Maxxam Analytics Lab Technician Contract in Burnaby, BC

Maxxam Analytics

Branch Burnaby BC CA

Lab Technician
Burnaby, BC

Maxxam is the Canadian market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries and a member of the Bureau…

Do you believe in the power of teamwork and sharing ideas? Do you take pride in delivering exceptional quality and service with everything you do? Do you seek out ideas for improving the status quo? If you want to make a difference and love being surrounded by the best and the brightest, Maxxam might be the place for you!

Imagine being surrounded by the brightest minds in the industry.

Maxxam Analytics looking for a:
LAB TECHNICIAN – 3 month contract
(Shift will be 3pm – 11pm. Tues – Saturday)

Join our talented team of experts in the scientific field to advance your technical knowledge and advance your career. Every day we go above and beyond to deliver innovative solutions to help our clients make important decisions that directly impact the community and the environment.

As a LAB TECHNICIAN, your main responsibilities are:
Perform preparation of media and samples
Perform all lab support duties, including sample archiving, laboratory cleaning and waste disposal
Help ensure that samples are analysed within the holding time and turn-around-time requirements as specified by regulation and/or client demands. Notify senior staff in advance of problems that may affect this obligation
Assist with the maintenance of the QC program as per QA requirements
Support and enforce strict adherence to corporate Health and Safety policies
Keep work area clean, neat and organized
Maintain training records and relevant qualifications
Perform other responsibilities as assigned

You are the ideal LAB TECHNICIAN if:
Post-secondary education with 1-2 years of microbiology laboratory experience
Theory and practice of aseptic techniques
Basic knowledge of Laboratory Information Management Systems (LIMS)
Ability to communicate in a professional and straight forward manner
Ability to work within a team-work environment
Positive, dynamic, energetic, and motivated work ethic
Able to work under pressure to meet changing deadlines and shifting priorities
Maxxam is the Canadian market leader in analytical services and solutions to the energy, environmental, food and DNA industries and a member of the Bureau Veritas Group of companies – a world leader in testing, inspection and certification services. In 2012, Maxxam was recognized as having one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate CulturesTM, an award that is testament to how much we value employee engagement, satisfaction and work environment. Maxxam is home to the brightest and committed team in the industry, and we want you to join us as we continue to grow.

Join our talented community of scientists and experts and apply today by submitting your updated resume and cover letter in WORD format directly to the job posting posted for this position at maxxam.ca/careers.

We are more than a lab. Maxxam is a science company that delivers value through its

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Burnaby, BC, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-23
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