OverviewMaxxam Analytics Laboratory Analyst- Inorganic Processing Lab (Full Time) Full Time in Mississauga, ON
Branch Mississauga ON CA
Laboratory Analyst- Inorganic Processing Lab (Full Time)
Works both independently and as part of a team. Keep work area clean, neat and organized. Recommend solutions (technical/staffing), which will make the lab more…
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 is looking for a
LABORATORY ANALYST- INORGANIC PROCESSING LAB (FULL-TIME)
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 LABORATORY ANALYST , your main responsibilities are to:
Produce high quality defensible analytical data, safely and on time by following applicable Standard Operating Procedures.
Perform method and/or data validation.
Perform more complex sample preparation and analyses.
Understand analytical procedures and resolves issues.
Suggest and help in implementing production efficiencies.
Recommend solutions (technical/staffing), which will make the lab more effective and competitive.
Act as a positive change agent in supporting Maxxam’s new initiatives (operational and cultural).
Provide technical expertise and mentoring to junior staff to effect process changes.
Ensure a high level of accuracy in sample prep and analysis.
Review LIMS summary reports to prioritize daily workload for self and junior staff.
Provide input to corrective action procedures.
Provide support to ensure that instruments and equipment are maintained.
Participate in developing SOPs and general work instructions
Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s) when conducting the following work:
Perform sample preparation and procedures prior to analyses
Perform some basic testing procedures.
Identify any non-routine samples and seek guidance on procedures for handling.
Proactive in ensuring that consumable supplies are available in the lab.
Meet quality and TAT specifications required by the client and ensure samples are analyzed within holding time requirements.
Identify and communicate non-conformances to Supervisor.
Employ proper laboratory techniques to minimize risk of mislabelling, sample mix-up and cross contamination between samples and other materials.
Adhere to Maxxam Code of Ethics Policy.
Support and comply with all Maxxam policies, Quality System and Health & Safety program.
Participates, when requested in lab and Health & Safety meetings.
Participates, when requested in internal and external audits.
Keep work area clean, neat and organized.
Provide general lab support to other departments as required.
Maintain training records and relevant qualifications.
You are the ideal LABORATORY ANALYST, if you have:
Post-secondary school education (B.Sc. preferred) or equivalent experience.
Demonstrated success in the role of Analyst, with one to three years of experience in related area of testing.
Accurately follows Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and instructions.
Good time-management, communication, multi-tasking and priority setting skills.
Detail-oriented and record keeping skills.
Assess problems and recommends solutions.
Positive outlook with an ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Adapts to a changing environment.
Works both independently and as part of a team.
Quick learner and willing to learn and continuously update skills and expertise through training.
Inspire, motivate and participate in building a strong team environment.
Proactive in resolving analytical and process problems.
Good judgment skills. Must be able to work compressed work week Work schedule will be Wednesday to Saturday, 4 days/week, 10 hours/day 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 at Maxxam.ca/careers.
Learn from the best. Be the best.
Maxxam is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to an inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection process and work environment. If you are contacted for a job opportunity, please advise Human Resources of any accommodations that are required. Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential.
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Mississauga, ON, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-20