Job Details
  • Reference306783O_1609980708
  • LocationWestern Australia
  • Job TypeFull Time
  • Posted13 days ago
  • ConsultantJennifer Lynch

Founded in 1959, Chandler Macleod Group are one of Australia's largest providers of human resource solutions. Our aim is to unleash the potential of both our employees and clients through connecting them with the Bestfit ™ opportunities across the globe.

One of our clients Alcoa, a well-known entity in the Western Australian Mining Industry, is seeking the services of an experienced Laboratory Technicians We are currently taking Expressions of Interest of applications for this field.

Alcoa's Australian operations represent the world's largest integrated bauxite mining, alumina refining, aluminium smelting and rolling system. Also operating the country's largest aluminium recycling plant, Alcoa adds value to Australia's local, state and national economies at every stage. Alcoa currently operates two bauxite mines within its Western Australian Mineral Lease. The Huntly mine, established in the early 1970s is located near Dwellingup and is the world's largest bauxite mine, supplying bauxite ore to the Pinjarra and Kwinana Refineries. The Willowdale mine is located east of Waroona and supplies bauxite ore to the Wagerup Refinery.


  • Analysis of refinery process samples.
  • Provides analytical support to TDG projects.
  • Data entry, verification and understanding the impact of results.
  • Interpretation and communication of results with research staff and Project leader.
  • Identifying and resolving laboratory problems.
  • Calibration, maintenance and housekeeping of laboratory equipment and facilities.

These roles are temporary positions across several sites including; Kwinana, Pinjarra, Wagerup refineries. Successful applicants will go into a candidate pool to be contacted when vacancies become available.

To be considered you must have a minimum Certificate 3 in Laboratory Techniques or previous Laboratory Technician experience.

If you are interested in working for Alcoa on a short term basis, then please send through your current CV and cover letter for consideration.

Chandler Macleod and Alcoa are Equal Opportunity Employer's and encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply, including women and indigenous candidates.