Galactic® Co-operative is a WA-based, socially responsible, worker-owned technology business based in Perth, Western Australia.

We are providing advanced technical expertise across multiple industries.

Galactic® Scientific's multidisciplinary team can provide a variety of maintenance, repair and training services to all forms of laboratories and to the broadcast and telecommunications industries.

Galactic® Workplace Wellbeing offers workplace wellbeing consulting and training.

Galactic® Sustainability offers advice, training, policy planning and development on: waste and resource management; energy efficiency related to buildings, interiors and machinery; low resource waste and use lifestyle; circular material flows and Zero Waste.

Galactic® Careers

Galactic Co-operative is a worker-owned co-operative which grew out of an established sole trader company and has long-standing, solid connections to the geochemical, pathology and academic laboratory communities in Perth. Galactic Scientific is a branch of the Galactic Co-operative. We have a strong values system, and any prospective employee should familiarise themselves with, and be willing to act in accordance with, the Seven Guiding Principles of Co-operatives. We believe strongly that all members and employees of our co-operative are part of the family, and we strive to be a stellar workplace by providing a fun, challenging, supportive and varied work environment.

Our main business activities center around repair, testing and maintenance of laboratory equipment. We also conduct helium leak testing, reporting and detection for sensitive devices and industrial plant alike, using portable mass spectrometers. We provide training and consultancy services to laboratories and businesses. We are agents for a variety of specialised scientific equipment manufacturers and provide a responsive, professional, and above all sustainable service to the Perth scientific, mining, academic and manufacturing sectors.

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Galactic Co-operative is an equal opportunity workplace. Applications from applicants of all ages, genders, orientations and ethnicities will be considered based on merit. Experienced older workers are encouraged to apply.

Vacancies

The Field Service Engineer is a senior-level role that supports our customers in the field around Australia, predominantly Western Australia. They are a pivotal member of our service team. This position will work with minimal supervision and will report directly to our Lead Engineer.

Our technical staff are responsible for maintaining and repairing a wide variety of laboratory equipment both at our Welshpool workshop and on client premises. We work on our client’s equipment to minimise downtime and prolong the life of the equipment, with one of our key performance indicators being a measure of how much e-waste we prevent from entering the waste stream every year.

Galactic Co-operative is an equal opportunity workplace. Applications from applicants of all ages, genders, orientations and ethnicities will be considered based on merit. Experienced older workers are encouraged to apply.