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CMT Technician/Senior Soil Technician

About the role

  • As a Soil / Laboratory Technician we will require you to undertake both field and laboratory testing across a broad range of methods, including but not limited to Australian Standards (AS1289, AS3798 AS1012), QDOT, RMS and ASTM.
  • Laboratory testing at the required production level, undertaking training in test methods and be able to follow procedures directed by the Senior Technicians team
  • Preparing worksheets checking measurements and calculations of test results of other technicians
  • You will be required to learn the internal Protest Software Maxtrix (PSM)
  • Maintaining Equipment cleaning & testing equipment while keeping work area tidy
  • Liaising with Internal staff and clients

Required Skills

You will be self-motivated, a fast learner and bring a positive attitude to the team.

We are ideally looking for experienced technicians who possess:

  • Good knowledge (Outlook, Word and Excel) – Microsoft office Suite
  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience
  • Ability to work flexible hours
  • The ability to travel for work when required
  • Have strong communication and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, show initiative, priority, and schedule work
  • Team player while ability to work unsupervised
  • Physically fit and able to perform manual labour-intensive role which includes heavy lifting


  • Open current driver’s licence
  • Cert III or Cert IV in Construction Materials Testing or willing to obtain (Highly advantageous)
  • Holds a current NDM radiation license or willing to obtain (Highly advantageous)

Why Join Our Team?

Protest Engineering provides a flexible, diverse and fun work environment. We are committed to offering our team ongoing training and development options. We pride ourselves in offering an analytical yet practical work environment.

Apply for this role

We know that our team are our most valuable asset and consistently refine our systems, fine-tune our processes and foster a culture that enables us to approach each day with initiative, integrity and transparency in all communications.

If you would like to apply to join our team please complete our online application form and we’ll be in touch if we have a suitable role for you.

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