Assistant Manager

Job Description

About Bureau Veritas

Established in 1828, Bureau Veritas is a world leader in Testing, Inspection and Certification who operate across 140 countries. We work closely with our clients to help them assure quality, reduce costs, increase productivity and foster a more responsible, sustainable culture. Our Mission is to redefine the standard when it comes to safety, compliance and quality assurance without compromising the importance for social responsibility and environmental protection.

Why Work With Us

“I want to work in a supportive environment that also gives me the room to do my own thing”

“I want to work in a company with a global reputation that opens the doorway to countless future possibilities” 

About the Role                                                          

Bureau Veritas, is a leading supplier of technical and analytical services to the Australian Coal Industry. Our Gladstone team is looking to expand and is seeking a highly motivated Assistant Manager to join on a full-time basis. 

This is a key leadership development role responsible for assisting the Business Unit Manager in the day to day operations of the Coal Sample Preparation Area, Laboratory and Environmental Testing. The facilities provide sampling, quality testing and environmental testing services for our mining clients in relation to their coal exploration and production initiatives.

Leadership coaching and training will be provided for those internal staff aspiring a senior management position in the future. 

What We’re Looking For

The most successful candidate for this opportunity would possess the following:

  • Sample preparation or laboratory experience 
  • Advanced communication and interpersonal skills
  • The drive to achieve productivity targets and expected client turnaround times
  • Capable of following safety and quality standards
  • Sound numerical and IT skills
  • A methodical, well organised approach to your work
  • A strong team and customer relationship focus
  • A relevant technical degree would be advantageous

Your key responsibilities:

  • Rostering staff and scheduling work to ensure client requirements are met in terms of timeliness and quality
  • Assisting with the maintenance of QA & OH&S systems
  • Ensuring safety, quality and reporting requirements are fully satisfied
  • Further developing our safety culture
  • Supervision, coaching and training of the team
  • Providing technical and administrative support to the Business Unit Manager
  • Involvement in the purchasing and commissioning of new equipment


We offer a competitive hourly rate as well as an opportunity to advance your career in a leading global organisation.

Your Career With Us

Your career is about more than building a resume — it’s a chance to leave your mark. Make an impact doing work you can be proud of at Bureau Veritas. Contribute to a global mission to enhance standards with integrity, and help us create a brighter future for our next generations, and a safer society for us all.

For further information regarding this position, please contact Luke Rawkins at