Lab Technician

  • Company:
    ALS Oil & Gas
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / monthly
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
    Biotech / Science

ALS provides a broad range of testing and analytical services to a wide variety of end markets and industries around the globe. We continue to remain at the forefront of the testing services industry, building an enviable reputation.Location: ALSTribology, EdmontonReports to: Laboratory TechnicianPosition Type: Full-timeClassification: LT1About the Position: This position will assist in day-to-day operation of the laboratory and contribute to the overall productivity of the lab.Specific Responsibilities:Standardize equipment as needed;Process samples according to SOPs;Data entry results;Ensure the quality of the analytical data meets ALS standards and strict QA/QC requirements;Meet Turn Around Times (TAT) and hold times; Perform routine maintenance and ensure that instrumentation is in good working order;Keep registers up to date;General laboratory clean-up and maintenance;Use correct methods in accordance with the established procedures and schedules while ensuring analytical quality;Observe established safety regulations and comply with all ALS health and safety policies and procedures; Other duties as assigned.Physical Demands:Lift and carry up to30 lbs and carry May be exposed to unpleasant odours;Manual dexterity to perform intricate and/or repetitive tasks.Ability to stand for up to a full shift;Required Qualifications:College Diploma or University Degree with Chemical background;Lab experience an asset;Ability to process data, data reviewing;Intermediateunderstanding of Microsoft Word and Excel. Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:Organized with proven ability to work to deadlines;Highly motivated;Detail oriented;Able to work independently and as part of a team;Excellent English communication skills (written and verbal);, Looking for further details?Candidates interested in this opportunity should apply online no later thanOctober 22, 2018;We would like to thank everyone for their interest in ALSbut only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted;For the employee referral bonus program, this position is eligible for a LevelA bonus award.ALS welcomes and encourages applications from people with all levels of ability. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.ALS is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to fostering an inclusive work environment where the different strengths and perspectives of each employee are both recognized and valued.