Air Liquide Chemist, Speciality Gas (Temporary/Full-Time) – Calgary, AB Contract in Calgary, AB

Air Liquide

Branch Calgary AB CA

Chemist, Speciality Gas (Temporary/Full-Time) – Calgary, AB
Calgary, AB

World leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, Air Liquide is present in 80 countries with approximately 68,000 employees and serves…

Air Liquide

World leader in gases, technologies and services for Industry and Health, Air Liquide is present in 80 countries with approximately 68,000 employees and serves more than 3 million customers and patients. Oxygen, nitrogen and hydrogen have been at the core of the company’s activities since its creation in 1902. Air Liquide’s ambition is to be the leader in its industry, delivering long-term performance and acting responsibly.

Air Liquide Canada

Founded in 1911, Air Liquide Canada has over 2,200 employees and serves over 80,000 customers in Canada’s aeronautics, automobile, agri-food, chemical, defence, electronics, energy, metallurgy, metal fabrication, mining and healthcare industries from our sites located in key industrial regions from coast to coast.

For over 100 years, Air Liquide Canada has offered its employees:

Competitive compensation and benefits

Recognition programs

Numerous career development opportunities

Innovative technological projects


The main object and purpose of this position consists in controlling the quality of the various Speciality Gas products offered by ALC. The incumbent is also responsible for the maintenance of the plant analyzers and the planning of analyses in order to respect the required shipping deadlines, while promoting ALC’s quality and safety objectives.

Performs gas analyses: Uses gas chromatography to analyze gas mixtures and pure gases in order to ensure the control of the quality of the products. Issues and signs analysis certificates for the Production Coordinator and gives them to the customers. Coordinates the analyses in keeping with the deadlines established by the Production Coordinator.

Ensures the good functioning of the equipment: Ensures the good functioning of laboratory instruments and the analyzers by checking all of their parameters. Ensures that the instruments are valid, in good operating condition and that the parameters are controlled. Repairs the instruments, as much as possible, if they are broken. Makes sure that the Production Operators use equipments that comply with standards and that the scales, pressure gauges and other instruments are calibrated in keeping with ALC’s specifications.

Develops analytical methods: Develops analytical methods and evaluates the feasibility of the mixtures requested. Conducts experiments to verify if it is possible to manufacture and analyze new products.

Quality/Safety: Is in charge of the safety of the laboratory. Makes sure that the work area is clean and follows procedures for handling cylinders of Compressed Gas. Promotes ALC’s safety and quality objectives. Knows and respects the procedures as indicated in the ALC Quality Manual. Ensures that appropriate corrective and preventative measures are implemented so as to deal with customer complaints.


Bachelor’s degree in chemistry or biochemistry

Bilingualism: French

Mobility to Montreal is an asset

WHMIS Training

Knowledge of gas chromatography, computer literacy, written and oral communication skills

Additional information

Thank you for your interest. Please note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

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Air Liquide Canada adheres to an employment equity program and strives to create a stimulating and open workplace that fosters fairness, respect and diversity.

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2017-04-01
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