SOCOTEC UK

5 job(s) at SOCOTEC UK

SOCOTEC UK Dartford, UK
Nov 23, 2021
Permanent
Are you stuck in a dead-end job? Looking to kick start a new career? SOCOTEC is the UK’s leading provider of testing, inspection and compliance services, operating across three sectors, offering an unrivalled range of technical expertise and accredited services including consultancy.  Due to continued growth, we are recruiting for several trainee field technicians who will join an enthusiastic team in delivering construction materials testing to a wide range of clients across the south region. You will be responsible for driving to customer construction sites where you will not only collect samples and prepare materials for laboratory tests but also carry out on-site testing. The role involves significant physical activity including manual handling of samples up to 25kg. This position will suit someone who enjoys a hands-on role, meeting new people, working with a dynamic team or independently and loves some travel. Full training will be provided so experience is not essential. By joining us, you will be part of a 1,700-strong team that helps the business carry out 7 million tests per year for 5,000 clients. We are looking for; A professional, dynamic and motivated individual with the ability to work alone and as part of a team Interested in construction and laboratory testing – no previous experience required Communicative, organised, flexible and committed Good with numeracy High customer service ethic – is passionate about meeting customers’ expectations and improving service levels Ability to identify problems and defects Attention to detail CSCS card desirable Must hold a full UK driving licence What we offer; Competitive salary with overtime available Free on-site parking Training & development Discounts for retail stores Company pension Referral scheme Group life assurance If you are dynamic, eager to learn and you have both enthusiasm and flexibility we believe SOCOTEC can offer you not just a great job but also great career opportunities. We would love to hear from you and look forward to your application. At SOCOTEC, we are committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce.  A commitment to equality of opportunity for all individuals irrespective of their age, belief, disability, gender, race, religion or sexual orientation is at the core of what we do and members of the community must actively promote a positive non-discriminatory workplace. SOCOTEC has a responsibility to ensure that all its employees have the right to live and work in the UK.
SOCOTEC UK Coventry, UK
Nov 09, 2021
Full time
Salary: Starting from £20,000 per annum Location: Coventry Hours: 40 hour contract, plus overtime is available.   Are you looking for a career change and excellent development opportunities? Due to expanding workload we are recruiting for several Trainee Laboratory Technicians to form part of our established team based in our new state-of-the-art training and operations facility in Coventry. SOCOTEC is the UK’s leading provider of testing, inspection and compliance services, operating across three sectors and offering an unrivalled range of technical expertise and accredited services, including consultancy.   We are looking for a hard-working individual who has an interest in laboratory work and a willingness to learn. Full training will be provided and experience is not essential. For the right person this role will begin with learning the basic core skills, which will eventually develop into more technical/hands-on responsibilities. You will be joining an enthusiastic team delivering construction materials testing to a wide range of clients across the UK. The role involves significant physical activity and manual handling of construction materials, including lifting and carrying concrete, soil and aggregates samples up to 20kg. Key responsibilities; Be given full training at our new state-of-the-art training and operations facility in Coventry Be mentored to help develop a career path which suits your individual aspirations and ambitions  Learn to schedule, sub sample and test construction materials in a Laboratory Environment to the relevant British and European standards Learn to complete test worksheets and basic calculations  Liaise with the Laboratory manager and concrete section manager on work schedules Undertake tasks in line with Company QHSE protocol   We are looking for; Professional, dynamic and motivated individuals with the ability to work alone and as part of a team Interested in construction and laboratory testing Communicative, organised, flexible and committed Accurate and meticulous individual Good with numeracy Ability to identify problems and defects What we offer; Competitive salary with overtime available Free on-site parking Training & development Discounts for retail stores Company pension Referral scheme Group life assurance By joining us you’ll be part of a 1,700-strong team that helps the business carry out 7 million tests per year for 5,000 clients. If you are eager to learn, dynamic and you have both enthusiasm and flexibility we believe SOCOTEC can offer you not just a great job but also great career opportunities. We would love to hear from you and look forward to your application. At SOCOTEC we are committed to equality of opportunity and values the diversity of all its workforce.  A commitment to equality of opportunity for all individuals irrespective of their age, belief, disability, gender, race, religion or sexual orientation is at the core of what we do and members of the community must actively promote a positive non-discriminatory workplace. SOCOTEC has a responsibility to ensure that all its employees have the right to live and work in the UK.
SOCOTEC UK Uxbridge, UK
Oct 28, 2021
Permanent
Field Technician, Salary competitive plus bonus and significant opportunities for overtime SOCOTEC are the UK's leading provider of testing, inspection and compliance services and are looking to hire a number of field technicians across the south to support the growth of our on-site laboratory teams. This role is manually demanding and you will spend most days out on our customers’ construction sites. This role would ideally suit someone with construction experience who ideally holds a CSCS card. You will need to be comfortable working either alone or in a team and be happy in a customer facing role. Based from one of our sites in Uxbridge, Dartford, Weymouth or Bridgend you will be driving to customer construction sites to take samples and prepare materials for laboratory tests such as soils and aggregates. While testing experience is preferred it isn’t essential as we offer a full training programme to all of our team. You will need to have a full driving licence with less than 6 points and be happy working on repetitive tasks on customer sites. We can offer you a competitive salary, with significant paid overtime and the opportunity of bonus payments twice a year as well as all the benefits of working for a dynamic and growing organisation including generous holidays, company pension and discounts on high street shopping. If you are eager to learn, dynamic and you have both enthusiasm and flexibility we believe Socotec can offer you not just a great job but also great career opportunities. We would love to hear from you and look forward to your application.