Trainee Site Technician

Posted 16 April by CRC Recruitment Ltd
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Trainee Site Technicians required for a fast growing, innovative and market leading client based in Northampton.

This a role that will require a good level of physical fitness and often long hours of work (fully paid, including travel time). Full training will be provided to enable you to carry our various tests on a variety of materials such as soils, aggregate and concrete


To facilitate correct on-site test procedures in line with relevant British and European Standards using In-house Methods, whilst maintaining our ethos of providing excellent customer service to clients and fellow staff members

Role Accountabilities and Main Duties:

• Site Work, including on-site sampling and in-situ testing.

• Client Liaison.

• Preparation and presentation of test data.

• Training other team members on test methods as required.

• Cross-checking other team members’ calculations following tests.

• Carrying out daily vehicle checks and routine maintenance whilst maintaining cleanliness standards.

• Assisting in Sample Preparation when required.

• Ad-hoc duties as and when required.


• Experience in a customer facing role.

• Close attention to detail and understanding of operating within a quality system.

• Good IT Skills (Microsoft Office base, in particular Excel and Word).

• Team Player.

• Punctual with excellent time-keeping.

• Strong prioritising and organisational skills.

• Positive attitude towards changes.

• Adaptability to use various in-house systems and follow procedures.

• Full UK Driving Licence.

• Experience of working in challenging physical environments.


• Trained in Manual Handing as heavy lifting will be required.

• Experience in Geotechnical on-site testing to current British / European Standards and In-House Method Statements. Training would be given in the absence of experience.

• CSCS card.

Basic hours are minimum 40 per week - 0730-1630 Monday to Friday but this is a role where the hours of work will vary due to travelling to customer sites and will enable you to work overtime on a regular basis.

Initial hourly rate (12 weeks) £9.30

Salary when permanent £20,000 per annum + overtime after 40 hrs.

CRC Recruitment are a leading Midlands based recruitment consultancy covering vacancies across the UK. We have been established since 2003 and have a reputation for high service standards to both candidates and clients. We supply permanent or temporary staff to all areas of business covering a variety of different industry sectors.

Required skills

  • Construction Engineering
  • CSCS Card
  • Labour
  • Materials Science
  • Soil Mechanics

Reference: 41246029

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