Field Technician

An opportunity has arisen to support our Construction Materials Testing business as a Field Technician.

You will be based at our Airdrie Laboratory in Central Scotland where you will be given the opportunity to work on some of the UKs largest projects, testing a wide range of construction materials. Consideration will be given to experienced field technicians and candidates without experience as full training will be provided.

Responsibilities and Activities:

·       Sampling and testing of various construction materials e.g. soils, aggregates, concrete and asphalt

·       Completion of test sheets and data entry into tablets

·       Liaise with senior members of staff on work schedules and projects

·       Work within in-house QA systems

·       Maintain high levels of health and safety compliance in line with company policies

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:


·       Good communication skills both written and verbal

·       Good attention to detail

·       UK driving licence

·       Manual handling and physical activity is a daily requirement – Samples can weigh in excess of 15kg

·       Must be confident to work in a team environment and comfortable working alone

·       Self-motivated, proactive and able to organise own workloads


·       Previous experience in a UKAS accredited testing environment

·       Knowledge of testing standards and processes

·       CSCS Card


GCSE Maths and English or equivalent 

Role: Field Technician

Location: Airdrie

Duration: Permanent

Hours: Full time 40 hrs

Salary: Depending on experience

Overtime: Competitive overtime rates including enhanced weekend allowance

Benefits: Competitive holiday allowance; continuous training and development; death in service scheme; financial wellbeing scheme; family friendly and health and wellbeing policies; work life balance company culture; mental health first aiders and many more.

We are Igne Group Limited, a synergetic amalgamation of six companies, renowned within our respective fields, with over 350 years of combined experience. A one-stop-shop for pre- and post-construction services. Igne’s six service categories are: site investigation, testing, unexploded ordnance, water wells, geothermal, and geo-environmental.

Igne was formed to offer actionable insight and critical services available on time, on budget, and on scope. By uniting SafeLane UK UXO, WB&AD Morgan, Raeburn Drilling and Geotechnical (including the Northern branch), Terra Tek, DTS Raeburn, and Allied Exploration and Geotechnics, Igne offers strength in depth and breadth of services and capabilities. It offers stand-alone or fully integrated services and can support an entire project’s lifecycle.

If you feel like joining an innovative, fast paced and dedicated team who are making a difference, send us your up-to-date CV to, we would love to hear from you.

We are committed to equal opportunities for all staff. Applications are encouraged regardless of age, sex, disability, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, and marriage and civil partnerships.


LocationAirdrie, Central Scotland

TitleField Technician


HoursFull Time

How to apply

Please Contact Sharon Hemingway - Head of HR

Contact NameSharon Hemingway

Tel0371 789 1000