City of Abbotsford Laboratory Technician Temporary in Abbotsford, BC

City of Abbotsford

Branch Abbotsford BC CA

Laboratory Technician
Abbotsford, BC

Known as the “City in the Country”, Abbotsford’s views and natural beauty are unrivalled. CUPE, Temporary Full-time….

Laboratory Technician

CUPE, Temporary Full-time
Posting #C16-111 (External)

The sixth largest city in BC, Abbotsford is located a short and scenic 30 minute drive east of the Port Mann Bridge. Known as the “City in the Country”, Abbotsford’s views and natural beauty are unrivalled. Abbotsford offers a thriving urban centre with all the amenities of big city living at a fraction of the cost.

As an employer, the City of Abbotsford values progress, customer service, integrity and our unique ability to provide diverse innovative services. We manage our own police and emergency services, water supply and wastewater treatment plants, as well as the operations of an International Airport.

Contribute to the sustainability of a clean, healthy community and come work for the third largest secondary treatment plant in BC! The City of Abbotsford is currently offering an exciting Temporary Full-Time position at our JAMES plant.

You will be responsible for complex technical laboratory work involving the chemical and physical analyses of a variety of water, wastewater; industrial and solid waste samples related to the City of Abbotsford’s pollution control programs.

As the ideal candidate you will have:

• Completion of Grade 12;
• Graduation from a recognized Institute of Technology with a Diploma of Technology in a Chemistry/Environmental option;
• Three (3) years of related experience in a chemistry, bacteriology or environmental laboratory;
• Valid Class 5 BC Driver’s Licence.

This position is unionized, CUPE Local 774, and the hourly rate of pay is from $28.04 to $32.98 per hour (2015 rate).

Closing Date: November 14, 2016 at 4:30 p.m.

If you are ready for a rewarding and fulfilling career where you will play an integral role in helping Abbotsford be the city that all other communities aspire to be, we want to hear from you.

To submit a resume, please visit us online at: www.abbotsford.ca/careers

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Abbotsford, BC, CA
Posted on: 2016-11-02
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