Quality Officer – Laboratory

30 April 2024

We are seeking a responsible, organised and flexible individual to join our team as a Quality Officer – Laboratory at our Sand Mine in the Bundaberg area.

Role Overview:

Reporting to the Operations Supervisor, this full-time role paying $28.00 per hour and based at our Bundaberg – Coonarr Site with duties and responsibilities of the role to include, but not limited to:

Key Accountabilities:

  • Compliance with OH&S policies, procedures and legislations
  • Ensuring the daily operations of the laboratory are performed as per standard test methods both internal and external.
  • Be involved with the development of new testing methods and the expansion of the laboratory testing facilities.
  • Perform the testing of products as per testing regimes to ensure sufficient performance indicators are available for use in production, the assessment of tenders, ordering and quotation purposes.
  • Monitor performance of products and recommend changes to specifications and / or production requirements to ensure consistency of performance.
  • Housekeeping in accordance with Silica Management Plan
  • Ensure the business adheres to quality standards and issue test results and reports in accordance with the appropriate regulatory standards and procedures.
  • Assist with truck loading and Plant Operations
  • Effective and timely reporting to Operations Manager/Operations Supervisor
  • You will be required to sign a specific Acknowledgement of Obligations Form at the induction relating to Section 39.

To be considered for this role, you must have the following experience and attributes:

  • Relevant Particle Size Distribution (PSD Analysis) experience within the quarrying/mining industry
  • Excellent communication skills – written and verbal.
  • Sound computer skills
  • Sound technical knowledge of industrial minerals preferably silica sand.
  • Knowledge of Australian and Industry Standards
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Have personal drive and be results oriented.
  • Experience and understanding of customer requirements.
  • Strong commitment to Health and Safety

Previous Experience in the following is highly desirable:

  • Forklift Ticket (LF HRW) (Desirable)

This position is a Full-time Position $28.00 per hour.


Type: Full Time
Location: Bundaberg

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