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1st August 2017 - Job Vacancy



ACS laboratories are a significant local employer with 30 years history in the Poole area. Please look at our website for full details.


We hold a strong position within our industry and due to continued growth, an opportunity has arisen for a Sales Administration/Marketing Assistant to work alongside our current sales team.



Key responsibilities to include:

  • Data processing using general office programs and bespoke database laboratory system
  • Market research of current and potential new markets
  • Creating and managing client/marketing lists
  • Liaising with Department Managers and Commercial Manager to undertake tasks and present findings
  • Designing digital marketing media and carry out monthly mail-outs
  • General office duties


The candidate should have the following skills:

  • Very Good administration skills with an eye for detail and accuracy
  • Excellent IT, digital design and Internet skills
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal with the ability to work alone or within a team and communicate with other staff members and management confidently and professionally


The following skills are preferred but not essential:

  • Previous experience in a similar role (whether in a commercial or academic environment)
  • Technical knowledge of our industry or similar



The successful applicant would gain technical knowledge from the business, potentially enabling them to progress into sales or laboratory based roles.


Hours:   9:00 to 17:00, Monday to Friday. (part time position would be considered)


Salary:   Dependent on experience.


Please send your CV and covering letter including salary expectations to



26th April 2016 - Pile Integrity Flyer

We are now offering an on-site Pile Integrity Testing service using Piletest’s Pile Echo Tester (PET) which uses the Pulse-Echo method (PEM) for quick pile integrity test (quality control) of a large number of piles.

Please see the datasheet in our download section.

To discuss your pile integrity testing requirements, please contact



3rd December 2014 - UKAS Grant Extension to Scope to Accredidation

Following a recent visit the laboratory’s scope of accreditation has been extended to include:

SOIL TESTING – BS 1377: Part 7

Determination of shear strength by direct shear – large shear box method



Determination of water content
Determination of porosity and density
Determination of point load strength
Determination of uniaxial compressive strength and deformability

For full details of our UKAS scope of accredidation, click here.



14th May 2014 - Current Vacancies

Laboratory Technician

Duties to include preparing and testing a range of construction materials samples including aggregates, concrete, soils and bituminous materials. Full training and uniform provided.

Senior Site Technician Ideally experienced in carrying out plate loading tests, CBR tests, soil & aggregate sampling and other in situ testing of construction and earthworks materials. Full training and uniform / equipment provided.

Please send details to