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NATA employs highly specialised staff across a wide range of disciplines.

Our staff are energetic, informed, have a can-do attitude and are committed to excellence.

NATA has offices in Sydney, Adelaide, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth

Client Coordinator - Calibration

  • Are you looking for a lead assessor or coordination role with excellent benefits?
  • Do you have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills?
  • Are you tertiary qualified with previous laboratory experience?

The National Association of Testing Authorities, Australia (NATA) is a not for profit organisation that operates Australia’s laboratory accreditation system with 3000 accredited facilities and is seeking to appoint a Client Coordinator in our Melbourne office located in Camberwell.  This position is a full-time permanent position offering variety and job satisfaction. 

The appointee will be required to work with a team of professional people who plan and lead on-site laboratory assessments, utilising technical experts, against criteria based on ISO/IEC 17025.  The appointee will be working in the field of Calibration, however may be expected to work in other fields of testing after initial induction training has been completed.

Duties:  The appointee will be primarily responsible for organising and leading assessment teams comprising appropriate technical experts to conduct on-site assessments.  Duties also include the preparation of technical reports, follow-up of matters arising from assessments and provision of advice to technical assessors and the public on NATA’s policies and technical requirements.  Intrastate and interstate travel will be a necessary component of the role and, in addition to this, you will be required to work extensive hours during high assessment periods.

Qualifications and Experience:  This role would be ideal for someone who has a tertiary qualification within the field of applied science or engineering.  In addition, you will possess 3 years practical experience in an engineering, product testing or calibration environment.  You will be computer literate, self-motivated, well-organised, logical thinker, with highly developed interpersonal skills, oral and written communication skills. The ability to work unsupervised and manage a number of simultaneous tasks is essential.  You must also have a current driver’s licence.  Previous auditing experience is highly desirable, although training will be provided.

Salary and Conditions:  The salary on commencement is equivalent to a total remuneration package of $96,114 per annum. The Association operates a superannuation scheme and offers normal conditions of leave and other benefits.  Permanent Australian Residency is a pre-requisite for this position.  For further details please contact the National HR Manager on 02 9736 8222.

Interested applicants must provide a full curriculum vitae, a covering letter addressing the qualifications and experience in this advertisement and the names of two referees by 28 July 2017 to the following email address: 

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NATA is an equal opportunity employer and maintains a non-smoking workplace.



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