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Research and Productivity Council (RPC) Lab Assistant – Organic Chemistry Contract in Fredericton, NB

Research and Productivity Council (RPC)

Branch Fredericton NB CA

Position:
Lab Assistant – Organic Chemistry
Location:
Fredericton, NB

The Research and Productivity Council (RPC) is NB’s provincial research organization, a research & technology organization that offers analytical services and…

The Research and Productivity Council (RPC) is NB’s provincial research organization, a research & technology organization that offers analytical services and applied research. In business since 1962, we serve over 1000 clients annually from our locations in Fredericton, St. George and Moncton, New Brunswick. RPC offers a challenging work environment and competitive compensation. For more information about us, visit our website at www.rpc.ca.

We are recruiting to fill 3-4 full-time positions for a Laboratory Assistant in our Organic Analytical Services department in Fredericton. These positions will be 6 month contracts with possibility of extension and/or conversion to salary status.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Working with a group of experienced chemists in a commercial lab setting, you will perform various tasks such as sample preparation and extraction, cleanup of lab, and other general lab duties. This work will take place in the cannabis lab or main lab doing soil/water analysis. Sample prep activities include homogenization, weighing, pipetting, filtering, evaporating, centrifuging, etc.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Diploma or in Chemistry
  • Experience in sample preparation and clean-up techniques
  • Organization, initiative, and attention to detail are highly desirable
  • Able to work independently as well as within a team se

TERM

These are full time positions on a six month contract with possibility of extension. Hours of work are 8:15 to 4:30 Monday thru Friday with some overtime possible. Pay range is $14 – $15/hour.

APPLY

Please email résumé referencing competition #LAOAS0718 on or before Aug 3, 2018, or send to:

Human Resources

Research and Productivity Council 921 College Hill Road

Fredericton, N.B. E3B 6Z9

R_e_view of applications will begin as soon as possible and will proceed until a suitable candidate is identified. Only those applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted.

RPC is committed to the principle of employment equity.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: $14.00 to $15.00 /hour

Education:

  • Secondary School

or proceed with Standard Application Form.

Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Fredericton, NB, CA
Posted on: 2018-07-27
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