Construction Materials Technician, South of England - Sports Labs

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  • Strict Admission Criteria
  • Standards of Construction
  • Code of Professional Conduct
  • Technical Mediation
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Sports Labs carry out the certification of Sports surfaces, facilities and systems for national governing bodies such as FIFA, World Rugby, World Athletics, FIH and ITF.

With a reputation for excellence, we work with prestigious clients around the world to deliver cutting-edge solutions.

Construction Materials Technician (reports to Senior Engineer)

£ Competitive

Company van.
All IT equipment as required.
Company credit card.


  • Responsible for the testing and certification of pitch construction and installations domestically torelevant governing bodies and industry standards.
  • Undertake Key Stage Inspection of new constructions.
  • Communicating on site with the appointed construction team.
  • Ensure required samples and checks are undertaken on site and reported accurately.
  • Occasional assessment and investigation of existing sports facilities.


  • Working with colleagues at all times in such a way as to deliver the best possible results for Sports Labs and its clients.
  • Behaving at all times in line with corporate values Operating at all times within our ISO 17025 procedures.
  • Ensure all samples removed from site are referenced and stored in the correct location or sent to Head office.
  • Maintain contact with clients and sites to ensure notice periods for inspections can be known as far in advance as possible.


  • Must be aged 21 or over.
  • Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK Hold a valid UK drivers License and Passport.
  • Background in Construction Materials testing AND/OR Background in Pitch/Road Construction.
  • Surveying knowledge beneficial but not essential Good communication skills.
  • The role is varied, and the right candidate will have a flexible approach to the working week which may often require additional hours to meet deadlines or the occasional weekend day.
  • The role will require frequent travel throughout, the UK and occasional travel overseas.
  • Ability to use Microsoft Excel and Word.

39 hours per week
8-5: Mon to Thurs
8-4: Friday
Paid Overtime

Send your full CV andletter of application to :

Closing Date: 30 November 2023