Sample Preparer

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SGS Australia

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Sample Preparer

Job ID: 11375
Job Views: 6
Location: Kalgoorlie
Post Code: 6430
Category: Laboratory & Scientific Services
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted: 15/05/2024


Company Description

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. SGS is recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity. With more than 93,000 employees, SGS operates a network of over 2,600 offices and laboratories around the world.

Job Description

SGS Kalgoorlie Laboratory is currently looking for a sample preparer. Roster for this position is 4 days on, 4 nights on, 4 days off - 10 or 12 hour days.

Job Requirements:

Responsibilities will include, however are not limited to:

  • Unloading, loading, sorting and weighing of samples onto drying racks
  • Reconcile samples delivered with the supplied sample submission form listing extras and those not received onto the sample sorting sheet
  • Responsible for milling samples and transferring sub-samples to sample packets while maintaining numerical order and following established quality control procedures and avoiding contamination.
  • Responsible for offloading of sample and stock deliveries and reconcile the deliveries.
  • Responsible for sample clearances after completion of analysis and collecting of samples from the storage yard when requested


As the successful candidate you will have:

  • Forklift License (Desirable)
  • Previous Laboratory experience (Preferred)

Additional Information

SGS is committed to providing and maintaining a working environment which is safe and without risk to the health of its workers and clients. SGS may require its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 based on mandated state government/client requirements or in line with SGS policy. Vaccination requirements may differ from role to role based on their risk category and duties performed. Where relevant, proof of immunisation status will be required


Working at SGS means joining an innovative, Global company. Here are some of the benefits to working for SGS.

•    As a company, we have embraced the shift to flexible work
•    Sustainability is embedded in our culture and the way we do business
•    Paid parental leave
•    Paid time for volunteering day and blood donations
•    Corporate health & wellbeing offers
•    Ongoing learning & development
•    Career development opportunities (Nationally and Globally)
•    SGS Rewards: Our employee benefits platform with access to retail and online discounts and cashback

How to Apply:


SGS Australia supports a diverse workforce, we encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities, and cultures – including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people living with disability. Providing employment opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people is an important part of our SGS Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP). We truly believe the diversity among us will continue to foster a strong, innovative, and forward-thinking workplace.

SGS Australia acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of this nation and the continuation of cultural, spiritual, and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

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