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Laboratory AssistantThe Perth Mint
ABOUT US The Perth Mint is an iconic Western Australian organization operating on a truly global scale. Situated in East Perth for over 122 years, The Perth Mint is not only a top-ranking tourist destination but is an award-winning exporter and key player in the precious metals markets around the world. Our reputation is built on the outstanding quality of our products supported by outstanding customer service.
The Perth Mint provides an energetic and dynamic work environment and is dedicated to delivering the highest level of customer service to our diverse customer base. ABOUT THE POSITION This 12-month fixed term contract will provide laboratory expertise in our Technical Services Department. You will utilise your research skills to ensure the precious metal products produced in our coining division are consistently manufactured to a high standard.
Main Duties & Responsibilities Conduct testing of coining and blanking products for a range of physical determinants, including White spot and Red spot testing, and assay samples, and report these results in a timely manner. Generating a quality certificate of external product. Carry out test work relating to R&D and Process Improvement projects and communicate results to key stakeholders.
Assist other departments in resolving technical issues that interfere with production demands. Perform additional tasks, including but not limited to shower alarm testing, vapour testing, calibration of equipment, and assisting production with recoveries at stocktake. Maintain the SDS database.
Participate as a member of the Emergency Response Team. Operation of the PVD unit. Ensure own safety and health at work and avoid adversely affecting the safety or health of any other person through any act or omission at work We are looking for someone who has the following: A team player who can work collaboratively with their colleagues Strong Work Ethic and a can-do attitude Previous experience working in a laboratory environment Certificate 4 in Laboratory Techniques will be highly regarded Excellent written and verbal communication and sound computer knowledge Ability to pass a pre employment medical including drug and alcohol screening If this role excites you, and you think you have what it takes to be a part of the Perth Mint team, apply today.
Applications close on Sunday, 15 th August 2021 at 5.00pm. The Perth Mint reserves the right to close applications prior to this date.
Interviews may commence for the right candidate prior to the position closing Candidates must have the right to work in Australia and pass our national security check..