testing, flexural testing, splitting tensile
  • Attention to detail
  • Previous IANZ laboratory experience preferred but not essential
  • Ability to work both autonomously and within a team
  • Physically capable to lift 25kgs samples, handle and test aggregate and concrete samples
  • Full class 1 license (able to drive a manual)
  • Health & safety conscious
  • Computer literate, especially Microsoft excel and word
  • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Successful candidates are required to undergo a drug test for this role
  • Team player, self-motivated, with a positive attitude
  • High standards of housekeeping, maintenance and monitoring of equipment calibration
  • Enjoys a hands-on quality role
  • Friendly professional manner with excellent communication skills
  • 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 marketplace through our belief in our core values of Care, Empowerment, Ingenuity, Integrity, Fun and Futurity.

    We are a specialist geotechnical testing company, providing laboratory and field-testing services to the civil and environmental engineering industry with offices in Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga, Wellington, Nelson and Christchurch.

    Think you'd fit in? Click on the Apply Now button, or for more information about Geotechnics, go to

    We are proud to be an Immigration New Zealand Accredited Employer and a member of Diversity Works.

    We particularly encourage speakers of Te Reo Māori or Pasifika languages to apply.

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