Maxxam Analytics Laboratory Technician Temporary in Bedford, NS

Maxxam Analytics

Branch Bedford NS CA

Laboratory Technician
Bedford, NS

Performing simple analysis, including operation of balances and meters. Imagine being surrounded by the brightest minds in the industry….

Imagine being surrounded by the brightest minds in the industry
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, the largest privately owned analytical laboratory network in Canada, is looking for an


Contract position to December 30 , 2016

As a LABORATORY TECHNICIAN , your main responsibilities are:
Entry-level laboratory position covering a variety of procedures that require experience in Chemistry/Biology and general laboratory procedures. Responsible for sample preparation (soil and water) and relatively straightforward laboratory testing.
Following Standard Operating Procedures. Ensuring that working records are completed and raw data is appropriately labelled. Maintaining general housekeeping of laboratory and workstations. Preparing and cleaning glassware required for sample analysis. Preparing samples, sub-samples and reagents. Ensuring samples, extracts and standard solutions are properly labelled and stored in the appropriate location. Performing simple analysis, including operation of balances and meters. Maintaining up to date maintenance records for instrumentation. Meet quality and turnaround time specifications required by the client and ensure samples are analyzed within hold time requirements. Providing supervisor with updates on workstation status including advance notification of any delays. Maintaining control charts as per QA Manual requirements, monitoring for failure to meet tolerances and consulting with Supervisor regarding corrective actions. Standard laboratory environment Availability to work overtime and weekend work when required.

You are the ideal LABORATORY TECHNICIAN if:
You have a technical diploma, B.Sc. preferred You have e xperience performing aseptic procedures You have knowledge of standard operating procedures and instrumental techniques You have the ability to quickly learn and adhere to directions You have the ability to maintain speed and quality focus during repetitive routine analysis You have strong attention to detail and good organizational skills You have excellent interpersonal communication skills; positive attitude You have the ability to work independently

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 www.Maxxam.ca/careers .

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: Bedford, NS, CA
Posted on: 2016-09-21
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